Plan Your Visit

Discover a Gateway to the Appalachian Mountains

Dawsonville is located just a short drive outside of Metro Atlanta, hidden in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. No matter the time of year, there are captivating sights to see and adventures to have! Home to NASCAR drivers Bill Elliott, and his son Chase Elliott, our long tradition of involvement in the American Auto Racing industry is just the tip of the iceberg of what North Georgia has to offer.
Zip across the Amicalola State Park or try a world class rafting adventure down the Nantahala River. Experience spelunking a old gold mine from the 1800s and try your hand at panning for gold. With scenic roads to every destination, discover new sites as you embark on your journey. With numerous local vineyards and new cuisines to unearth, let North Georgia whisk you away with southern hospitality. Take in the fresh mountain air and delve into the luxurious views or heart racing adventures found scattered about the Appalachian Mountains.

The Great Outdoors


There are variety of shopping centers in the immediate vicinity of Atlanta Motorsports Park. The North Georgia Premium Outlet Mall, is one of Georgia’s top-rated outlet malls, offering over 140 stores. If you are interested in a more vintage style, Dawsonville is also home to Dawsonville Antiques. They offer over 3,000 square feet of vintage furniture and collectibles, all it takes is a stroll through this enormous shop to find undiscovered treasures. Take a piece of history with you or save big on your next purchase with Dawsonville’s vibrant antiques market.
Visit Atlanta Motorsports Park and spend the weekend viewing attractions around Dawsonville. There are many different outdoor activities, landmarks, and excursions for your leisure time before or after your race. We hope you fall in love with Dawsonville like we have!