Where the “Metro Meets the Mountains” , Canton is well-known for it’s fabulous sunsets and mountainous views. But, there is much more to this popular Cherokee County city then meets the eye.
Some interesting places in or near Canton, include the Hickory Log Creek Reservoir, covering more than 395 acres and has almost 15 miles of shoreline to enjoy. The lake is of special interest to anglers since it was stocked with bream, catfish, and bass among other species and reservoir is also known as a favorite spot for canoers and kayakers, who are free to paddle across the waters to discover all its hidden corners.
History abounds in Canton and one great example is the Cherokee County Courthouse. This historic courthouse was built in 1928 of grey-white stone. Listed on the US’ National Register of Historic Places since 1981, it replaced an early structure destroyed by fire. In addition to its history as a historic courthouse and jail, this building is also the home of a museum to the history of Canton and Cherokee County.
The Canton Theater is situated in downtown Canton, and has been in operation on and off for more than one hundred years. When it first opened, the theatre put on silent movies, and took on its art deco appearance after a redevelopment in the late 1930s. Now a not-for-profit community enterprise, its auditorium hosts plays, musicals, concerts and pretty much any other form of performance you care to name.
Chattahoochee National Forest is a protected area within Georgia’s portion of the Blue Ridge Mountains, around 45 minutes north of Canton.
In total, the forest covers more than 186 miles of land, meaning there’s plenty of space here to explore and enjoy the landscapes and blue-tinted trees which give the range their name.
Come home to breathtaking homes on 471 large homesites with resort-level amenities that are right outside your door. If you are in the market for a new home in a resort level 55 and better Active Adult community; now is the time to make your plans to visit Soleil Belmont Park located between Canton and Milton. This community will begin sales in early fall and will offer the active adult living at it’s best.
Resort Style Amenities
It’s your time now and what could be better than an Active Adult community with resort-style activities and amenities. Soleil Belmont Park will be offering a resort-style pool and clubhouse, health & fitness center, coffee shop, cocktail café, tennis & bocce ball courts, walking trails, gourmet catering kitchen, club & card room and of course, an arts and crafts studio. No matter your activity level, there is something for everyone.
Easy Access to Best of Atlanta
Easy access to I-575, I-75 and GA 400. With this tremendous access, downtown Atlanta is a short drive away with great culture, recreation and history. Soleil Belmont Park is near Alpharetta, Canton, Milton and Cumming for shopping, dining and entertainment. Love the mountains? Conveniently between Atlanta and the Blue Ridge Mountains, Canton offers scenic views of foothills and the Etowah River, which flows through the city. It is less than two hours to visit some of Georgia’s most scenic routes and towns.
Priced From the $400’s
Address: 9641 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA 30115