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Country Character, Convenient Living in Douglasville

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What if you could experience the country lifestyle with city conveniences close at hand? Georgia is a land of lush, green landscapes – with dense forest covering every square mile of the state. Communities in the quieter areas feel more like outposts in the wild – even though they’re still bustling, active, and easy to access. Living in Douglasville is a perfect example, with gorgeous natural resources, exciting outdoor adventures, yet also convenient and fun shopping to enjoy. Discover why we love the Douglasville area, and how you can be the first to hear about new homes here.

Outdoor Discovery, Adventure, and Activities

The area is loaded with phenomenal outdoor activities – between Sweetwater Creek State Park and Boundary Waters park, you’ll get your fill of adventure, sports, and aquatic fun here!

Sweetwater Creek State Park offers an outdoor getaway minutes from home in Douglasville. This beloved park has wilderness trails, fishing, boating, paddleboarding, and canoeing, as well as yurts and campsites. With all those activities, you can have a getaway and an intense workout – all with a side of beautiful natural scenery. The founding place of the Georgia Conservancy, you can also learn so much about the local wildlife, geology, and ecology in this park with guide-led classes and walks, as well as exhibits in the visitor center.

Boundary Waters Park provides a different kind of outdoor fun. Kids and adults can all find something fun to do here, with sports fields and extracurricular programs for all ages, trails, fishing, disc golf, and the adjacent Boundary Waters Aquatic Center. The center features two heated pools, one 8-lane 25-meter competition pool and a 4-lane teaching/therapeutic pool. All year round you can come to swim, train, and play – it’s yet another incredible Douglasville amenity for everyone.

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Country Life, City Convenience

When you’re ready to recharge with a little retail therapy, Douglasville has you covered. The shopping district in town is enormous, with Arbor Place as the anchor for it all. Discover unique stores and local restaurants, fresh groceries, as well as standby national favorites for your shopping pleasure. Holidays, birthdays, anniversaries – every single shopping opportunity can be fulfilled here, and there’s always something new to discover.

Plus, the city is located right on I-20 – getting into Atlanta is incredibly easy and downtown is only a short drive away. Anything you can’t get here in Douglasville is waiting in Atlanta – and everything else is just a flight away from Hartsfield-Jackson Airport.

Discover Douglasville for Yourself

Living in Douglasville is quiet and exciting, peaceful and engaging, secluded and convenient. It’s a lovely city and a wonderful place to call home, that’s why we’ve picked it for communities before. Be the first to find out about upcoming Kerley Family Homes communities near Douglasville and in nearby Cobb County, sign up for our newsletter by filling out our contact form. Finding a new home in an area like this is like discovering a perfect gem – don’t miss your chance.

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