Experience the Beauty of North Georgia Mountains
If you love the mountains, you will love Bent Tree. This mountain community combines the beauty of the North Georgia Mountains with a variety of amenities all within a safe and secure 24/7 gated community. Located just 60 miles from downtown Atlanta, Bent Tree is the perfect place for your part-time, full-time or retirement living.
Bent Tree is owned and controlled by the property owners and governed by a nine-member Board of Directors elected by property owners. This debt-free gated community boasts some of the finest and most affordable amenities in the region. Nature and wildlife abound throughout these rolling hills, streams, waterfalls, and coves.
Bent Tree was first developed as a weekend retreat but is now evolving into a mountain residential community with over 860 homes in Bent Tree, 410 are full-time residential. Homes start in the $100,000’s and work their way up. Bent Tree properties offer gorgeous views of the mountains, lake, streams, golf course, and Atlanta skyline; some will even give you a feeling of living in a tree-house.
The amenities of this location include an 18-hole championship golf course complete with a pro shop; 6 tennis courts both indoor and outdoor, full service equestrian facility including boarding and horseback riding lessons, walking trails throughout the 3,500 acres, beautiful 110-acre Lake Tamarack stocked with trout and boasts a sandy beach with pavilion, boat storage, and 2 large swimming pools, and two restaurants.
The Joe Lee designed golf course at Bent Tree’s is one of northern Georgia’s most beautiful 18-hole championship golf courses. The course meanders through the base of several mountains, boast waterfalls, mountain streams, and brooks and confronts the broad should of Sharp Top Mountain. Club Tamarack hosts a variety of activities as well as, the 19th Hole, a full-service restaurant, and a fireside lounge. The Pro Shop is well-stocked and if you need a little help with your swing, professional lessons are available. You can rent a golf cart, but many residents prefer to own their own cart which they use on the course and throughout the community as a second vehicle.
The Tennis Center features a total of six courts, both indoor and outdoor, clay and hard surfaces. The outdoor courts are lighted for evening play. It has been recognized by the USTA with its Southern Section Georgia Outstanding USA League Tennis Facility Award. The Tennis Director has over 30 years of teaching experience for all levels and offers organized league play, tournaments, clinics, and camps. There is also a Tennis Pro Shop.
The Equestrian Center is a full-service facility and offers boarding, lessons, trail rides, and arena rides. All services are conducted by a certified stable master. While on horseback, residents can experience the scenic trails that wind along beautiful Pendley Creek and the stunning Lake Tamarack.
The 110-acre Lake Tamarack is inhabited by bass and stocked annually with trout. Residents enjoy the mountain views from their canoe, kayak, sail or pedal boat which may be stored at the onsite boat storage facility. The recreation area by the lake includes a covered pavilion with picnic tables and grills, a sand beach and playground.
If you are considering a home in the mountains, away from city noise and traffic, but close enough to still take advantage of the many cultural activities and entertainment a big city offers, Bent Tree is the perfect location for you. This is a place you need to see.