For outdoor lovers, Lake Martin, Alabama has it all. With almost 900 miles of pristine shoreline, it’s no wonder Lake Martin is known as Alabama’s Freshwater Coast. Here, you’ll find water activities galore, awesome hiking trails, fabulous restaurants, and stunning views everywhere you look. The best part? It’s located just over the Georgia border, so you don’t have to go far to enjoy this awesome Alabama locale.
The Great Outdoors
Glamping — or glamorous camping — is basically an upgrade in accommodations for those who love nature and adventure. Whether it be in a treehouse, yurt, RV, caboose, teepee, geo dome, or lodge, these places are for those who either want a unique sleeping experience, or lots of luxury. (Or both!)
There are so many places to explore on the water – from the salt marshes of the coast, to the mountain rivers of the north. From peaceful flatwater lakes, to alligator-filled swamps. This guide will help you find the perfect water trail for you.
Whether you are spending the day hiking the Red History Trail, or staying the night in one of the Sweetwater Creek State Park yurts, we’ve got everything you need to know to maximize your experience!
Red Top Mountain State Park in Acworth is known for its amazing location right on Lake Allatoona. This state park — just 35 miles north of Atlanta — is perfect for swimming, boating, water sports, fishing, hiking, and biking. With amazing accommodations, a beautiful lake, and activities galore, this is one Georgia State Park that’s definitely worth a visit!
Scenic drives, amazing hiking trails, waterfalls, mountain views, awesome restaurants, great small towns, and so many adventures can be found in the mountains of North Georgia. We’ve gathered more than 120 amazing ways to have fun in North Georgia, so you’ll never run out of fun things to do.
Tubing in Helen, Ga is a rite of passage. It’s that thing that every local and visitor alike MUST do when coming within at least 100 miles of the Alpine city. This summer we took the boys for some tubing in Helen as part of their birthday celebration. Yes, they are still talking about it! Want to make this trek yourself – either with the family, with friends, or on a special adults-only outing? Here are 10 things you need to know before tubing Helen, Georgia.
If you’re thinking about a Smoky Mountain Vacation, then you’ll want to check out these spectacular Gatlinburg Cabin Rentals. We’ve also included a few from…
Getting kids into nature is one of the best gifts we can give our children! These 99 insanely FUN things to do outside will inspire you to enjoy open-ended outdoor play with your kiddos.
If you enjoy hiking near Atlanta, then this list of 125 hikes under 2 miles is a great resource. Enjoy the best hiking in Georgia for kids and beginners.
Looking for the best campgrounds in North Georgia? This is it! The best spots for tent camping in the mountains including Helen, Blue Ridge, and more.
When I think of Tallulah Gorge State Park in Tallulah Falls located in Rabun County, I think of the spectacular views and that awesome suspension bridge! But there are so many other completely cool things about this state park, too!
Tallulah Gorge is just an amazing place — it’s two miles long, and almost 1,000 feet deep! And one of the things I love most about this place, is that if you don’t feel like hiking all the way down to the bridge or the gorge floor, the views from the more easily-accessible overlooks are just as gorgeous.
Some of the best urban hikes in Atlanta are hidden treasures that locals hope you don’t discover. Lullwater Park near Emory University is one of those…
Looking for an easy hike to gorgeous summit views displaying breathtaking fall color? Then put on your hiking boots and go NOW to Brasstown Bald in beautiful Blairsville.
Len Foote Hike Inn is one of Georgia’s MUST DO adventures. It’s breath-taking, captivating, rewarding and fun for the entire family.