It’s gotten a bit colder in Georgia, yet there’s still time to get out and enjoy the outdoors before the winter freeze sets in! Check out these gorgeous places in Georgia that will surely bring out the explorer in you.
1. Anna Ruby Falls - Helen, GA
If you've never been to Anna Ruby Falls then it's time to go and discover the beauty inside Helen, GA. I promise you'll love all the colors and trickling streams.
2. Creeks & Bridges in Jasper, GA
Jasper, GA is full of beautiful creeks and streams for you to discover. Walking, camping, or hiking through the woods in Jasper will surely bring out the adventurer in you.
3. The countryside in Suches, GA
(Or any country side found in Georgia for that matter!) Discover the simplistic beauty of the small dirt roads, rolling pastures, and sweet smells in the country. It can be found just outside of every major town or city in Georgia.
4. Oakland Cemetery Mausoleam - 248 Oakland Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
Oakland Cemetery is a hidden treasure located in Atlanta. Founded in 1850 as the Atlanta Cemetery, it is the oldest cemetery in the city and one of the largest green spaces in the city as well. Tourists come from all over to visit witness the changing culture and history of the city over the past century through the graves and tombstones located right in this cemetery.
5. Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island is one of the more popular islands located off the coast of Georgia. It is a beautiful haven of resorts, beaches, and wildlife. With so much to explore, you and your family will be delighted any time you visit this island.
Pictured here: The famous Jekyll Island Club on Jekyll Island.
6. On top of Blood Mountain
What you see in the picture above is the Milky Way above Blood Mountain.
Another view of the Milky Way on top of Blood Mountain
7. Lake in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Discover the Blue Ridge Mountains in Blue Ridge, Georgia's favorite mountain town. This gorgeous blue lake showcases just one of the gems that can be discovered on your trek through these beautiful mountains.
Everyone loves to visit Savannah, and its no wonder why. There's always something new and unique to discover in this major city. You can delight in one of their many stores and shops on River St., take a tour through the haunted and vintage houses in the city, or ride down the river in a ferry boat. When you go to Savannah, the options are limitless!
Wonder into a candy store or a gelato store in Savannah and delight your sweet tooth.
9. Cloudland Canyon - 122 Cloudland Canyon Park Rd, Rising Fawn, GA 30738
Cloudland Canyon is one of Georgia's great natural wonders, and in this picture, you can certainly see why! There's definitely much beauty and fun to discover while hiking through this canyon.
Discover huge boulders and sights like this one while hiking near Cloudland Canyon.
10. St. Marys, GA
St. Marys is a quaint big little city in South Georgia. They have lots of sunshine and plenty of water to get out on. If you love to fish, boat and take train rides, then this city is the place for you.
You’ll be just like Magellan himself visiting all of these magnificent places in Georgia. Tell me, what places have you discovered for the first time in Georgia this year? Tell us in the comments below!