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.Read More
Extreme + Unusual
When neighbors heard we went to Lookout Mountain hang gliding they stop me in the street to say “My wife said you went hang gliding? Where was that? How can I do it?” Need an awesome gift for the man in your life? Try a hang gliding session. Oh yeah, and kids love it too.
A petting zoo and kids go together like cookies and milk. There is just something about interacting with a fuzzy friend that makes children smile….
Have you heard of Tough Mudder Atlanta? It’s a 10 to 12-mile team event April 29 and 30, traversing 20 grueling obstacles. And yes, there is mud -and water and ice- and lots of it. Not for you, you say? So did I. But the more I learned about this outwardly daunting physical event, the more I realized how little I actually knew. Here are 10 things about Tough Mudder that you should know before dismissing it outright as an insane idea.
What child doesn’t dream of horseback riding? In Ga. there are stables that offer guided trail riding, as well as horseback riding trials where you…
For the folks who love a good bargain and a hunt for unexpected treasures, the flea markets in Georgia offer an ever-changing shopping experience. You’ll find them in every corner of the state, from multi-acre roadside setups to old churches filled with vending booths and produce stands. Here’s a guide to a few of the Peach State’s best flea-tique offerings.
The camel at the North Georgia Zoo nuzzled my neck. I like to think it was because he liked me, but let’s be honest, he…