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Discover Georgia’s Lake Lanier

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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    July 22, 2019
    History of Flowery Branch

    Flowery Branch was established in 1874, one year after the Richmond and Danville Air-Line Railroad Railway System built a rail line through the city connecting Charlotte to Atlanta. Farmers raising stock had been living in the area since at least the early 19th century, when the town was known as Anaguluskee, meaning “flowers on the Read more…

    July 10, 2019
    4 Reasons Flowery Branch Should Be on Your Must-Do Summer List

    Four Reasons Flowery Branch Should Be on Your Must-Do Summer List   The town of Flowery Branch has a lot going on with the revitalization of their historic Old Town district starting this summer. We dig their special events, cool shops, great eats and drinks. Here are the Top Four reasons why we think Flowery Read more…

    July 6, 2019
    Pet Friendly Lake Lanier – Where can I bring my dog?

    Pet Friendly Lake Lanier – Where can I bring my dog? As spring arrives, many visitors to Lake Lanier want to know where they can bring their furry friends for a day at the lake. One of the most common questions we are asked is: “What parks on Lake Lanier allow dogs?”   Always be Read more…

    July 5, 2019
    Step into Buford’s past and explore how this town has changed.

    BUFORD MUSEUM…… On the ground floor of the Buford Community Center, you can step through a door and step into the past. The Buford Museum is home to a collection of artifacts, photographs, and antiques dating back to the area’s earliest known residents, the Native Americans. You’ll also find historical items from the founding of Read more…

    May 6, 2019
    LGBT Community Creates Summer Hot Spot at Lake Lanier

    Living in Atlanta has many perks. Convenient access to the most visited Corps of Engineers lake in the country is one of the best options for Atlantans seeking fun in the sun.  Pack a picnic, rent a boat and head over to one of Atlanta’s most favorite gathering place sfor a staycation worth Instagramming! Staying Read more…

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