Visit Georgia's Great Lake 45 Minutes North of Atlanta

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…

Elachee Updates Trail System Maps & Signs

Elachee Updates Trail System Map & Signs When hiking the Trail System at Chicopee Woods Nature Preserve you will soon find that the signage and mapping system has been comprehensively revamped. These changes will greatly enhance hiker navigation on the trail system and reflect changes made as part of Elachee’s conservation efforts within the Nature Read more…

Oakwood, GA Original Railroad Stop Between Charlotte and Atlanta in 1873

Oakwood originated around 1873 as a railroad stop between Charlotte and Atlanta. Initially called Odell’s Crossing, the name was later changed to Oakwood because the location was the regular stop for wood-burning locomotives picking up essential fuel. Nestled between the Interstate 985 corridor and the tree-lined shores of Lake Lanier, Oakwood is in a fortuitous Read more…

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