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Hotel
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Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort
4021 Lakeview Drive
Stone Mountain, Georgia 30083

Phone: 770-879-9900

Hotel Website

Hotel Fact Sheet

Reserving a Hotel Room:
Participants are eligible for a special group rate of $139/room per night (single or double, plus tax) at Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort
4021 Lakeview Drive, Stone Mountain, Georgia 30083.
Please make your reservations by September 24, 2012. The hotel will require a credit card number (plus expiration date) to guarantee the first night’s stay. The special group rate will be offered three days prior and post conference based on availability.

Online:
• Phone: 800-228-9290
(identify yourself as a NAMBE Conference attendee or refer to group code: namnama)

Airport & Directions
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Airport
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL): http://www.atlanta-airport.com/ (24 Miles)
Directions from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport: Take I-85 South 2 miles to I-285 East. Follow I-285 East to Hwy 78 East (Exit 39B). Travel approximately 7 miles to the exit for Stone Mountain Park's Main Entrance.

More Driving Directions: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/maps/travel/atleg-evergreen-marriott-conference-resort/

Recreation
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Located on 3,200 acres of natural beauty, Stone Mountain Park features a wide variety of fun family activities and things to do in the Atlanta, Georgia area. Stone Mountain is open year-round, but attraction hours vary by season.

  • Stone Mountain Park Website
  • 2 Golf Courses
  • Countless miles of hiking trails including a trail that climbs >800 feet in 1.3 miles to the mountain summit.
  • Lasershow (Depends on the date of conference).
  • Stone Mountain Museum (Southern History)
  • Summit Skyride Cable Car to Mountain Summit
  • Antebellum Plantation & Farmyard - A collection of original buildings from around the State of Georgia, built between 1783 and 1875.
  • Scenic Railroad tour around the 5 mile mountain base (short but nice).
  • Amphibious Vehicle Park Tour - “Ducks™ tour”
  • Paddlewheel Riverboat
  • Pedal Boats
  • Bike Rental (countless bike friendly roads and vivid scenery)
  • Crossroads® - recreates an old timey town and has shopping, crafts, entertainment and exhibitions (slightly touristy but still well done)
  • Fishing
  • Indoor and separate Outdoor pools
  • Countless pavilions and picnic areas.

Family Oriented Additional Amenities:

  • Sky Hike elevated obstacle course (challenging for adults as well).
  • The Great Barn® - Massive Indoor kids playground
  • Great Locomotive Chase Adventure Golf
  • Leaping Livestock Show Antebellum Plantation
  • 4-D Adventure Theatre
  • Lakeside Beach Swimming Area
  • Multiple family friendly shows


Student Travel Support

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The Office of Naval Research (ONR) will graciously provide funds to support student travel to NAMBE; if you are interested, please send a request to christine.wood@austin.utexas.edu with your (1) name, (2) affiliation, and (3) advisor's name. The exact level of support will depend upon the number of requests that are received.
 

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