Big Canoe Escape


We've created this website to guide you through the many things to do in Big Canoe, so you can get the most out of your trip!  Big Canoe is a gated community located in North Georgia, just one hour north of Atlanta. There is so much to enjoy both inside and outside the gate.

This website also highlights our Big Canoe rental which we are welcoming you to visit.  The Extraordinary Escape Cabin was designed to provide everything you will need during your stay at Big Canoe and is centrally located to allow for walking to some of the wonderful amenities in the community and a short drive to others.  


Find more details about the cabin here!


Things to Do:
Inside the Gate

Here is list of the best things to do while at Big Canoe.  There are activities you can enjoy for free and some activities which require pre-booking and/or a daily reservation fee.

Things to Do: 
Outside the Gate

Hike, Explore, Enjoy the magnificent nature!

 There are many adventures awaiting you closeby to Big Canoe.  Here are some that we recommend.

Shops and Food

Restaurants, Groceries, and Shopping - here are a few nearby locations during your stay at Big Canoe.

 Eat: Inside the Gate

The Clubhouse - Scenic Lunch or Dinner

Duffer's - Quick Bite for Breakfast or Lunch

Click Here for location, hours and menu for both options

Eat: Outside the Gate

Grocery Stores

Home Restaurant  -Upscale dining (reservation required) 

Mary's Bread Basket - Casual Lunch and Baked goods 

Foothills Market IGA - Can order ahead and pickup on your way to Big Canoe


Golf and Tennis Pro Shops - Located on the lower level of The Clubhouse

North Georgia Premium Outlets -  Large upscale outlet, trip time approximately 35 minutes

Your Big Canoe Escape

Welcome to your Extraordinary Escape at Big Canoe!  

This 4-bedroom, 3 bathroom 2,100 sq ft. vacation oasis comfortably sleeps 10 people and is just a short walk to Lake Petit, Playfield Park, playground and walking trails.  This cabin is also less than a 5 minute drive to all the Big Canoe amenities, including beach, pool, golf, tennis, marina, fitness center, and famous rockslide!  

Designed with families and friends in mind, this cabin has everything you need for endless memories and action-packed days. 

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