Plan fun things to do while in Canton

Located in the Atlanta metropolitan area and situated just one hour from the Blue Ridge Mountains, Canton, GA is referred to as the place "Where Metro Meets the Mountains." The Country Inn & Suites is conveniently located off Riverstone Parkway and I-575, providing easy access to North Georgia attractions like Lake Allatoona and downtown Atlanta. Nearby recreation options include Etowah River Park and Cherokee County Aquatic Center. Six Flags Over Georgia and Amicalola Falls are less than an hour from the hotel, making each an ideal day trip destination.
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Amicalola Falls State Park

25.99 mi / 41.82 km from the hotel
You can hike more than 12 miles of challenging trails, take a picnic or go trout fishing when you visit this state park. Be sure to see the tallest cascading waterfall in the Southeast, named for the Cherokee word meaning "Tumbling Waters."

Antique Village Mall

3.21 mi / 5.17 km from the hotel
Sort through the treasures of days gone by in more than 7,000 square feet of space. Depression glass, antique tools, estate jewelry and more are waiting for you.

Downtown Canton

1.67 mi / 2.68 km from the hotel
Browse for curios, explore a museum, or enjoy dinner and a show at this eclectic assembly of local eateries and intriguing shops.

Funk Heritage Center

6.43 mi / 10.35 km from the hotel
You won't want to miss this premier Indian interpretive site. Explore artifacts, presentations and film that tell the history of Indians and early settlers in the Southeast.

Gibbs Gardens

13.83 mi / 22.26 km from the hotel
Visit and explore more than 200 acres of estate gardens including 24 ponds, 32 bridge crossings and 19 waterfalls.

Lake Allatoona

16.07 mi / 25.87 km from the hotel
Pack a picnic lunch and head to one of the playgrounds or beaches surrounding this appealing lake. After a ball game or horseshoes match, you can rent a boat and head out into deep water for fishing or sailing.