Augusta is most known for its beautiful golf courses. It is especially known for the Augusta National Golf Club, home of the prestigious Masters Golf Tournament held annually during the first full week of April.
Augusta's Broad Street offers a unique collection of restaurants, coffeehouses and pubs that offer live music in all genres. Jazz, dance and techno clubs are popular in the city.
The city is the annual host of several international events, including Augusta Invitational Rowing Regatta, Head of the South Rowing Regatta and the Augusta Southern Nationals.
Augusta is perfectly located near the Savannah River, Lake Olmstead, Augusta Canal and J. Strom Thurmond Dam and Lakes, making you centrally located to various water activities such as swimming, boating, canoeing, kayaking and fishing.
J. Strom Thurmond Lake and Dam at Clarks Hill
The J. Strom Thurmond Lake and Dam at Clarks Hill is a haven for fishing enthusiasts all year round. Anglers can fish for an array of catch, including largemouth bass, bluegills, shellcrackers, white perch, mullet and redbreast sunfish.
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