Bikers Give HUGE “Helping Hand” to Local Cancer Patients

Our Gold Sponsors:


Blairsville, GA, April 13, 2012 – Bikers “Helping Hands” Treasure Hunt on April 7th was a rumbling success. Locals fighting cancer were supported in a LOUD way as 78 registered riders and numerous community sponsors raised $5,817.75. Local favorite Modern Vinyl entertained the crowd as they enjoyed the Car & Bike Show.

The Lodge at Copperhead teamed-up with the Helping Hands Foundation and Georgia Cancer Specialists to raise money for Blairsville and Blue Ridge, GA cancer patients. Founder of Helping Hands for Lung Cancer, Inc., Dr. Bridget Rossi, said how pleased they were with the success of this inaugural event and that they already have patients with financial needs applying for assistance. Michelle Evans, spokesperson for The Lodge, expressed appreciation for all the participants and gave a gracious thank-you to the many community sponsors and volunteers who helped make this event a success.

Proud sponsors of this event include:

Double C Stables – Spring Water Promotions – TH Griffith Insurance

Elder Financial Services – The Sawmill Place – McDonald’s Blairsville

Sisson, Dupont & Carder – Coosa Creek Embroidery – The News Observer

Excel Graphic Services – Art Miller Real Estate – Dr. Jennifer Jones

Mountain Top Furniture – Head-Westgate, Corp. – Mountain View Funeral Home

Byers Well Drilling – And many numerous businesses and individuals that supported this effort though donations of prizes and their time.

About The Resort: The Lodge at Copperhead, 171 Copperhead Parkway, Blairsville, GA is North Georgia’s Premiere Destination Resort and Special Events Venue offering lodging, casual fine dining, full service bar, cabins and other amenities on the forty acre resort. Resort information is available at website:

Just Announced! Friends Golf Weekend 2011


1st Annual Lodge at Copperhead Friends Golf Weekend


spacer (1K)September 16 – 18, 2011 you can be a part of the 1st Annual Lodge at Copperhead Friends Golf Weekend. Packages are available now!

Packages Include:

  • Lodging for two nights – Lodge rooms (max occupancy 2) and Cabins (max occupancy 4)
  • Welcome Reception on Friday evening
  • One Round of Golf at Old Union Golf Course – including cart fees, driving range, on-course lunch & beverages
  • Saturday night dinner ticket(s)
  • Prizes

Packages start at $350 for a fun-filled weekend!

Use PROMO CODE “OLDUto make reservations on our website.
SPECIAL NOTE ON RESERVATIONS: Please enter the number of PLAYERS as ADULTS, and the number of GUESTS (not playing golf) as CHILDREN when making your reservation. Guests also receive the Welcome Reception and Dinner tickets.
To secure your spot, please make reservations by September 1, 2011

On Saturday, Guests not playing golf will be treated to an excursion to Crane Creek Vineyards for wine tasting – included in registration.

To register for Golf without Lodging, please call the Lodge at 706-835-7433. Player registration $125, including golf and on-course amenities, dinner, and prizes. Guest dinner tickets available for $30.

About Old Union Golf Course
Nestled in the foothills of Blairsville comes a golf experience like no other. At the center of the project stands Old Union, a golf course designed by world renowned architect Denis Griffiths. The 7,667 yard masterpiece offers shot makers of all abilities the chance to play a golf course with a true Scottish feel.

Old Union offers one of the premier practice facilities in the North Georgia Mountains, with a double tiered grass range that stretches 400 yards, 2 separate short game target greens and a full putting green. A well equipped Pro Shop awaits you upon arrival.

Come share with us the true sense of the game. Golf as it was meant to be, with friends.