Blue Ridge is a small town located in the mountains of north Georgia. Nestled between the Nantahala and the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests, Blue Ridge is the perfect destination for hikers, kayakers, fishermen, and all lovers of the outdoors. It is also home to the historic Blue Ridge Scenic Railway. With a population of approximately 1,250 residents, Blue Ridge attracts over 15 million visitors per year, due to its gorgeous forests, fishing attractions, local art scene and craft breweries. Visitors enjoy shows at the Art Center and eclectic restaurants scattered throughout the community. This small town is also home to the famous Mercier’s Orchard which features approximately 300 acres of apple orchards and farmland. ThompsonGas enjoys supporting communities like this one who depend on propane to keep their homes and businesses running.