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Enjoy the great outdoors in Hall County, Gwinnett”s neighbor to the east. Take the family on a day trip and explore the cities of Flowery Branch, Oakwood, the Lake Lanier Islands Resort and the unique activities that each city has to offer.

Flowery Branch
Take a self-guided walking tour through the Cotton Historic District of Flowery Branch. Flowery Branch”s Main Street is listed on the National and State Registers for Historic Places and is lined with turn-of-the-century buildings including a Historic Train Depot. Get information on the walking tour at www.flowerybranchga.org.

Oakwood
Channel your competitive nature with a game of paintball at Maximum-Paintball in Oakwood. The facility offers reasonable rates for all-day game play and equipment rental. Visit www.maximum-paintball.com for more information.

Lake Lanier Islands Resort
It”s beginning to look a lot like the holidays! Get into the spirit and visit the world”s largest animated light extravaganza at Lake Lanier Islands Resort. The festivities include a seven-mile drive through the tour of lights and a Holiday Village with rides, a marshmallow roast and gift shop. Get information on ticket prices and hours at www.lakelanierislands.com