OCMULGEE NATIONAL MONUMENT: AN UNFORGETTABLE LIVING-HISTORY JOURNEY

OCMULGEE NATIONAL MONUMENT: AN UNFORGETTABLE LIVING-HISTORY JOURNEY

I love the Ocmulgee National Monument!  It is one of those places that just has everything you need for a fun day with the family.  It has 6 miles of hiking trails, an awesome visitor center, and Mississippian Indian mounds — one you can go inside, and one you can climb. 

CONASAUGA RIVER SNORKELING: YOUR ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO AMAZING FUN

CONASAUGA RIVER SNORKELING: YOUR ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO AMAZING FUN

Going on a Conasauga River snorkeling trip should be on your Georgia bucket list. The clear mountain waters found here are home to over 70 different species of fish, making it one of the most biodiverse river basins in the world! Ready to learn more? Pack your swim suit and wading shoes — here’s everything you need to know for your next Conasauga River snorkeling adventure.

High Hampton Resort

HIGH HAMPTON RESORT: AN OUTSTANDING RESPITE IN THE MOUNTAINS

A century-old favorite. In 2022 they’re celebrating their 100th anniversary! A recent visit to the historic mountain inn, located on a 35-acre lake surrounded by 1,400 acres of natural beauty and stunning mountain views, was a perfect escape, close to Atlanta, to try out my soon-to-be reality.

NORTH GEORGIA ZOO: 5 BEST REASONS TO VISIT

NORTH GEORGIA ZOO: 5 BEST REASONS TO VISIT

The North Georgia Wildlife and Safari Park, also known as the North Georgia Zoo, is full of animal fun. With a drive-through safari, hands-on experiences with animals, a wildlife park, and a petting zoo — you’ll never run out of things to do here. Ready to learn more about this special place? Here are 5 of the absolute best reasons to visit this North Georgia zoo.

33+ BEST WATERFALLS IN GEORGIA YOU'VE JUST GOT TO SEE

33+ BEST WATERFALLS IN GEORGIA YOU’VE JUST GOT TO SEE

My favorite kind of day? Jumping in the car with my kids and seeking out one of Georgia’s new (to us) waterfalls. We love the easy ones, the hidden ones….the roadside spills and the falls flowing deep within the forest. We love wading in them, swimming in them, splashing in them, or just admiring them. “Magical” is an over-used word, but it perfectly describes this list of our favorite waterfalls in Georgia.

29 LAKE HOUSE RENTALS IN GA (RIVERSIDE OPTIONS, TOO!)

29 LAKE HOUSE RENTALS IN GA (RIVERSIDE OPTIONS, TOO!)

Looking for a fun and exciting escape not too far from home? Consider a lake house rental in GA! These lakefront cabins offer so much — amazing water views, the chance to go boating, spending time on kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards, going for a swim, catching fish, and so much more. Here are 29 lake house rentals in GA we know you’ll love.

35 AMAZING LAKES IN GEORGIA YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS

35 AMAZING LAKES IN GEORGIA YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS

Georgia is a state rich with lakes, and no two are the same around here. From expansive mountain reservoirs to quiet, riverine lakes fed by the Chattahoochee, we’ve got the scoop on where and how to enjoy the Peach State’s freshwater amenities. Here are 35 of the most amazing lakes in Georgia that you’ve got to check out!

YOUR ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO SPRING AND FALL ON THE BLUE RIDGE SCENIC RAILWAY

YOUR ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO SPRING AND FALL ON THE BLUE RIDGE SCENIC RAILWAY

All aboard for an adventure you won’t soon forget! A ride on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway is a fun way to explore North Georgia, and admire all the beauty the area offers. We loved our trip on the BRSR, and we know you will too! Here’s everything you need to know about a trip on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway.

PETTING ZOO NEAR ME: 17 MOST ADORABLE PETTING ZOOS IN GEORGIA

PETTING ZOO NEAR ME: 17 MOST ADORABLE PETTING ZOOS IN GEORGIA

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. If you find yourself asking, “Where is a great petting zoo near me?” — we have a great list for you. Some of these animal farms in Georgia you may have heard of, and some may surprise you!

KIDS SOAR ON A LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN HANG GLIDING ADVENTURE

KIDS SOAR ON A LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN HANG GLIDING ADVENTURE

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.

FORT GAINES GA: HIDDEN GEMS LIKE GEORGE T. BAGBY STATE PARK

FORT GAINES GA: HIDDEN GEMS LIKE GEORGE T. BAGBY STATE PARK

George T. Bagby State Park is in Fort Gaines GA, and offers a full-service marina (including store and gas pumps), boat ramp, and beach that offer easy access to the 48,000-acre lake, where trophy fishing includes the state record catch for blue catfish.

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