Have you been looking to add a little adventure to your fall weekends? Purchasing an Atlanta new home means that you are close to all the great adventures found in North Georgia. From zip lining to horseback riding, there are plenty of opportunities to add a little excitement to your weekends.
Located next to Gainesville in Lula, Ga. is the North Georgia Canopy Tours. This adventure will have you flying high above the tree tops with over one mile of cable, two sky bridges, and three nature walks. The thrilling tour finale features a 695-foot dual zip over the Hilltop Pond in front of the observation deck. To complete the entire course, you will need a little over three hours.
North Georgia Outfitters – Horseback Riding
Located in Dawsonville, Ga. North Georgia Outfitters offers families a fun-filled outdoor adventure with guided trail rides. These horseback rides are a great way to spend time enjoying the changing colors of the leaves and the beauty of the North Georgia landscape. Rides vary from two hours to overnight adventures and are available to individuals 12 and older with prior riding experience a must.
Stone Mountain Park – Walk-up Trail to the Top
For those looking for a little adventure while keeping their feet on the ground, hiking at Stone Mountain Park is the perfect quest for you. Stone Mountain Park features 15 miles of walking and hiking trails including a one mile trek to the top of the mountain. Those hiking to the top will be rewarded with an awesome view of downtown Atlanta, the North Georgia Mountains and the surrounding area. On a haze-free day, you can see 60 miles from the mountain.