1507 N Tibbs Rd
Dalton, GA 30720
Phone: (706) 226-9579
Fax: (706) 277-0859
James Brown Park is a recreational park in Dalton and is the city's oldest park. Spanning across an area of 36 acre (14.57 hectare), the complex is equipped with a recreation center, soccer fields, swimming pool, playground and basketball and soccer courts.
The staff at ZGolf is dedicated to the game of golf and wants you to be, too! ZGolf offers private lessons, custom club fitting, club repair and golf attire and accessories. ZGolf is happy to introduce the Zeb Patten Golf Academy. The staff guarantees that it is unlike any golf class, school or clinic you have ever taken. Come learn golf for $99 a month! The Golf Academy is offered six days a week, four times a day! That is 24 lessons a week for you to choose from! Come by, call or visit the website for more information.
Cherokee Farms is a huge expanse of more than 200 acres that includes a pretty lake, undulating plains and ample space for camping. The area is equipped with a host of modern amenities so that nature lovers find themselves comfortable amidst the rustic settings of the Farms. As an events venue, the Cherokee Farms also hosts various local gatherings. If you are an ardent nature lover, then a visit to the Cherokee Farms is a must.
Chattanooga's Audubon Society operates these two facilities to provide a haven for wildlife and lovers of the great outdoors. Audubon Acres features over 10 miles of hiking trails on 140 acres in the wooded hills of East Tennessee. Numerous exhibits showcase the types of wildlife including endangered species, which are indigenous to this area. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for children. Maclellan Island is a 20-acre strip of land in the middle of the Tennessee River that can only be reached by boat or canoe. Regular excursions to the island can be arranged through the Audubon Society. The island is extremely biodiverse with plants and animals found nowhere else in the world.
This small public course has been a local favorite for years. It is a nine-hole course, yet offers a lot of challenge for beginning and advanced players alike. Well manicured greens and tight fairways mean the ball moves fast and you better watch that slice. A small pro shop sells the things you always leave at home like extra tees, golf balls and replacement spikes for your shoes. You will have to walk this course, there are no carts, but the terrain is easy and the exercise will do you good.
New Echota is a historic site located at the confluence of two rivers, thereby making it a great spot for outdoor activities. The site consists of many historic buildings which have undergone restorations for the purpose of preservation. All this area is open for the visitors to explore. The guest center at the site shows a short film to the visitors to enrich their knowledge about the place. The other activities that one can look out for includes fishing and boating at the Coosawattee River.
Remember when roller-skating was the thing to do? Well, it still is at this Hamilton Place skating rink. Strap on your skates or rent a pair and hit the rink. Dance, skate and rock 'n roll to the high-energy music. Stop for some refreshments at the snack bar and then hit the rink again.Skating fee: $5; skate rental: $2.50. Each skating session lasts three hours or you can rent the rink for private parties. Cash only please.
If you enjoy playing a round of golf on a pro-caliber course, but do not have the means to join an exclusive country club, this course is for you. Tee times are offered 7 days a week. There's a a driving range; pro shop is fully stocked with clubs and accessories; and snackbar.
These days, children seem to be spending more time watching television and playing video games and less time outside. This facility is sure to lure your kids away from the electronic baby-sitter. A full-scale community playground, the Imagination Station features wooden forts and old train cars for kids to explore. There are enough swings, see-saws and slides to keep your active youngsters busy for hours. Admission is free. Collegedale is 15 miles east of downtown Chattanooga. Take I-75 North to the Collegedale exit.
Take an exhilarating trip on the Cannon Ball Roller Coaster, featured on the Discovery Channel and PBS as one of oldest (and safest) wooden coasters in the nation. Cool off as you ride a boat through a quiet tunnel only to be dropped 40 feet into a lake below. Need something a little more relaxing? Settle into a seat on the ferris wheel or ride the tour train that circles the entire park. There are over 30 rides in all. Lots of food, fun and games for the entire family at Chattanooga's only amusement park.
Near Eastgate Town Center is the area's only remaining par 3 golf course. For decades, people have enjoyed a quick round of golf on this small, yet challenging course. Perfect for working your long iron game, the greens are very fast and course well maintained. Greens fees are a very affordable, but you'll walk this one; no carts are available. A small pro shop offers tees, balls, and soft drinks. Casual course with no specific dress code. Soft spikes are encouraged, but tennis shoes are fine.
Explore the depths and experience the thrill of scuba diving at the area's best source for scuba equipment and travel clothing. Don't know how to scuba dive? This facility also offers complete certification programs in PADI diving for beginners and advanced divers. You can even take your first dive for free in their heated indoor pool. If you have ever dreamed of learning to dive, the time is now and this is the place.