- Allatoona Lake, located on the Etowah River, a tributary of the Coosa River, about 30 miles north of Atlanta, covers an area of 12,010 acres with a depth of 145 feet. Allatoona Lake is one of the most frequently visited U.S. Army Corps of Engineers lakes in the nation. The Visitor Center...
- The climate in northern Georgia is generally temperate. Short, cool winters give relief from hot summers.
- Recommended activities include boating, camping, fishing, hiking, hunting, picnicking, and swimming. There is a visitor center and interpretive programs are available. Water sports and wildlife viewing are also popular.
1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 008-44.)
other nearby markers:
At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, as the crow flies. Battle of Allatoona (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Battle of Allatoona (approx. 0.4 miles away); Railroad Block-house (approx. 1.8 miles away); Emerson (approx. 2.5 miles...