While waiting for  the tour to start at the Kangaroo conservation center its a close drive to .  Dawsonville-  Walk through the antique shops and stop  for lunch at The Pool Room.  A fun inexpensive place especially for racing fans. Bill Elliot memorabilia everywhere and many items for  sale.  Burgers ,sandwiches,fried green tomatoes just a few of the made while you wait menu. This is not pre-cooked.-Enjoyable place.Go to the old jail house which is the welcome center. Very friendly and knowledgable staff and you can pick up brochures  about this area of Ga.