Holiday Inn Express Dahlonega
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Dahlonega
... a bear canister, which virtually no one on the trail has. The hike was pleasant even though it was overcast and misty. It kept the day cool while we hiked, although all the mists blocked the views. Lance Creek was crowded since everyone was stopping before the bear canister section, but Smokescreen, Co-ed, Mooch and I all ended up right next to each other and hung out with everyone until dark. It was a very festive atmosphere with so many people there.
The last push to ...
... for many years and decided to head for the mountains for a change. But mountains and Florida are not quite synonymous. The nearest was either South Carolina or northern Georgia. The Appalachian Trail has always held mystique since meeting a through hiker many years ago. So we headed to Georgia and Mile 1 (or Miles 1,146 pending where you start).
Dahlonega, GA is an old mining town in the mountains and a perfect setting ...
... called Mountain Crossing that sells pizza and coffee so I quickly changed my mind. I ended up staying here in the hostel, it's supposed to pour tonight so I couldn't pass up the opportunity for a dry bed. Planning on doing about 11 miles tomorrow, it's supposed to rain and snow tomorrow so we will see if I'm able to make it to Low Gap ...
... 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 ...