Addie & Matt


Addie & Matt

Our wedding date: May 05, 2012

We are getting closer to the big day! We thought you would appreciate the following information regarding the venue, transportation to and from the ceremony and overnight accommodations.

Our wedding and festivities will be held at Smithgall Woods State Park. Here is a link to their webpage...

Address for Smithgall Woods:
Smithgall Woods State Park
61 Tsalaki Trail
Helen , GA 30545

From Atlanta area:
I-85N to I-985N, take the I-985 N split (veer left) north towards Gainesville.
I-985 turns into Hwy 365N.
At intersection of 365N and Duncan Bridge (Hwy 384), take a left onto Duncan Bridge Rd.
Follow Duncan Bridge Rd. until it dead ends into Hwy 75. While on Duncan Bridge Rd. you will go through multiple 4-ways. Keep on Duncan Bridge Rd.!
At the intersection of Duncan Bridge Rd. and Hwy 75, take a left onto Hwy 75S.
About half a mile up, you will see on the right a BIG brown sign for Smithgall Woods. It will tell you this is NOT the entrance to Smithgall Woods. This is NOT the entrance!
Please continue on Hwy 75S about 4-5 miles until you reach Asbestos Rd. on the right. If you go past Yonah Burger on your right you have gone too far.
Take a right onto Asbestos Rd. and follow this road until it dead ends into Alternate Hwy 75.
You will take a right onto Alt. 75 and follow this road about 2-3 miles and the entrance to Smithgall Woods will be on the right. It will be marked with signs and you will see cars in the parking lot. Please turn right into the main entrance, park and there will be shuttles to take you across the street to the ceremony/reception spot.

Shuttles will be provided from the parking area, at the main entrance of the park, to the festivities. The last shuttle will leave at 5:45pm, so please plan accordingly and allow yourself more than enough time than you think you will need to be transported. The road to Smithgall is about a mile back and is a one lane road. Shuttles will run again after the ceremony and continue to run throughout the evening.

If there is anything you need to know that is not included in the following pages, please shoot us an email Addie at or Matt at

We're so happy you will be helping us celebrate! Let's get started....