Established 1872 with building of
Texas and Pacific Railroad, named got Georgia home of
acre many early settlers. Town today serves a farming,
forestry, and oil area. Sites of prehistoric Caddo Indian
Villages have been noted in the region.
Atlanta State Park -
Excellent trailer and amp sites
available at 1,474- facility on south shore of Lake
Wright Patman. Other features include swimming, boating,
water skiing, fishing, and hiking. About 14 northwest via
F.M. 1154 off U.S. 59 north, or via F.M. 96 off Texas 77
Farm Tour -
Natural Food Associates model farm
shows organic methods of producing crops, livestock, and
poultry. tours and demonstrations, Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 5
p.m. U.S. 59 south.