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Early Summer Recipe: Smoked Trout and Watercress Sandwiches

Finger sandwiches aren’t just for high tea. Salty, smoky trout pairs beautifully with spicy watercress and a tangy blend of capers, dill, and lemon zest add balance for a quintessentially summertime treat.Bonus? You can catch …


Outside the Gates: Summer Events Near Big Canoe

Here comes another gorgeous North Georgia summer! With so many exciting summer events inside the gates of Big Canoe, don’t forget that there is also plenty of fun to be had just beyond them. Make …


The Big Canoe Fire Department and Thankful Thursdays

Since Thanksgiving 2016, the Lunch Bucket Brigade has provided lunch for the entire Big Canoe Fire Department every Thursday, all year long. Once a week, a volunteer donates lunch for 8-10 people consisting of an …


The Accidental Golfer

Robin: Golf? Here’s how I saw it: a guy hits a ball, then hits it again, and finally it goes into a little hole. Golf takes a long time and you have to be very …


A League of Our Own: Bocce Ball in Big Canoe

It all started in 2005, when a Big Canoe couple decided that the community needed bocce courts. They contacted the Big Canoe Developer, who agreed to build two of them. These first courts were prone …


Big Canoe Welcomes You! New Member Orientation on Friday, May 5

Are you new to Big Canoe? Join us at the next new member orientation in the Mountains Grille Room at the Clubhouse. Learn about life in Big Canoe with an entertaining and informative audio-visual presentation, …


Legacy of Caring Gala and Auction: A Fun Opportunity to Give Back to the Community

By Jean Lomax

The Chapel Women’s Guild is delighted that once again, Big Canoe Realty will be a sponsor of the annual Legacy of Caring; the proceeds from which support charitable organizations in Pickens and Dawson …


EXCITING NEWS!! Watch the “Year in the Life of Big Canoe” Video Preview

Big Canoe is such an unbelievably unique place, and as Big Canoe Company’s Marketing Director, I know firsthand how incredible this community is. I feel very fortunate that I get to enjoy the breathtaking scenery …


Real Estate is Booming at Big Canoe

Real Estate Scorecard 

April 13, 2017 

Here’s good news to cheer about from Big Canoe located in one of the most affordable mountain towns near Atlanta. Big Canoe real estate sales are up 42% over 2016, which …


Beautiful Scenery and Waterfront Amenities

Newcomer Magazine: Spring 2017

The Atlanta area is blessed with many beautiful lakes, accessible to the city and offering the pleasures of boating, fishing and swimming with beautiful scenery as a bonus. There are plenty of …