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Prater's Mill

5845 Highway 2, Dalton, GA 30721-1282
+1 706-694-6455
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Great little walk about

I take my pups here to exercise we use the hiking path around the river and back through the woods... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Connie R
Dalton, Georgia
Old Mill, that Excaped Shermans March

Nice site, a couple of fairs per year... Over priced a bit, crafts for sale at the fairs, music... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Garrs G
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5845 Highway 2, Dalton, GA 30721-1282
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I take my pups here to exercise we use the hiking path around the river and back through the woods and my highlight is the Indian graves so peaceful and not to mention in October they have the craft shows.

Thank Connie R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Nice site, a couple of fairs per year... Over priced a bit, crafts for sale at the fairs, music, dancing, something to do

Thank Garrs G
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I love this place grew up near it.if you just need time to think come walk around here . it's a very peaceful place.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Visited and sat down for a picnic. very quiet and peaceful place. Enjoyed walking about and seeing historic buildings and mill.

Thank kjenkinsmarine
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We were out riding the Harley, and ran across this little place. Cool operational mill with a little store.

1  Thank William H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you're wanting a local place to practice photography, Prater's Mill in autumn is nice for the way the colors reflect off of the water.

Thank Ana M
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is a great historical location to visit. You can get up close and personal with the history of grain milling and cotton processing. And if you come during the mill on the 2nd weekend in October. You can enjoy great food, arts and crafts,...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

My family has had gatherings here since I was a little girl. It's beautiful, peaceful and a wonderful place to have a family picnic or take the kids fishing. There's a covered pavillion with plenty of seating. During the fall, they have the Prater Mill...More

Thank Tonya L
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed the Fall festival. Lot's of vendors and great food. Had some nice tractors and cars in the show.

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Our whole family spent the day at Prater's Mill last weekend. The parking was free, children 12 and under are free and adults only $7.00. The food was not ordinary fair food but homemade goodness!! We loved the warm Apple Dumplings with homemade ice cream,...More

Thank Oldiesgirl
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Christy M
12 November 2016|
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Response from mrsjameseb | Reviewed this property |
Just twice a year. May and October.