News & Events
Colorfest has been a Mentone tradition for over three decades!
Hosted by the Mentone Area Preservation Association (MAPA), Colorfest features the talents of regional artists and craftsmen, as well as local musicians. Situated at Mentone’s Brow Park along North Cool Street, Colorfest captures the spirit of fall...
Homeowning is a goal that has been drilled into us since diapers. While the days of wanting "The American Dream" is completely dead, this is one of the ideas that stuck with us. We still drive for a home of our own, with or without the white picket fence. These days, millennials are finding innovative ways to buy and sell homes that won't put us in the debt holes of our predecessors. The most affordable houses in Georgia are actually tiny houses.
Little River Escape is a tucked away 50-acre private community just for tiny house owners.
Tiny Open House & Daily Giveaways
Little River Escape will have extended tour hours the weekend of May 17-19 for the Rhododendron Festival happening in Mentone, AL. Drop in to enter to win our daily giveaways before heading to Mentone for Rhodo Fest. Many local artists, food vendors, and live music going on Saturday and Sunday. If you miss it this year, don't worry, its an annual event. Mark your calendars for Color Fest coming up in October.
Tiny House Financing Options Discussion
March 2, 2019
11-1 pm EST
Come join us for a discussion about the many ways people come up with the money to downsize to tiny. Seems crazy that it's so hard to make this transition so we'll talk about why, and how you can start a plan that makes sense for you.
Moving out of an apartment?
Selling a 4000 sqft house?
Just graduating from college and want stay mortgage free?
No matter what your starting point is, you'll need some cash to move into the house so we'll look at a few different angles and answer your questions. You'll walk out with at least one plan for transitioning to tiny.
When we're done, stick around for a hot dog and take a tour of our community. We have over 9 houses you can tour to get ideas and prioritize your plans.
LITTLE RIVER ESCAPE IN THE NEWS
Solved! Where to Buy a Tiny House
January 10, 2019
Learn the best places to purchase a downsized domicile and get the 411 on how to how to go about it.
A great thing about tiny house living is being among like-minded neighbors. So look for tiny house communities in the states friendliest to them.
Little River Escape, located near the Little River in Cloudland, Georgia, is one such community.
6 Great Tiny House Communities
January 3, 2019
People are attracted to tiny living for different reasons. Find out what makes these communities flourish.
If the nomadic, portable life isn’t what intrigues you about the prospect of living in a tiny home, you may want to consider one of the tiny house communities throughout the U.S., which range from newly developed properties to well-established communities with long-term residents.
Little River Escape, Cloudland, Georgia
How much does a tiny home cost around Atlanta?
March 14, 2018
Throughout the area, enthusiasm for living small −and possibly even building your own tiny place − is in high gear.
The tiny house community of Little River Escape in Cloudland, Georgia, defines a tiny house as "a residential structure that is typically sized under 600 square feet."
Tiny House Roadshow headed to Menlo, Ga.
May 18, 2017
The Tiny House Roadshow is coming to Menlo, Ga., atop Lookout Mountain Friday-Sunday, May 19-21. Show hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. CDT each day.
This event is a departure for Tiny House Roadshow as it will be held on location at Little River Escape, 11987 Highway 48. The 25 to 30 tiny houses and not-so-tiny houses will be displayed on wooded lots instead of in a trade-show format as most shows have been.