54th Annual Mountain Moonshine Festival & Car Show

The Mountain Moonshine Festive is this weekend! Join us October 22nd - 24th in Downtown Dawsonville at Mainstreet Park!

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Explore Dawsonville & Dawson County

Dawsonville-Dawson County is the perfect place to create your own extraordinary adventure.

Dawsonville is a mountain community steeped in Appalachian lore and blessed with the stunning natural beauty of the Chattahoochee National Forest, Lake Lanier, Amicalola Falls, Dawson Forest, the Etowah and Amicalola Rivers, and the Appalachian Trail.

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Everyone Belongs Here

Get out On the Trail

If there is one place where Mother Nature is alive and kicking, it is at Georgia's only backcountry lodge, the Len Foote Hike Inn. Perched at the trailhead of the Appalachian Trail, surrounded by mountain high country and encompassing rivers and forests, backcountry trails and cascading waterfalls.

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Georgia's Tallest Waterfall

Amicalola Falls State Park

The park is named after its most treasured feature, Amicalola Falls – a magnificent 729-foot waterfall that’s the third-highest cascading waterfall east of the Mississippi River. In the thick of the spectacular terrain, stands Amicalola Falls Lodge – a beacon of comfort, rejuvenation, and true Georgia adventure.

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