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The Essential Guide to Dawsonville, GA

Located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains and just a short drive from Atlanta and Chattanooga, Dawsonville offers breathtaking views of the mountains while still providing access to all the amenities that come with living near larger cities.

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Landmarks near Dawsonville

Not only does this small town provide stunning scenery but it also has a thriving economy, making it easy to find job opportunities close by. Whether you’re seeking peace and quiet or an active lifestyle surrounded by nature, Dawsonville has something for everyone!

Amicalola Falls State Park

Spectacular scenery and hiking trails make Amicalola Falls State Park one of Georgia’s most popular state parks. The falls are also the largest waterfall in Georgia.

Atlanta Motorsports Park

Atlanta Motorsports Park is the first green, sustainable motorsports club of its kind, for high-performance cars, motorcycles, and karts. In addition to providing a driver’s haven for its members, Atlanta Motorsports Park offers private track rentals, corporate group options as well as the world’s most unique kart track.

Bowen Center for the Arts

The Bowen Center for the Arts is a 5,000-square-foot historic building in downtown Dawsonville built in the post-Depression era. A beautiful showcase for fine art, exhibits are shown year-round featuring Georgia artists.
Every year the Bowen has new and exciting exhibits.

Georgia Racing Hall of Fame Museum

The Dawsonville History Museum is the official home of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame Museum. Celebrating the history of motorsports in the state, and dedicated to preserving the memory of the drivers, mechanics, car owners and other who have contributed to the sport.

Etowah Valley Sporting Clays

Etowah Valley Sporting Clays offers serious sport shooting enthusiasts as well as beginners looking to have fun the premier spot for clay, skeet, trap and five stand shooting in the greater Atlanta area.

North Georgia Premium Outlets

North Georgia Premium Outlets is the ultimate shopping destination for savvy shoppers looking for unbeatable deals on top-of-the-line brands. Located in Dawsonville, GA, this premium outlet mall boasts over 140 stores including trendsetting favorites like Nike Factory Store, Michael Kors, H&M, and more.

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Hike to the Amicalola Falls

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Zipline at Amicalola State Park


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See how good you can shoot at Etowah Valley Sporting Clays


Visit the "Moonshine Capital of the World" at Dawsonville Moonshine Distillery


Bring the family carting at Atlanta Motorsports Park

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Explore the exhibits at the Bowen Center for the Arts


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Visit the Mountain Moonshine Festival

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Travel down to Lake Lanier

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