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Vets Memorial Park

2150 Old Highway 5, Ellijay, GA 30540
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Excellent Park to Honor those who have served.

Wonderful park with trails and a walking bridge. Flags and memorials to honor all that have served... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Acworth, Georgia
has it all

For a small town this is a big town exhibit. A beautiful walking bridge and numerous stone... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
East Ellijay, Georgia
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“tribute” (4 reviews)
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2150 Old Highway 5, Ellijay, GA 30540
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Wonderful park with trails and a walking bridge. Flags and memorials to honor all that have served, still serving and those MIA/POW's. Thanks to the town for this area.

Thank Tom_PGR
Reviewed 15 September 2017

For a small town this is a big town exhibit. A beautiful walking bridge and numerous stone memorials give credit to those who served . Truly a treasure to see for the whole family as the kids will take delight in reading the many inscripitions...More

Thank I422KGruthm
Reviewed 31 March 2017

A decent park with green space, ball field and an ok parking lot. It was clean and there were plenty of trails and good views.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 8 December 2016

A group of us took a little time to take a quiet walk along the river to appreciate this humble tribute to our veterans and their sacrifices in our conflicts. Walk slowly along the inscribed paver bricks of these conflicts, those that served, that support...More

Thank a1ajane
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Great walking trails, memorial bricks and river view. You can picnic and just sit and meditate in this area

Thank gama2
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Our little town has done a great job honoring our past. Some gave all. All gave some. This little, beautiful bridge will honor so many for a very long time. Way to go Gilmer County.

Thank GATourist1
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I suppose this bridge is only intended for locals that live in the neighborhood or near by. There is no place to park, at least not on the side that we were on. Only signs EVERYWHERE that said "by order of the sheriff, no parking"....More

2  Thank Ray W
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This memorial for veterans so proudly displays the appreciation for their service. We live here and have attended ceremonies and are in awe of the folks that make, maintain and preserve our fallen heroes. Quite a tribute for a small town.

Thank cathyo212016
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Yes there is a bridge across the river, but the nicest thing about this is the overall memorial to veterans. Very unique, and surprising in a rather small town.

Thank Elissa M
Reviewed 12 June 2016

The Veteran’s Memorial Bridge itself is not the attraction. The attraction is the complete memorial of which the bridge is part. It is a pedestrian bridge which crosses the Coosawattee River connecting additional parking and soccer fields to a larger city park. However, it is...More

1  Thank Tom A
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