Dahlonega, GA's Trail Fest -- March 16-18, 2012

Dahlonega, GA -- one of the world's coolest unknown towns -- is the Southern Gateway to the Appalachian Trail.

You're invited to visit Dahlonega [pronounced: "dahlonega"] for the celebration of the NOrthBOunder kickoff season and the town's latest claim to fame: being named an official Appalachian Trail Community by our friends at the Appalachian Trail Conservancy.

Dahlonega's Trail Fest officially begins Friday, March 18, but the great times start Thursday evening as the Dahlonega Gold Museum presents "Hiking & History on the Appalachian Trail" from 5:30-7:00 pm (admission ranges from $3.50-$6.00).

Assorted festivities include a Mountain Dance on Saturday night, and a guided overnight backpack trip for beginners [motto: "Almost everyone survives!"].

Kiss winter goodbye at the Dahlonega Trail Fest!

Click Here for DahlonegaTrailFest.org

Click Here for Information on Dahlonega: An Appalachian Trail Community


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