Hollis Q. Lathem Reservoir paddle
|Event Location:||Dawsonville, GA|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sun, Aug 27 2017 10:00 am >> Sun, Aug 27 2017 2:00 pm|
|Registration Opens:||Tue, Aug 22 2017 7:00 pm|
|Registration Cut Off:||Sat, Aug 26 2017 10:00 pm|
|Event Duration:||4 Hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D3: Moderate|
|Trip Leader(s):||Heidi W.|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 21 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||10|
|Minimum Group Size:||3|
|Number Registered So Far:||5 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||Yes|
We will be flat-water paddling at Hollis Q. Lathem Reservoir in Dawsonville, GA.
The Reservoir encompasses 334 acres with about 15 miles of shoreline and is surrounded by 150 foot buffer. The lake is located in Cherokee and Dawson Counties; the entrance address is 5436 Cowart Road in Dawsonville, GA 30534.
For some history on the reservoir go to http://ccwsa.com/reservoir/history/
There is a daily use fee of five ($5) dollars per vehicle, with on site pay box and instructions. A yearly pass is also available (onsite only during business hours) for $50/year.
Thanks to AOC members Richard and Joanne Roberts for introducing us to this hidden gem!
This paddle is suitable for beginners, but remember that it is flat water, so consistent paddling will be required.
Here is a map of the approximate route we will be paddling.
|How to Get There:|
The address to Hollis Q. Lathem Reservoir is
5436 Cowart Road in Dawsonville, GA 30534.
The coordinates are:
We'll leave it up to you to determine your best route. If you need some help, feel free to reach out to us.
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