Also known by the name Lake Petit, Big Canoe real estate is considered a top twenty market for lake homes and land lots in Georgia.
Typically, there are around 200 land lots and lake homes for sale on Big Canoe.
Big Canoe homes for sale can range anywhere from $89,000 to $2 million, creating a total market value of more than $61 million.
The Big Canoe is conveniently nestled in the foothills of the serine Appalachian Mountains, just one hour north of Atlanta. Big Canoe is considered to be the south’s premier mountain community. This private community allows for smooth accessibility for those commuting to and from Atlanta, Chattanooga, or Greenville.
The community is home to three pristine lakes allowing for swimming, boating, and fishing. The largest of the three, Lake Petit, is 111 acres and an angler’s oasis with it being home to a variety of fish species, including rainbow trout, white crappie, and largemouth bass.
Next in line is Lake Sconti, which is an excellent place for canoeing and row boating enthusiasts. The smallest of the three is Lake Disharoon, located at the swim club and is set aside solely for swimming and recreational use.
Big Canoe features over 20 miles of hiking trails, three waterfalls, and three lakes for its residents to explore. Residents can enjoy the lush forests and hills of Georgia right outside their homes.
Golf will be forever changed after you play on the 27-hole championship Mountain Course designed with striking mountain peaks, rushing streams, and lush valleys. Big Canoe’s three Choctaw, Cherokee, and Creek 9-hole courses offer an array of difficulties to test players on all levels.
Home to one of the finest Racquet Clubs in the Atlanta area, Big Canoe is a tennis lover’s dream. With over 300 active players, there are a total of 10 courts to choose from. Six of the eight total outdoor courts are lighted, and four are specifically designated for Pickleball play.
To preserve the natural beauty and ambiance of the lake, only electric-powered vessels are permitted at Big Canoe.
Experience fine dining, shopping, and even a day at the fitness/spa facility within this luxurious community.
Annual festivals include the Wildflower Festival of the Arts, Georgia Wine Country Festival, Ellijay's Georgia Apple Festival, Jasper's Georgia Marble Festival, and the John C. Campbell Folk Art School Fall Festival.
The nearest major airport is Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
If ever in need of medical attention Piedmont Mountainside Hospital is located about 14 miles or 23 minutes away from the Big Canoe community.
Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or find a vacation rental, Big Canoe is an excellent choice to live large!