Welcome to Dahlonega!
Site of the first major U.S. Gold Rush and the Heart of Georgia Wine Country, Dahlonega offers an authentic, mountain getaway only an hour north of Atlanta. Our guests and locals alike enjoy outstanding arts and gold medal wineries, original architecture and gold history attractions, a Golden Bear signature golf course and the University of North Georgia with its signature gold steeple. As a destination hub in the heart of the North Georgia Mountains, Dahlonega plays host to year round weddings, waterfall and wildlife seekers, and world renowned bicycling events.
Experience our live music and theater, local shopping and dining, heritage museums and tours, and seasonal festivals. We invite you to join the fun and unwind along our trails, on our rivers, and in our relaxing lodging accommodations. From the National Forest to the National Registered Downtown Historic District, welcome to award-winning Dahlonega… "It's Pure Gold"!
Visitor Information Center
13 South Park Street
Dahlonega, GA 30533
Directions from Atlanta Getting here from Atlanta is simple! 1.Take GA-400 N/US-19 N (through Alpharetta, Cumming, and Dawsonville). 2.Turn LEFT at GA-60 N/US-19 N/S Chestatee St. at the traffic light at the end of GA-400 N. 3.Continue for approximately 5.5 miles. Arrive at Dahlonega's Historic Square.Visit Website
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Dahlonega Travel Guides
Dahlonega Spa Resort
The fresh air will instantly cure your big-city stress, and our expansive views, nature trails, spa treatments and outdoor jacuzzi will soothe your body & soul.
Dahlonega Stories: The Landmarks & Legends of History
Dahlonega, site of the first major American Gold Rush, is one of the most historic towns in the United States. Its commercial buildings have been well pre-served, and these landmark buildings are full of businesses as fascinating as the legends that have emerged with 175 years of thriving history.
Etowah River Water Trail Rack Card
Explore 163 miles of the best family paddling in North Georgia. Set out for a day or map out an overnight adventure.
The dining information on this page is supplied by the Georgia Restaurant Association.
Easter Brunch and Egg Hunt at Forrest HillsForrest Hills Mountain Resort & Conference Center135 Forrest Hills Rd.View on Map
Easter Lunch Buffet is from 11:30am – 3:30pm and Easter Egg Hunt starts at 1:15pm. $5 carriage rides from 12:30 to 2:30. FREE Easter egg hunt available for kids that are walking – 10 years old. Special Easter Sunday Lunch Buffet pricing: $24.95 Adults – Children 4-11 $12.95 4 -11 / FREE 3 ... > Find Out MoreNew Year's Eve Party Getaway!Forrest Hills Mountain Resort & Conference Center135 Forrest Hills Rd.View on Map
Join us for our 29th annual New Year Party! Have a great time, stay safe and ring in the New Year at Forrest Hills Mountain Resort. Your night will start with a delicious prime rib dinner buffet and will be followed by a dance party in our Rose Garden Dining Room complete with DJ and complimentary toast... > Find Out MoreMother’s Day Brunch at Forrest HillsForrest Hills Mountain Resort & Conference Center135 Forrest Hills Rd.View on Map
Join us Sunday, May 14th for our fabulous Mother’s Day Brunch. Don’t just take her out to eat…take her somewhere special! Seating times are 11:30am, 1:00pm and 2:30pm in our Rose Garden Dining Room. Outdoor seating will also be available, weather permitting. BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND…Music will... > Find Out More