8th Annual Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting and Jingle Market happening on December 4th!

Celebrate Christmas in Downtown Dawsonville on a new night... Friday, December 4, 2020 with a Night Parade, Tree Lighting, Jingle Market and free festivities!

Adventure in the Outdoors

Southern Terminus of the Appalachian Trail

Hiking & Backcountry Trails

Dawsonville is internationally acclaimed as a hiking destination with the eight-mile approach trail to Springer Mountain, located in Dawson County.

On the Water

Kayaking & Canoeing

From smooth sailing to white-knuckle adventure, Dawson County’s three major rivers – the Etowah, the Amicalola, and the Chestatee – offer a range of canoe,...

Discover beautiful waterfalls in Dawson County

Waterfalls

Experience nature at its most breathtaking at one our our many spectacular waterfalls.

Ziplining

Aerial Adventures

We’ve teamed up with American Adventure Park Systems to bring you the Screaming Eagle Aerial Adventure Tour at Amicalola Falls. Even the squirrels don’t have...