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Summertime Fun Weekend Getaway

THIS GETAWAY INCLUDES
  • Animal Adventures
  • Family-Friendly
  • Outdoors
SEASON BEST ENJOYED
  • Summer
LaGrange, Georgia is the perfect destination to spend a summer weekend. From soaking up rays on West Point Lake and floating down the Chattahoochee River to playing a round of golf and sampling award-winning wines, this 3-day trip will keep you entertained while mixing in a splash of relaxation!

THREE DAYS

  • Cruise around West Point Lake
  • Sample local beer, wine and handcrafted cocktails
  • Feed a giraffe from the palm of your hand
  • Tee up your golf game at The Fields
  • Get your retail fix at Emberglow

Day 1

Tee Up, Sit Down, Then Watch the Sun Set

  • Tee up between the rolling Georgia hills
  • Sip eclectic-style beers in the Historic Hillside District
  • Watch the sun set before casting your line

TEE OFF IN STYLE

AT THE FIELDS GOLF CLUB

Featuring wide open fairways, fescue hazards and over 6,500 yards of course, The Fields Golf Club is a challenging yet playable (and affordable!) course for all skills levels. Book a tee time and discover why this 18 hole, links style course is so popular!
Who doesn’t love a good brew and classic Southern-American fare with an Asian twist? If that pairing sounds a little out there to you, don’t worry—one meal at Beacon and you’ll soon be singing a different tune. Known around town for its savory eats and eccentric, delicious brews, the cuisine at Beacon Brewing Co. is otherworldly (in a very good way).
Located within a 458-acre park on West Point Lake, Pyne Road Park is the perfect spot to enjoy the sunset before doing some night fishing! With wide open green space all the way up to the shore, the view of the sun over the lake’s horizon is unimpeded. Pack a few snacks, embrace a moment of serenity and prepare for the lake’s nightlife to come alive!

LET'S EAT!

Day 2

Sunny Days and Plenty of Rays

  • Shop locally and sustainably at Emberglow
  • Explore beautiful West Point Lake
  • Sample flavorful craft beverages in a welcoming environment

CRISP, CREATIVE

CRAFT BEVERAGES

Voted Brewery of the Year 2021 by Beer Connossieur Magazine, Wild Leap features a continually evolving assortment of ales, IPAs, goses, stouts and porters, as well as their own in-house crafted vodka and specialty, craft cocktails for those desiring a beverage with a little more kick. With a spacious outdoor courtyard, yard games, board games and more, the environment at Wild Leap is built for a good time.
Emberglow is an artisan collective with an eclectic mix of locally made one-of-a-kind art, jewelry, pottery, reclaimed/repurposed wood, and much more. You’ll love this handmade shopping experience!
Is your summer really official if you haven’t hit the waters of West Point Lake? No boat? No worries. Highland Pines Resort and Marina has you covered with boat rentals at great prices so you can take it easy on the tide. In fact, it’s common for groups to rent a pontoon, hook up a bluetooth speaker and set sail on a Pontoon Boat Party for the day.

Day 3

Rivers, Vineyards and an African Safari

  • Float your way down the Chattahoochee River
  • Enjoy soulful tunes in a local vineyard
  • Befriend a giraffe

SET OUT

ON THE RIVER

Located in West Point, GLL Outdoors is the ultimate one-stop shop for your kayak adventure down the Chattahoochee River. The all-inclusive rentals provide you with a life jacket, paddles and the option for a single or double kayak. Beginning below West Point Dam, the waters remain relatively smooth for a relaxing float downstream. Plan to spend 2-3 hours on the water once you take off, so don’t forget the sunscreen and plenty of water!
Featuring over 70 species from around the world, you’ll want to carve out some time for an adventure at Wild Animal Safari! Take your own vehicle or rent a zebra van and travel through the 3.5-mile drive experience, getting up-close and personal with a variety of animals. When you purchase tickets, be sure to purchase bags of grass pellets. You’ll be able to feed giraffes, buffalo, zebras and more from the palm of your hand!
Tucked away in LaGrange, Nutwood Winery sits on ten acres of land filled with 200 year old pecan trees. Enjoy time with friends and family in the 6,000 sq. ft. tasting room with a full wine bar and ample seating. Specialized cheeses and meats are available for purchase and pair perfectly with the venue’s selection of wines.

LET'S EAT!

FOOD & DRINK

OPTIONS

SUGGESTED
LODGING
Just down the road from LaGrange, Pine Mountain RV Resort is re-creating outdoor recreation with state-of-the-art RV sites, cabins, yurts, and even safari-style tents!
Whether you are in town for a concert at Sweetland, exploring with the kids on Spring Break, or traveling for business, the Holiday Inn Express provides an enjoyable stay!
With a state-of-the-art lobby, Courtyard Marriott in historic downtown LaGrange provides greater flexibility and choices for guests.
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