History

History

Step back in time as you walk in the footsteps of Civil War soldiers and Cherokee Indians. Gordon County is rich in history – experience it firsthand.


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Copper Creek Farm

Copper Creek Farm hosts two major events each year – a Sunflower Festival during the summer and corn mazes and pumpkin patch during the fall. Copper Creek is also available for field trips, weddings and birthday parties....

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Payne Farm & Produce

A farmers market offering locally grown and pick-your-own produce. Hosts a Strawberry Festival in May and Fall Family Fun weekends in October and November. Hayrides, petting barn, farm tours, games & activities, corn maze, bonfire and delicious food are certain to keep the entire family entertained....

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Gordon County Parks & Recreation

Gordon County’s Sonoraville Recreation Complex is a 79 acre park featuring 6 lighted tennis courts, 4 lighted baseball fields, 2 soccer fields, a lighted football field, a skate-park, 2 playgrounds, picnic pavilions and a community center with a 2 basketball court gymnasium, fitness center, 3 community rooms, concessions stand and locker rooms. The Harold “Ooky” Faith Memorial Park is a 10 acre park located on Belwood Road that consists of a 1.5 mile lighted asphalt walking loop trail around a pond, two gazebos and fenced playground....

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Fort Wayne Civil War Historic Site

Fort Wayne features two well-preserved fortified areas used by both Confederate and Union forces during and after the Civil War. Visitors can walk the one mile trail to view the original parade grounds and entrenchments which are the last known constructed by the Georgia Militia. Confederates placed a light artillery battery on a hill overlooking the Oostanaula River that was used extensively during the Battle of Resaca. After the battle, Union forces occupied these fortifications to guard the Western & Atlantic Railroad bridge until after the war. Open daily dawn-dusk. Free admission. Pet friendly, leash required....

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Calhoun Spine Care & Wellness Center

Calhoun Spine Care and Wellness Center provides a wide variety of services, including: chiropractic services, fitness programs, wellness programs, therapeutic massage therapy, physical training, rehabilitation, and nutritional consultation. ...

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