Getting to Oconee

Map

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From Atlanta

Take I-85 North to GA Hwy. 316. Travel approximately 28 miles to GA Hwy. 53. Turn right on GA Hwy. 53 and travel for 14 miles. Turn right onto Experiment Station Road (at Publix/RiteAid) and go approximately 2 miles until the road intersects Main Street. Turn right on Main Street. The Welcome Center is located on the right, immediately past the Oconee County Courthouse.

 

From Athens

Take Hwy 441 south to Watkinsville. Turn left onto Georgia Highway 15 at the traffic light after passing RaceTrac and North Georgia Bank. Follow GA Hwy. 15 for about 1 ¼ miles. The Welcome Center is located on the right, immediately past the Oconee County Courthouse.

 

From Greenville, SC.

Take I-85 South to Exit 149. Turn left off the exit ramp and travel on U.S. Hwy. 441 for approximately 21 miles. At Loop 10, take the ramp onto the highway and proceed for 6 miles to Exit 1. Take the exit ramp and turn right onto Epps Bridge Parkway. Move to the left hand lane and drive on Epps Bridge Parkway for 0.2 miles. Turn left onto the Oconee Connector. Proceed straight. (The name changes to Mars Hill Road & then Experiment Station Road, but continues straight.) Go approximately 5 miles until the road intersects Main Street. Turn right on Main Street. The Welcome Center is located on the right, immediately past the Oconee County Courthouse.

 

From Macon

Take U.S. Hwy. 129 North toward Eatonton. Turn left onto U.S. 29 toward Madison. Cross I-20 and turn right onto U.S. 129/441 North toward Watkinsville. Follow U.S. 129/441 for 22 miles. At Thomas’ Orchards, turn right onto South Main Street. Go 1.7 miles. The Welcome Center is on your left.