Eatonton is a small town and the county seat of Putnam County, Georgia. If you are fond of lake landscapes, then Eatonton will surely suit you. Locals are very friendly, and they have a tendency towards story telling. Don’t be shy and start a conversation with the locals; you will be impressed with their story telling abilities. While in Eatonton don’t miss a visit to the Uncle Remus Museum, the Georgia Writers Museum, Rock Eagle Mound, and the Plaza Arts Center. If you are planning to stay for a couple of days and looking for quality Eatonton, then the Lodge On Lake Oconee (9.1 miles) is probably your best budget accommodation option. The lake view is stunning, the area serene, and there is a good next-door restaurant.