Holiday Inn Express Dahlonega
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Dahlonega
... mountains, and it didn't disappoint! Even the hotels and fast food restaurants stuck with the alpine theme! We soaked in the atmosphere for a bit before heading to the cabin, which was an adventure in itself! It truly was in the middle of nowhere, with dirt tracks of at least 30 degree inclination proving a challenge for our wee Ford Fiesta. We managed though, and the result was so very worth ...
... wet evening, it wasn't too bad out of the rain and taking to my fellow hikers.
Some of those I talked to were Smokescreen (Steve), Co-ed (Dave) and Mooch (Emily), and we decided to get a cabin at Neel Gap in two days together since they fit four people. With that plan in mind, we set out for Lance Creek campground about 7.5 miles away, about halfway to the gap. We would have gone further but there was a section of trail right after Lance Creek that you can't camp ...
... famed Amicalola Falls - 3rd highest in the USA and the start/end of the Appalachian Trail. And then hiked from the visitor center to the falls and back on two different trials. Maybe 3 miles or 1/1,000th of the famed Trail. Like spending 10 minutes at the Grand Canyon!
And then we discovered the boutique town of Blue Ridge where the new money from Atlanta hangs out over weekends and holidays. Great shopping and the ...
... history of America's first major gold rush and Georgia's oldest existing courthouse.
In 1828 Benjamin Parks discovered gold while deer hunting. Within a year thousands of miners had descended on Georgia, creating America's first major gold rush. Auraria (from the Latin aurum meaning "gold"), six miles south of Dahlonega, was the first of the gold rush boomtowns. Dahlonega (from the Cherokee word ...
... town which is shown on the vampire diaries or Gilmore girls. I don't know what else to write about this town. Just that the only really interesting fact was that it was the site of the first American gold rush. Hmmmm I wonder how many people will find that little fact interesting ...