Lanier Islands Activities
Every season has its own Lanier Islands activities to enjoy, no matter your age or interests.
Legacy Golf Course
Rolling fairways, undulating greens and soft white sand-all without a house in sight to spoil the beauty of Lake Lanier. But it is the uncommon that makes this golf experience better. The engaging and cordial conversation with staff, attention to detail and complimentary snacks and beverages. Quiet and peaceful, teeming with wildlife, with 12 of the 18 holes along lake-lined shores. Lanier Islands Golf Course will leave golfers feeling like they escaped to a completely unique time and place.
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Hiking and Walking Trails
Enjoy a leisurely or brisk hike around the islands with one of our scenic hiking trails. Our Legacy Limits Trail offers the hiking buff a 1.6-mile trek around the tip of Legacy Island. This is a natural trail formed by deer and other hiking enthusiasts; it runs along the water’s edge, with natural obstacles placed by Mother Nature herself.
Margaritaville at Lanier Islands Water Park
A lakeside adventure with fun and exciting rides at all levels on the thrill scale, The Water Park at Lanier Islands has something for everyone, from toddlers to teens and adults. If you love excitement, this is the place for you! Slide down the Black Out in total darkness, race your best pal on dual mats, challenge yourself to heart pounding drops and breathtaking vertical plummets or fly across the lake on a zip line. Try them all and then replay your favorites! Open all Summer.
Explore the Splendor of Lanier Islands by Horseback! Saddle up for a great ride at the Margaritaville at Lanier Islands Stables. Gentle horses are ready to take you through a set of scenic trails along the shores of Lake Lanier. In addition to trail rides, we offer pony rides, summer and fall horse camps, riding lessons and much more in a relaxed and educational setting.
Boat Rentals at Harbor Landing
Be your own captain and explore Lake Lanier’s 38,000 acres. With the largest fleet of boats for rent on the lake, we offer a large variety of pontoons, tritoons, houseboats and VIP Excursion Yachts. In addition, tubes and water sports equipment are here for your enjoyment.
Margarita, Brunch and Wine Cruises
There’s no better place to raise a glass (or two) than on a wine or margarita cruise aboard our LandShark and Margaritaville 850-foot redesigned excursion yachts. Departing from Harbor Landing, the voyage around Lake Lanier is a feast for the senses, with incredible views of the lake and nature, specially selected wine/margaritas and food pairings!
License to Chill Snow Island
Margaritaville at Lanier Islands will host a flurry of fun this winter, with the debut of License to Chill Snow Island. In addition to hosting the fastest snow tubing hill in North America, License to Chill Snow Island will feature festive carnival rides with the breathtaking backdrop of millions of twinkling holiday lights. Open during the Winter.
Magical Nights of Lights
Tradition and excitement merge at a magical place with seven miles of traditional yet unique holiday lights. And there’s more winter wonderland fun to be had at LandShark Landing with winter-themed carnival rides, firepits, smore’s, specialty winter drinks and more. See website for hours of operation.