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.


attractions


Resaca Battlefield Historic Site

Walk the six-miles of trail systems where much of the heaviest fighting occurred at the first major battle of the “Atlanta Campaign”. The park includes massive earthen Confederate and Federal infantry and artillery fortifications, interpretive signage, and a covered picnic pavilion. Open Friday – Sunday, dawn to dusk. Free admission. Pet friendly, leash required....

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Cycling

Gordon County has scenic trails for leisurely bike rides or intermediate trails to challenge yourself. Good beginner trails can be found at the Calhoun Recreation Center and Salacoa Creek Park. The Sonoraville Recreation Center offers a good beginner to intermediate trail. The Water Tank Trails are more intermediate. ...

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Fields Ferry Golf Club

A public 18-hole course designed by Arthur Davis. The course plays 6,700 from the challenging back tees. The lush fairways are 419 Bermuda and the greens are newly installed Champion Bermuda. Since opening in 1992, Fields Ferry has been one of the finest courses in North Georgia, attracting individuals for leisurely rounds and large groups for tournaments. The course is easily accessible off I-75 and open daily....

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Stress Knot Massage Studio

Unwind with a Swedish or deep tissue massage or treat yourself to a quick chair massage. Each massage is given in a calm and soothing environment which encourages relaxation for the mind, body, and soul. ...

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Harris Arts Center

Home to the Roland Hayes Museum, Ratner Theater, art galleries and The Art Market Gift Shop. HAC features rotating exhibits, instruction and cultural performances. The Art Market offers a diverse variety of handcrafted gifts by local and regional artists. Pottery, jewelry, paintings, photography, baskets, blown glass, turned wood, and art dolls are some of the many items offered at affordable price points....

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