Travel time from the Atlanta area is about 50 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes, depending on traffic and where you live around Atlanta. Birmingham and Chattanooga are slightly further away, and take about 20-30 minutes longer drive time. Directions and a map link are provided below. Do NOT use driving directions provided by any mapping program! Every mapping program can give crazy driving directions, because none of these programs knows if a road is a narrow 4 wheel drive mountain road or a nice paved road.DIRECTIONS FROM ATLANTA, COMING OUT I-20 WEST TO GA EXIT 11 (HWY 27/BREMEN):
Take GA exit 11 off I-20, turn north towards Bremen, stay on Hwy 27 for 22 miles and turn left on Hwy 100 South. Go 2.7 miles on Hwy 100 South and turn right on Lime Branch Rd, then left at the next stop sign, then bear right at the next "Y" intersection. You are now on Culp Lake Rd, follow it 2 miles until the pavement ends and then turn left into Highland Park.DIRECTIONS FROM BIRMINGHAM, COMING OUT I-20 EAST TO GA EXIT 5 (HWY 100/TALLAPOOSA):
Take GA exit 5 off I-20, Hwy 100 Tallapoosa exit. Turn north towards Tallapoosa. Stay on Hwy 100 through the quick left-right zig zag across the railroad tracks in Tallapoosa(watch for the Hwy 100 signs!). Continue on 100 north about 12 miles to the Polk County sign on right side of Hwy 100. Go 1 mile further and turn left at the next road (Fullwood Springs Rd). Go 1 mile and turn right at the stop sign onto Johnson Lake Rd. Go 1/2 mile and bear left onto Culp Lake Rd at the "Y" intersection. You are now on Culp Lake Rd, follow it 2 miles until the pavement ends and then turn left into Highland Park.DIRECTIONS FROM CEDARTOWN:
From Cedartown, go south on Hwy 27 (called Main Street in town), and take the right turn onto Hwy 100 South about 2 miles south of Cedartown. You will pass a Chevron on the left, then a tractor dealer on the right before coming to Hwy 100 South. (Do NOT turn on HWY 100 North in Cedartown) Turn right on Hwy 100 South and go 2.7 miles and turn right on Lime Branch Rd, then left at the next stop sign, then bear right at the next "Y" intersection. You are now on Culp Lake Rd, follow it 2 miles until the pavement ends and then turn left into Highland Park.DIRECTIONS FROM WEST CHATTANOOGA/NASHVILLE:
Take I-24 south to I-59 South to exit 205 (Hwy 68 - Collinsville). Follow Hwy 68 east to Leesburg, turn left onto Hwy 411 east in Leesburg. Stay on 411 east to Centre and turn right on Hwy 9 south. Take Hwy 9 south to Piedmont and turn left onto Hwy 278 east towards Cedartown. Turn right on Hardin Rd, the first road inside the GA state line. Follow Hardin to the end and turn left on Shiloh Rd, go 1.5 miles and turn right at Shiloh Baptist Church on Bailey Rd, which is a dirt road. At the end of Bailey Rd, turn left on Culp Lake Rd and go one block to Highland Park on your right.