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At Lake Lanier, there’s something for everyone.
Pick your pleasure – on and off the water. We’ve got it all – and it’s waiting for you!



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It’s Pumpkin Season

Slip Away Blog

    September 3, 2019

    Now Open! Margaritaville RV Resort is the perfect destination to escape to the great outdoors and enjoy all that Margaritaville at Lanier Islands has to offer – the beach, Water Park, boating, horseback riding, restaurants and entertainment at the lake. With incredible lakefront views, each site includes a 30’ – 50’ concrete pad, full hook Read more…

    September 2, 2019
    Countdown to Pumpkin Season

    September is around the corner. The nights will be getting cooler. Fall and pumpkin season are on their way and in full force at the stores and the farmer market. It’s time for the Pumpkin Spice Latte. However, once you make a trip to your local pumpkin patch and bring your pumpkins home, do you Read more…

    August 29, 2019
    Gardening Tasks

    The Garden The mission of the Atlanta Botanical Garden is to develop and maintain plant collections for display, education, research, conservation, and enjoyment. In both Gainesville and Atlanta, the Garden connects visitors to the beauty and botanical the splendor of the natural world. The Garden in Gainesville features nationally recognized collections of maples, magnolias, witch Read more…

    August 27, 2019
    Enjoy Nature at Lanier Islands

    Only half an hour from Atlanta, Lanier Islands is situated on the southern shore of Lake Sidney Lanier and is Georgia’s most visited lakeside resort destination. This breathtaking site encompasses natural beauty in a private setting, making it an ideal location for family vacations, romantic getaways, business conferences and meetings, weddings, and more. It also Read more…

    August 26, 2019
    Lake Lanier Olympic Legacy

    Fields’ Family Legacy Mr. Bill Fields was a member of the Great 8 rowing crew, who captured the Gold Medal in the 1952 Olympics. After his military service, he returned to Gainesville, where he consulted with the U.S. Olympic Atlanta Organizing Committee, who chose Lake Lanier to be the sight of the 1996 Rowing and Read more…

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