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Amicalola Falls State Park – Dawsonville, GA
280 Amicalola Falls State Park Road
Dawsonville, GA
30534
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Amicalola Falls is the tallest waterfall in the Southeast.  Water cascades down 729 feet to the bottom of the falls where visitors get a magnificent view.  There are other ways to see the falls including an accessible pathway (great for strollers), Falls Overlook or do a complete circuitous hike from the Visitors Center to see the many facets of the falls.  There is a Visitor Center that offers maps, live animals, Appalachian Trail display and a gift shop.  There is a mountain-top lodge which is home to Maple Restaurant, offering fantastic views and meals including a Sunday brunch buffet.

Campground:

There are 24 wooded campsites accommodating RV’s. At the top of a 25% incline, you will find each site is an easy pull-in or back-in site with water, power, grill and fire ring. There is a comfort station laundry facilities, restrooms and clean showers.

Cabins:

Choose from 14 cabins available in two locations: Wooded Mountain Top or Creek Side Below the Falls.   Cabins are equipped with a full kitchen, heating and air conditioning, decks, fireplaces and satellite TV, and are available in 1, 2, or 3 bedroom arrangements. There are two pet-friendly cabins available.

NOTE: Check in services for campsites, cabins and picnic shelters are located at the Lodge AND the road to the campground is on a 25% incline.

Activities:

Hiking - 12 miles of trails & access to Appalachian Trail
Picnicking
Trout Fishing
Playground
Geocaching
3-D Archery
Special Programs

 

http://gastateparks.org/AmicalolaFalls
706-265-4703
Fort Mountain State Park – Chatsworth, GA
181 Fort Mountain Park Road, Chatsworth
30705
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Fort Mountain State Park is a mountain getaway for hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders.  There are more than 25-miles of beautiful trails that wind through hardwood forest thick with blueberry thickets, scenic mountain overlooks and stream-crossings.  Visitors can also take a short hike to visit the CCC-built stone fire tower (open Saturdays 1-4 pm)and an ancient rock wall built around 500 AD which is still shrouded in mystery today.  During summer months, there is a lakeside beach to cool off from all that hiking.

Campground:

The campground offers 70 sites with water and electric.  Reservations are make through ReserveAmerica and are not site-specific.

Cottages:

Fifteen 2-bedroom, fully-equipped cottages are available for rent with a couple that are dog-friendly.  You can also reserve cottages on ReserveAmerica.

Available Activities:

Mountain Biking (trail fee)
Horseback Riding
Backpacking
Miniature Golf (seasonal)
Boat Rental (seasonal)
Fishing
Kayak, Canoe, Stand-Up Paddleboard & Pedal Boat Rental (seasonal)
Hiking Trails (25 miles of trails)
Playground
Geocaching
Swimming (seasonal)

706-422-1932
Mountain Valley Ranch – Ellijay, GA
2021 Homer Wright Rd., Ellijay, GA
30536

Mountain Valley Ranch Farm Store offers many culinary delights including locally-sourced dairy products, eggs and pantry items.  However, the main draw is their meat.  Mountain Valley Ranch takes pride in how they raise their cattle and pigs.  All animals are raised on pasture or woods in a stress-free environment.  There are no Hormones, Antibiotics, Steroids,  Pesticides, and no Chemical Fertilizers.  Don't forget to indulge on some locally-sourced ice-cream!

http://grassfedgeorgia.com/index.html
706 889-0999

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