History

History

Step back in time as you walk in the footsteps of Civil War soldiers and Cherokee Indians. Gordon County is rich in history – experience it firsthand.


attractions


Calhoun Elks Lodge

18-hole, par-71 semi-private course...

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Canvas & Creations

Adult painting parties, kids birthday parties, after school children's classes and classes offered every month... no experience necessary!...

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Calhoun Parks & Recreation

The City of Calhoun recreation facilities feature 15 Tennis courts, 9 softball & baseball fields, 4 full-size soccer fields, a football field, gymnasium with basketball courts, swimming pool, the largest playground in Northwest Georgia, picnic area, pavilions, paved trail for walking, running & cycling, and 125 acres of green space....

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Carters Lake

One of the most scenic lakes in the SE, featuring 62 miles of shoreline, the highest earth-filled dam east of the Mississippi River, a full service marina, campgrounds, boat ramps, beach, picnic area, playgrounds, nature trail and a visitors center with a small museum. A perfect location to camp, hike, bird watch, fish and picnic. Pet friendly, leash required....

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Terry Knight Instructional Art Studio

'The Wondrous Colors of Life's Majesty are Only Seen by Those Who Watch.'- Terry Knight. Terry Knight Studio is open every Tuesday. Kids Class is 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm and Adult Class is 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm. Cost is $20 per class. All supplies are included except oil paints. Available art supplies are acrylic paint, watercolors, prismacolor pencils, charcoal, graphite, 246 lb. weight Strathmore 400 series painting paper, and 80 lb. white drawing paper....

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