Plan the perfect outdoor date! Georgia’s view-packed mountain summits, towering waterfalls, and sandy beaches make the perfect romantic outdoor adventure near Atlanta.

Gorgeous mountain summits, sunlight-dappled river valleys, and broad, sandy beaches: Georgia’s outdoor beauty is diverse and simply stunning. Looking for a great, romantic outdoor date idea near Atlanta? We’ve got you covered with great some great options.

Our state is brimming with an abundance of beautiful, romantic spots that make the perfect venue for a great outdoor date, from parks and mountain tops near Atlanta, to Georgia’s sandy southern coastline and soaring mountain summits in North Georgia. And while many are cheap (or even free!), they’re all big on beauty. (A sunset cuddle on a view-packed mountain summit? Yes, please!)

Outdoor date ideas near Atlanta, Georgia: top romantic outdoor adventures and active date ideas

Our favorite outdoor date ideas near Atlanta

We get a ton of emails from readers asking for help with outdoor date ideas. Here’s our short list of Georgia’s best, most beautiful and most romantic outdoor spots, all fully worthy of the perfect date with a dose of adventure:

Rob Sollie

Rob Sollie fell in love with the outdoors while growing up in Montana near Glacier National Park. Since he moved to Atlanta in 2001, he’s made it a mission to find great outdoor adventures in Georgia and throughout the South. Rob’s favorite trails include the Conasauga River Trail in Georgia and the Deep Gap Trail at Mount Mitchell near Asheville.