Outdoor Activities Near Atlanta, Georgia

August 13th, 2016 by
Outdoor activities near Atlanta

Sweetwater Creek State Park

When you live near Atlanta, you get used to the hustle and bustle of the city. But when the weather’s nice, you probably want to get out of your work building or apartment and into the great outdoors. Here are some great outdoor activities near Atlanta.

TreeTop Quest

There are two locations of this attraction, both in Buford and Dunwoody. There are plenty of activities here, from lumber courses to rope challenges to zip lines. And don’t worry, you’ll be safely harnessed up!

Poole’s Mill Park

What’s awesome about this place? It’s free! Just be careful because there are no lifeguards. This park offers a gradual, natural waterfall that serves as the best waterslide you’ve ever ridden. There’s also a playground and picnic space.

Sweetwater Creek State Park

This park is a great place for both hiking and watersports. Here, you can go paddle-boarding. And if you need to learn how to paddle-board, you can take classes! You can also go kayaking and canoeing.

Atlanta Motor Speedway

We love cars and so do you. Head over to the speedway to catch exciting races or even race on your own. Here, you can ride or race in a car and even go over 160 miles per hour.

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