In the historic square of Hartwell, Ga., enjoy browsing through the quaint antique stores and unique gift shops offering original regional crafts and fine art. Sip coffee and soak in the artwork at the downtown art gallery with changing exhibitions, shop for fine clothing and dine at one of several restaurants. For entertainment, visit the community theater and a bluegrass music hall with weekly Saturday night performances featuring a live radio broadcast. Walking tours of historic downtown are available upon request. Situated on the shores of Hartwell Lake is Hart State Outdoor Recreation Area with camping, cabins and lots of lake activities. Area historical sites include the Center of the World Monument and the Hart County Historical Museum. Play golf at Cateechee Golf Club, an Audobon Signature Golf Course, dine at the Waterfall Restaurant, and spend the night in one of four golf suites Sign up to run in the two-state Hartwell Dam Run!
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31 East Howell Street
Hartwell, GA 30643
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Hartwell Travel Guides
May 23, 2015 - May 23, 2015Long Point Recreation AreaView on Map
706-376-8899Mark your calendar for the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend to "Party with a Purpose" for HYDRA on Lake Hartwell. This year's event is already proving to be an eagerly-anticipated... Find Out More
May 23, 2015 - May 24, 2015281 Opal Street ExtensionView on Map
706-376-0928Come join us this Memorial Day Weekend for The Challenge of the Centuries Bike Ride. Beginning and ending in Hartwell, Ga., (adjacent to beautiful Lake Hartwell and the... Find Out More
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