Georgia outdoor destination guides: explore our state’s beauty on these top Georgia adventures
Find an outdoor adventure in Georgia! Explore Georgia's stunning beauty and diverse landscapes with our Georgia destination guides, featuring our favorite hiking and running trails, places to stay, campsites and cabins, as well as tips to get the most out of every adventure.
Looking for even more outdoor adventure? Our Georgia Trail Blog features Georgia’s best trails, how-to, beginner’s guides and more.
Waterfalls in Georgia: our top 10 favorite hikes
Hike to our favorite Georgia waterfalls on these great hikes to beautiful, cascading, spilling falls. And don’t forget a picnic!READ MORE
Big Canoe, GA: hiking trail and outdoor adventure guide
Explore North Georgia’s ultra-scenic gated mountain community, Big Canoe. Hike, bike or run Big Canoe’s incredible 20 mile trail network, float the community’s lakes by boat, paddle board, kayak or canoe, and find more great outdoor mountain adventures with our destination guide.READ MORE
FD Roosevelt State Park: destination & outdoor adventure guide
Find an adventure at FD Roosevelt State Park, just south of Atlanta! Hike a lofty ridge on the Pine Mountain Trail, stay in one of FDR’s historic cabins, paddle a glassy lake, and soak up some gorgeous Georgia scenic beauty.READ MORE
Seven Georgia waterfall hikes, two miles or less: short hikes with a big payoff!
Catch beautiful views of spilling and splashing waterfalls on these great, relatively easy Georgia beginner hikes, two miles or under. They’re short, but beautiful – and kid-friendly, too!READ MORE
Lake Allatoona: our favorite running and hiking trails
Find an outdoor adventure near Allatoona Lake! Hike to gorgeous Allatoona vistas from the lake’s meandering shore. Catch stunning views of the Atlanta skyline from a nearby mountaintop. Or climb to beautiful views of the Etowah River valley.READ MORE
Athens, Georgia: our favorite hiking and running trails near UGA
Find an outdoor adventure in Georgia’s Classic City! Grab a scenic trail run in Athens along the North Oconee River Greenway, hike Fort Yargo’s Lake Loop Trail, or run the Heritage Trail near the UGA campus.READ MORE
Cohutta Wilderness: hiking, backpacking & adventure guide
Georgia’s Cohutta Wilderness is filled with lush forests, cascading waterfalls, crystal-clear rivers and some of the most remote hiking trails in the state. Hike, camp and backpack our favorite trails in the Cohuttas and explore some of the most pristine wilderness in the South.READ MORE
Fort Yargo State Park: destination & adventure guide
Hike. Bike. Swim. Stay. Find an lakeside adventure at Fort Yargo State Park near Athens, and explore one of Georgia’s best outdoor playgrounds near Atlanta.READ MORE
Blue Ridge, Georgia: destination & outdoor adventure guide
Find an adventure in one of North Georgia’s most scenic and adventure-packed mountain towns: Blue Ridge. Hike, dine, paddle, raft, bike, and relax in a cozy cabin: our favorite Blue Ridge activities and things to do.READ MORE
Cumberland Island adventure guide
Explore Cumberland Island on Georgia’s southern coast, hiking, camping and backpacking amidst herds of wild horses, Spanish moss-draped gnarled oak, and Carnegie family mansion ruins.READ MORE