Welcome to Dawson County, Georgia

Dawson County is located 40 miles north of Atlanta, nestled in the foothills of the North Georgia mountains. We’re home to the start of the Appalachian Trail, Amicalola Falls, Lake Lanier, North Georgia Premium Outlets and many other exciting destinations.

About Dawson County

Dawson Map

Dawson County offers a wide variety of exciting experiences for the entire family. Visitors to our historic North Georgia mountain community can find great opportunities for shopping, outdoor adventure or just enjoying some of our local events and festivals.