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Big Canoe Welcomes the Atlanta Mandolin Orchestra

Mar 14, 2017
Atlanta Mandolin Orchestra

50 miles north of Atlanta, the Big Canoe mountain community is getting ready for a gripping performance. On March 26, owners of the rustic mountain homes will welcome the Atlanta Mandolin Orchestra, including Big Canoe residents Bob and Barbara Knysz. Bob Knysz is concertmaster, and Barbara plays Mandocello, in this unique group dedicated to the art of mandolin music...

Harbor Club on Lake Oconee Hand-Picked as Southern Living Inspired Community

Mar 14, 2017
Harbor Club on Lake Oconee marina

Harbor Club on Lake Oconee, the embracing lake and golf community, has been selected a new member of the Southern Living Inspired Communities, a unique collection of residential developments featuring members across five Southern states (Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee) that exemplify the Southern Living lifestyle. Hand-picked by the magazine’s editors, Southern Living Inspired Communities are neighborhoods marked by charm, taste, and Southern spirit that embody a distinctive...

Irresistible Golf and Tennis at Lake Oconee

Feb 3, 2017
Lake Oconee golf courses

Golf enthusiasts world-wide are flocking to one of the best best golf resorts near Atlanta to experience the spectacular courses found at Reynolds Lake Oconee. The well-designed golf courses are located here in the stunning and picturesque city of Greensboro, Georgia. Reynolds Lake Oconee is of the gated communities in Georgia on Lake Oconee that...

Tennis Anyone? Big Canoe Has Indoor Tennis Too!

Jan 25, 2017
Big Canoe pickleball

If you’re a fan of playing tennis all year around, you'll likely need to join a tennis center in the South, as winter makes it difficult to play on outdoor courts. On the other hand, you can move to a community with indoor tennis courts, and amenities to play the game in any type of weather. While most master-planned communities have a tennis court or two, you'll find a lively tennis club at Big Canoe in Georgia...

Year End Reflections From Big Canoe in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Dec 20, 2016
Big Canoe covered bridge

2016 was a great year in Big Canoe! As the New Year approaches, we’re enjoying looking back at everything we’ve accomplished as a community, as well as the many fun times we’ve shared inside the gates. Here are just a few highlights...

Reynolds Lake Oconee - Blissful Living

Nov 29, 2016
Reynolds Lake Oconee lakefront property

Age may be the simplest known divider of groups that range from young families to retirees. But when it comes to where they live, they do share three goals: 1. Both want a wide range of diverse activities for individual choices 2. They appreciate a beautiful and water-oriented surroundings 3. All ages prefer a peaceful and quiet retreat but within an hour or less to big city amenities...

Holiday and Artisans Market at Currahee Club

Oct 12, 2016
Currahee Club markets

A seasonal favorite, the Currahee Club Holiday and Artisans Market coming Saturday November 19, 2016 draws vendors and artisans from around the community to sell their local and regional goods. Visitors can shop produce, crafts, homemade goods and other fares as the Sports Campus Lawn is transformed into a Country Market from 8am - 1pm. The event is open to the public and is...

Currahee Club - Labor Day Family Fun

Sep 1, 2016
best golf communities in Georgia

Just as Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of the summer, Labor Day signals the end of the dog days of summer. And there’s no better way for North Georgia retirement communities to say so long to the summer than with a classic outdoor cookout in a place with beautiful views overlooking a Hartwell golf course and surrounded by friendly people...

Big Canoe Rising Appeal to Families of All Ages

Aug 22, 2016
Big Canoe GA amenities

Just one hour North of Atlanta, in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains, is an friendly gated community like no other in the region. Often considered the best place to live in GA in the mountains, we are speaking of the vibrant community known as Big Canoe. With its scenic mountain property, cozy homes, and fun amenities, Big Canoe has become....

Summer Fun at Big Canoe - Award Winning Georgia Mountain Community

Aug 15, 2016
Big Canoe GA amenities

If the sand and beach are the only images that come to mind when conjuring up images of summertime fun, it’s time to experience a summer in the mountains. There is no such thing as a lazy summer day. That’s because in the mountains, the outdoor activities are endless. Among the list of things to do...


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