The Retreat At Lake Thurmond

By: Tim Stewart

With the Savannah River and miles of open lakes throughout the area, The Retreat at Lake Thurmond is both a vacationer's and resident's delight. Ripe with opportunity for fishermen, boating enthusiasts, and cave explorers, the lake and surrounding landscapes are a welcome retreat from the buzz of city and town life. Comfortable temperatures year round make it easy to enjoy the great outdoors and relax in one of nature's finest settings.

The Retreat at Lake Thurmond sits nestled within a gated community near Lincoln County, Georgia. Located at the shoreline of the Savannah River, the area offers ample opportunities for fishing, boating, canoeing, and even swimming in the pristine, seemingly untouched area. The lake itself is nestled within the Chattahoochee National Forest, an area that is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages to experience some of nature's wildlife and waters at their finest. Wildlife tours, excursions, and hiking trips are just a few choices for the nature lover.

Recreational opportunities abound near The Retreat at Lake Thurmond, and the temperate climate rarely reaches beyond 100-degrees in the summertime. Cooler temperatures are enjoyed at the 60-degree level in the fall and winter months, and the towns and neighborhoods present festivals and community events for activities and leisure. Outdoor enthusiasts can take advantage of a myriad of recreational opportunities include camping, horseback riding, auto touring, wildlife viewing, water sports, and even hunting. Enjoying a picnic on the lake will soon become a daily routine with your stay at The Retreat at Lake Thurmond; as one of the great lakes of the South, it has quickly become one of the most coveted destinations to take in the fresh air and landscape any time of year.

Caves and coves can be found scattered throughout Lake Thurmond and the Savannah River, and await discovery for the curios explorer. Cave explorations offer a chance to enjoy a guided tour of the area, along with scenic trails and hidden coves around the great lake of the South. The Retreat at Lake Thurmond is just minutes from the area's leading attractions, providing convenient access to all that the natural setting has to offer. Considered to be a paradise for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, the lake and lush countryside offer plenty of opportunities for a much-needed retreat from city life.

Less than a five-minute drive from Lincoln County, The Retreat at Lake Thurmond is easily accessible to the town square and downtown area. It's simple to take a trip to the small town's specialty shops, restaurants, cafes, and neighborhood centers. The marketplace in Lincoln County offers an array of local arts and crafts, baked goods, and community festivals that offer a chance to enjoy the friendly, small town atmosphere. Filled with Confederate and colonial historic sites, Lincoln County is rich with history and exciting discoveries for a day of adventure.

Whether it's work or play in Georgia, there's no better way to take in the spectacular lakefront views and scenic landscapes of the south than a stay at The Retreat at Lake Thurmond. Surrounded by the Savannah River and gorgeous landscapes, this is one retreat that will become unforgettable.

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