Weiss Lake Property Daytrip to Cave Spring: A Classic Small Southern
Cave Spring, a picturesque village surrounded by rivers, is located 50 miles southwest of Rome, Georgia. This
early American town is a tourist’s delight with its famous springs, antique shops, and picture perfect perks.
Enthusiasts, travelers, artists, painters and nature-lovers from different corners of the world are pouring into
Cave Spring which is peppered with shady trees, cascaded with crystal-clear streams and surrounded by scenic
On this Weiss Lake property daytrip, there are plenty of places to browse in Cave Spring. The main town’s square
has specialty stores that cater to the needs of the tourists as well as the local residents. Cave Spring holds an
enduring interest for those who are into antique collecting. The shops are packed with various kinds of antique
goods, which constantly tempt buyers and lookers alike.
On a visit to Cave Spring the tourists never miss a visit to the 29-acre picture-perfect Rolater Park. This park
is quite popular in the Spring and Summer months. Water from the natural limestone caves is refreshing and pure and
is believed to have some medicinal properties too. The beautiful springs flow into a glistening pond and thereafter
into a 1.5-acre swimming pool, which is shaped like the State of Georgia.
Rolater Park offers various facilities including rest rooms, play ground, joy rides, beautiful picnic spots and
various kinds of water games for the picnickers.
A visit to Oak Hill, the Berry ancestral home and gardens and the Martha Berry Museum reveals the spirit of one
of the most outstanding women in Georgia history. The newly renovated Martha Berry Museum traces the growth of her
mission and its fulfillment. She was a great personality of this small town and a visit to the Martha Berry Museum
will confirm her dedication and sacrifice for the cause for which she lived and died.
Cave Spring has a long cultural heritage. Various kinds of cultural activities and festivals can be witnessed in
this town all the year round. You can enjoy a play in a theatre hall or can join the oldest symphony in the South
for an outdoor concert.
With three rivers crisscrossing the town, Cave Spring offers plenty of waterways for fishing, canoeing and
boating. You can enjoy various kinds of water adventure games through out the year. For instance, Rome’s Coosa
River Christmas Light Boat Parade is a floating extravaganza of twinkling, holiday decorated boats, complete with
music filling the air and fireworks lighting up the night sky.
A walk down the hilly tracts is an adventurer’s joy as you will discover various kinds of nameless wild flowers
or if luck favors you can even run into some wild life visitors like white tail deer, Turkey, or water fowl. Nature
is at her superb beauty in Cave Spring.