River Forks Park has a delightful day-use area and a campground with lake views, only a few miles from downtown Gainesville, lovingly maintained by our pals with Hall County.
As of April Fool’s Day 2018, you’ll need a credit card or debit card to park at some recreation areas on Lake Lanier because several USACE Day-Use parks will no longer accept cash.
If you’re looking for a park that is far from Atlanta but close to perfect … you’re looking for Laurel Park on Lake Lanier.
Yes, Daylight Saving Time returns on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 2 AM. No one knows why, but no one knows why lights go on when we flip switches either.
The list of dates of operation for parks on Lake Lanier has been released by USACE Natural Resource Manager for Lake Lanier Nick Baggett.
In the hills of North Georgia, there’s a secret that you should know. The Appalachian Trail runs through it — hiked by adventurers and characters from all over the world. Come and meet a few on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at the Appalachian Trail Hiker Kickoff Party at Mountain Crossings Outfitters on Blood Mountain on Route 129.
The recent, daily, incessant, constant, unstoppable, nagging rain might be annoying, but at least Lake Lanier is full of water! The lake has risen more than four feet this month.
The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) operates 13 day-use parks with beaches on Lake Lanier’s almost 700-miles of shoreline. You can either pay $5.00 per visit, or purchase an annual park pass to save money.
Looking for a Valentine’s Day Getaway for a romantic dinner, some smooching, and a bit of bubbly with your Hunny Bunny? Lanier Islands is where you’ll want to be — and you can bring the kids for their own Night Out!
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has planned four open house meetings in February to update the public on the status of a Recreation Capacity Study and Master Plan Update for Lake Lanier.