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Bellwood Quarry
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Atlanta Bellwood Quarry

By On May 27, 2015

Chappell Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318 People who have heard about the Bellwood Quarry know it as one of the wonders of Atlanta. That definitely peaked my interest. So one afternoon me, my… Read More

Brasstown Bald Visitor Center
Activities

Brasstown Bald in February

By On December 9, 2014

GA Highway 180 Spur Blairsville, GA 30512  706-896-2556 Georgia Mountain This place looks even better in gloomy weather.  … Read More

Activities

Cloudland Canyon State Park

By On December 7, 2014

122 Cloudland Canyon Park Rd Rising Fawn, GA (706) 657-4050 Georgia State Park The hike to the waterfalls was about a five-mile loop. It was a pretty easy hike, but there was… Read More

My Woman Cave
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Blood Mountain Trail: Spring 2013

By On May 13, 2013

WHERE: Gainesville Hwy Cohutta National Forest Blairsville, GA 30512 LENGTH: 4 miles back and forth THOUGHTS: The hike up is pretty strenuous, but going down is a lot easier. You can run… Read More

Activities

Desoto Falls

By On April 10, 2013

WHERE: 9710 Gainesville Hwy Cohutta National Forest Blairsville, GA 30512 LENGTH: 2 miles out and back THOUGHTS: Super short trail that features a waterfall at the end. You can actually run the… Read More

Activities

Blood Mountain Trail: Fall 2012

By On April 10, 2013

WHERE: Gainesville Hwy Cohutta National Forest Blairsville, GA 30512 LENGTH: 4 miles back and forth THOUGHTS: One of the most beautiful, but strenuous hikes I’ve ever done. It’s all uphill. Downhill sucks for me,… Read More

Activities

Panther Creek Trail

By On April 8, 2013

WHERE: U.S. 441 Historical GA 30523 LENGTH: 7 miles out and back WEBSITE: http://alltrails.com/trail/us/georgia/panther-creek-trail THOUGHTS: This was such a beautiful hike. I would say it’s pretty moderate with a few very steep… Read More

Activities

Brasstown Bald – Georgia’s Highest Mountain

By On February 15, 2013

WHERE: 180 Spur Blairsville, GA 30512 LENGTH: 1.2 miles from visitor’s parking lot CONTACT: 706-896-4137 WEBSITE: Brasstown Bald THOUGHTS: There’s four ways to get to the top of the observation deck –… Read More

Activities

Amicalola Park & Appalachian Approach Trail Hike

By On January 31, 2013

WHERE: Amicalola Falls Lodge Rd Dawsonville, GA 30534 LENGTH: 8 miles out and back CONTACT: (706) 344-1500 WEBSITE: http://gastateparks.org/lodges/amicalola/map/ THOUGHTS: The first part of the hike takes you to Amicalola Falls, where… Read More