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Hard to believe

This site on the banks of the Oconee River once had thousands of people living there in the days... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
markP7424NW
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Greensboro, Georgia
Long Drive Down a Dirt Road

Not much at all to see. Driven past the signs for many years and finally spent a few minutes to... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Brian I
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6 Aug 2018
“Hard to believe”
29 Jul 2018
“Long Drive Down a Dirt Road”
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

This site on the banks of the Oconee River once had thousands of people living there in the days when the other side of the river was Indian Country. There is not a lot left, you can see where the water ran from the river...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank markP7424NW
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Not much at all to see. Driven past the signs for many years and finally spent a few minutes to find it off the beaten path of hwy 15. Disappointed. fenced in area so cannot even see these ruins up close. Overgrown weeds, grass, vegetation...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brian I
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Growing up in Watkinsville (north of Greensboro), we would go fishing along the river at Scull Shoals and would fish along the river banks along the trail from the park to the actual ruins of Scull Shoals. No, there is not much to see here...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I made the spontaneous decision to visit Scull Shoals. It was very easy to find! We just followed the signs from the highway. We did drive down a road that was not paved for what seemed like forever. There is really only...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

The address listed is not the correct. When we finally made it here, after asking for directions from locals & a long gravel scary road, there was really nothing to see. Definitely do NOT recommend.

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 30 July 2013 via mobile

Not maintained very well but still beautiful and interesting. Grass was very high, didn't look like anyone had been there for a very long time.

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed 5 June 2009

This is not Disneyland, where everyone holds your hand. It is a self guided stroll through a clearing in the Oconee National Forest with the subtle and obvious story of the extinct mill village, now in ruins. It is a grassy woodland setting, with one...More

8  Thank Bobtour
Reviewed 2 July 2007

Scull Shoals Historical Area is located north of Greensboro at the end of a three mile gravel road. There are some ruins,trails,and picnic areas.However,the site needs much work. The trails appeared to be overgrown with weeds as was much of the site. Some of the...More

4  Thank rpsv
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