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Evergreen Nursery How to Find Us

How To Find Us

 

We're one mile south of Hwy 316 on Dials Mill Rd. near Statham, Georgia, just seven or so miles west of the Athens Perimeter Loop 10.  Just turn to the outside of Loop 10 when you exit the loop. Pass the Oconee Connector, Jimmy Daniel Rd. and the Hwy. 78 overpass. From the Hwy 78 overpass, go three miles. Dials Mill Rd. will be the next intersection. Turn left onto Dials Mill. The nursery will be on the right about 1.0 mile.

Use the links below to help guide your way. For specific directions from outside the Athens area, call our toll free number or fax us.

We will be happy to give them to you over the phone, fax them, or e-mail them.

Map of Our Location

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Driving Directions

78 West

 

Follow U.S. 78 West into Athens.

As you are getting into Athens, watch for a Walmart, a Lowe's home store, the Athens Police Department and a mini-warehouse storage facility, all of which are on the right. After you pass the storage facility, get into the left lane. Watch for a Carmike movie theater, gas pumps and a car wash on the left. There will be a string of four traffic lights, the first being at the entrance to the theater's parking lot on the left, and the intersection of Winterville Rd. on the right. You will pass under Hwy 10 Loop. At the fourth traffic light, just inside the loop, turn left to enter the Hwy. 10 Loop, Athens Perimeter.

Once on the Perimeter, continue until you reach Exit 1. Take this exit getting in either the left or center lane on the exit ramp. Turn left at the end of the ramp, crossing back over the Hwy 10 Loop. Once you are over the bridge, this will be Hwy 316. Continue straight on Hwy 316, watching for the Hwy 78 overpass. Once you go under the Hwy 78 overpass, Dials Mill Rd. will be 3.0 miles ahead.

Turn left onto Dials Mill Rd. The nursery is 1.1 mi. down on the right.

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441 North

 

From Macon/Milledgeville area, take U.S. Hwy 441 North, or the best route from your site farther South to intersect U.S. Hwy 441-N to Macon.

From Macon follow the signs that lead you to U.S. Hwy 441/129 North. This road will lead you to Watkinsville and toward Athens. As you are nearing Watkinsville, you will pass through a small town called Bishop.

The next landmarks to watch for are Thomas Orchard & Greenhouse on the left, and Watkinsville First Methodist Church on the right. Once you pass these, you will take the exit ramp to the right for Experiment Station Rd., turning left at the end of the ramp.

Follow this road until you come to a commercial district passing a Zaxby's on the right and a McDonald's on the left. At the next intersection, turn left.

This will be Hwy 53/Hog Mountain Rd. Continue down this road for several miles. Along the way, you will pass the Civic Center and Oconee County High School on the left (adjacent to each other), Briarwood Baptist Church on the right, two more school zones on your right, and farm lands dotting the way on both sides until you reach Hwy 78.

At Hwy 78 (four-lane, divided hwy.), there is a traffic light at the intersection with a convenience store across the intersection on the right corner. Turn right at this intersection onto Hwy 78.

Prepare to get in the left hand lane. Dials Mill Rd. will be about 1.0 mile down on the left (third turn thru). Turn left here.

Evergreen Nursery will be slightly less than a mile on the left.

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441 South

 

Follow Hwy. 441-S to Athens (20+ miles or so once through Commerce).

When you are getting into Athens, watch for Grainger Industrial Supply on the right just before the Athens Perimeter, Hwy 10 Loop. Turn right onto the Perimeter.

Continue on around the perimeter, passing the Jefferson Road, Tallassee Road and Georgia Square Mall exits. The next exit will be Exit 1 for Hwy. 316 to Monroe, Winder and Atlanta. Take this exit, and turn right at the end of the ramp.

Once on Hwy 316, continue straight at all intersections. Watch for the Hwy 78 overpass, and once you pass under it, Dials Mill Rd. will be 3.0 ahead.

Turn left onto Dials Mill Rd. The nursery is 1.1 mi. down on the right.

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I-20 East and Hwy 138 East

 

From I-20 East, exit at GA 138 (Conyers), turning left at the end of the ramp onto Hwy 138 East.

Follow this road until it intersects with Hwy 78 Bypass outside Monroe. From here follow Hwy 78 toward Athens.

Once you have crossed the Oconee/Walton County line, watch for the Choyce Johnson Rd. on the left, then Goat Farm Rd. on the right. Once you have passed these roads, you will come to an intersection with a traffic light. There will be a convenience store in the left corner on the opposite side of the intersection. This will be the intersection of Hwy 53 / Hog Mountain Rd. to Hwy 78. (If traffic allows, get into the left lane as you come up to this intersection.)

Continue straight through this intersection (get in the left lane as soon as you can if you were unable to do so as you came up to it). Dials Mill Rd. will be about 1.0 mile down on the left (third turn thru). Turn left here.

Evergreen Nursery will be slightly less than a mile on the left.

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I-20 West and US 441 North

 

From I-20 West, exit at the interchange for Madison US-441, US-129 By-Pass. Continue on following US 129/441 North.

As you are nearing Watkinsville, you will pass through a small town called Bishop.

The next landmarks to watch for are Thomas Orchard & Greenhouse on the left, and Watkinsville First Methodist Church on the right. Once you pass these, you will take the exit ramp to the right for Experiment Station Rd., turning left at the end of the ramp.

Follow this road until you come to a commercial district passing a Zaxby's on the right and a McDonald's on the left. At the next intersection, turn left.

This will be Hwy 53/Hog Mountain Rd. Continue down this road for several miles. Along the way, you will pass the Civic Center and Oconee County High School on the left (adjacent to each other), Briarwood Baptist Church on the right, two more school zones on your right, and farm lands dotting the way on both sides until you reach Hwy 78.

At Hwy 78 (four-lane, divided hwy.), there is a traffic light at the intersection with a convenience store across the intersection on the right corner. Turn right at this intersection onto Hwy 78.

Prepare to get in the left hand lane. Dials Mill Rd. will be about 1.0 mile down on the left (third turn thru). Turn left here.

Evergreen Nursery will be slightly less than a mile on the left.

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I-75 North via Atlanta

 

Take I-75 North through downtown Atlanta connecting with I-85 North, or go around Atlanta via I-285 merging back with I-85 North on the other side.

Once you are through/around Atlanta, watch for the Pleasant Hill Road exit. At this point, you should be prepared to get in one of the two right lanes as you go under the overpass. You will take the next exit (Lawrenceville, Athens) which just forks to the right. This will be Hwy. 316 East.

Follow Hwy 316 past Lawrenceville and Winder. Once you cross Hwy 53, begin watching the entrance to the Georgia Club on the right. It is just before you get to the Barrow/Oconee County line. There is a white brick column at the entrance with the club name in black metal letters. The county line is directly ahead, and Dials Mill Rd. is approximately 0.9 on the right. Turn to the right here, and the nursery is 1.1 mi. on your right.

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I-75 North via Macon

 

Take I-75 North to Macon.

From Macon follow the signs that lead you to U.S. Hwy 441/129 North. This road will lead you to Watkinsville and toward Athens. As you are nearing Watkinsville, you will pass through a small town called Bishop.

The next landmarks to watch for are Thomas Orchard & Greenhouse on the left, and Watkinsville First Methodist Church on the right. Once you pass these, you will take the exit ramp to the right for Experiment Station Rd., turning left at the end of the ramp.

Follow this road until you come to a commercial district passing a Zaxby's on the right and a McDonald's on the left. At the next intersection, turn left.

This will be Hwy 53/Hog Mountain Rd. Continue down this road for several miles. Along the way, you will pass the Civic Center and Oconee County High School on the left (adjacent to each other), Briarwood Baptist Church on the right, two more school zones on your right, and farm lands dotting the way on both sides until you reach Hwy 78.

At Hwy 78 (four-lane, divided hwy.), there is a traffic light at the intersection with a convenience store(Stripling's/Valero) on your right and another (Shell/T's Corner) across the intersection on the right corner. Turn right at this intersection onto Hwy 78.

Prepare to get in the left hand lane. Dials Mill Rd. will be about 1.0 mile down on the left (third turn thru). Turn left here.

Evergreen Nursery will be slightly less than a mile on the left.

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I-75 South

 

Take I-75 South to the Atlanta I-285 exit.

Turn onto I-285 East/North continuing around the Perimeter to the I-85 North exit for Greenville, SC. This exit will be at a fork in I-285. You follow the right side of the fork, going up a high ramp that curves to the left. (This is a part of the infamous Spaghetti Junction.) This will lead you down to I-85. Once on I-85 North, get into the fourth lane from the center divider. Stay in this lane until you near or pass under the Pleasant Hill Road over pass/exit. At this point, you need to be in either of the two far right lanes as you go under the overpass. You will take the next exit (Lawrenceville, Athens) which just forks to the right. This will be Hwy. 316 East.

Follow Hwy 316 past Lawrenceville and Winder. Once you cross Hwy 53, begin watching the entrance to the Georgia Club on the right. It is just before you get to the Barrow/Oconee County line. There is a white brick column at the entrance with the club name in black metal letters. The county line is directly ahead, and Dials Mill Rd. is approximately 0.9 on the right. Turn to the right onto Dials Mill Rd., and the nursery is 1.1 mi. on your right.

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I-85 North

 

Take I-85 North through downtown Atlanta, or around Atlanta via I-285 merging back with I-85 North on the other side.

Once you are through/around Atlanta, watch for the Pleasant Hill Road exit. At this point, you should be prepared to get in one of the two right lanes as you go under the overpass. You will take the next exit (Lawrenceville, Athens) which just forks to the right. This will be Hwy. 316 East.

Follow Hwy 316 past Lawrenceville and Winder. Once you cross Hwy 53, begin watching the entrance to the Georgia Club on the right. It is just before you get to the Barrow/Oconee County line. There is a white brick column at the entrance with the club name in black metal letters. The county line is directly ahead, and Dials Mill Rd. is approximately 0.9 on the right. Turn to the right onto Dials Mill Rd. The nursery is 1.1 mi. on your right.

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I-85 South

 

Take I-85 South to Commerce, GA/441 exit.

Turn left at the end of the ramp onto Hwy 441-S.

Follow Hwy. 441-S to Athens (20+ miles or so once around Commerce).

When you are getting into Athens, watch for Grainger Industrial Supply on the right just before the Athens Perimeter, Hwy 10 Loop. Turn right onto the Perimeter.

Continue on around the perimeter, passing the Jefferson Road, Tallassee Road and Georgia Square Mall exits. The next exit will be Exit 1 for Hwy. 316 to Monroe, Winder and Atlanta. Take this exit, turning right at the light at the end of the ramp.

Once on Hwy 316, continue straight at all intersections. Watch for the Hwy 78 overpass, and once you pass under it, Dials Mill Rd. will be 3.0 ahead.

Turn left onto Dials Mill Rd. The nursery is 1.1 mi. down on the right.

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US29 South or 72 West

 

Taking U.S. 29 South, about 5 mi. outside of Athens, the road will turn from a 2-lane road to 4-lane divided highway. Once through the intersection there will be an Ingles on the left across the 4-lane.

(For 72 West: Once you leave Hull, GA, watch for a Zaxby's on the left after about 3 miles. You will intersect Hwy. 29 South at the next traffic light. Turn left onto Hwy 29 and continue on as directed.)

Continue straight on Hwy 29 South all the way around Athens to the Hwy 316 / Exit 1. Take this exit, getting in either the left or center lane on the exit ramp. Turn left at the end of the ramp (traffic light), crossing over the road you just exited. Once you are over the bridge, this will be Hwy 316. Continue straight on Hwy 316 watching for the Hwy 78 overpass. Once you go under Hwy 78, Dials Mill Rd. will be 3.0 miles ahead.

Turn left onto Dials Mill Rd. The nursery is 1.1 mi. down on the right.

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