Located in the foothills of North Georgia Appalachians, Big Canoe offers dramatic mountain peaks and natural woodland forest. Surprisingly, it's just 1 hour north of Atlanta-the perfect retreat for the weekend, the summer or forever. Big Canoe is an escape to the rustic setting of hills, woods, and mountain streams. In addition to the resort facilities, other recreational choices include canoeing, paddleboating, and volleyball. During the summer, special activities are offered. Explore Chicamauga and Chattanooga national parks and the Civil War battlefields of Lookout Mountain and Missionary Ridge. Enjoy fine dining at the resort or venture into Atlanta for the sights and sounds of the city. Big Canoe amenities include a swimming pool, children's pool, hot tub, a lake, beach, boating, fishing, golf, tennis, exericse equipment, health club, playground, grocery, restaurant, snack bar, shopping, and conference facillities.
Another resort in the area you may like is Golf Club Villas at Big Canoe. Golf Club Villas at Big Canoe is an hour from Atlanta in Marble Hill, Georgia. This resort is an escape to a rugged setting among hills, woods, and mountain streams. Activities at Golf Club Villas at Big Canoe are golf, tennis, hiking, canoeing, and paddle boating. The pool is open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Enjoy fine dining at the resort or at nearby areas. Golf Club Villas at Big Canoe offers full kitchens, fireplace, DVD, washer/dryer, deck, and two bedrooms, sleeping up to eight.