"Steeped In Old Cultures" Eufaula by BruceDunning

Eufaula Travel Guide: 14 reviews and 35 photos

Past history Prevails

The town is small by comparison, but little else is around it any larger. The draw to the area here is the lakes and Walter George Dam for fishing and recreation activities. In the town, there is not much to do.

Water Activities is in Demand

The Chattahoochee River is dammed up to the north, and south of Eufaula, and is rather broad nearby there. The lakes to the south are part of a system

Orante Italianate homes

The commerce from river trade and shipment of goods down/up river allowed Eufaula to thrive and merchants become wealthy gentry. That waned after the Civil War, and ever since it has to regain that fame. There are about 700 homes and buildings on the historic

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Quite town and friendly people
  • Cons:A bit slow and not much to see after driving around a bit
  • In a nutshell:CAn get bored fast here, after seeing the sites for 2-3 hours.
  • Last visit to Eufaula: Jun 2011
  • Intro Updated Jun 5, 2011
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  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Jun 27, 2011 at 12:56 PM

    Bruce, it's great so many old houses are well preserved in Eufaula!....

  • doug48's Profile Photo
    Jun 13, 2011 at 7:20 PM

    bruce, nice eufalula page, the cajun corner is my favorite restaurant stop when i travel between west georgia and alabama.

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