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


Southern Estate Alpacas

Located on over 50 acres of lush green pastures, Southern Estate Alpacas is home to alpacas and goats. Make a reservation to attend one of their educational farm tours. The two-hour tour begins with an "Alpaca 101" inside the farm store to learn the origins of alpacas and see the many exquisite products made from their elite herd. You can even purchase products made from your favorite alpaca's fleece. Once you learn the basics, step out into the pasture and come face-to-face with the friendly alpacas, who will happily eat right from your hands (and provide great photo opportunities for you and your family)! Admission is $20 per person and must be paid in advance. Group rates are available by calling (706) 263-1456. Tours last 1.5 to 2 hours and are available on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 12 p.m. (availability and rates are subject to change). Reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. ...

Read More


Harris Arts Center

Home to the Roland Hayes Museum, Ratner Theater, art galleries and The Art Market Gift Shop. HAC features rotating exhibits, instruction and cultural performances. The Art Market offers a diverse variety of handcrafted gifts by local and regional artists. Pottery, jewelry, paintings, photography, baskets, blown glass, turned wood, and art dolls are some of the many items offered at affordable price points....

Read More


Pro Health & Spa

Pro Health & Spa offers a variety of therapeutic services to strengthen the body from injuries and physical pain in every part of the body, as well as, relaxing massages to soothe your mind....

Read More


Cycling

Gordon County has scenic trails for leisurely bike rides or intermediate trails to challenge yourself. Good beginner trails can be found at the Calhoun Recreation Center and Salacoa Creek Park. The Sonoraville Recreation Center offers a good beginner to intermediate trail. The Water Tank Trails are more intermediate. ...

Read More


Fields Ferry Golf Club

A public 18-hole course designed by Arthur Davis. The course plays 6,700 from the challenging back tees. The lush fairways are 419 Bermuda and the greens are newly installed Champion Bermuda. Since opening in 1992, Fields Ferry has been one of the finest courses in North Georgia, attracting individuals for leisurely rounds and large groups for tournaments. The course is easily accessible off I-75 and open daily....

Read More

VIEW ALL