10 Amazing State Parks That Are Worthy Of Your Georgia Bucket List
If you’ve never been to any of the state parks in Georgia, then boy, do you have some making up to do! We have some truly magnificent hiking spots, lakes, rivers, and streams to play in. You’ll never find a dull moment outside. We guarantee that no matter which natural adventure you choose, it will make for an unforgettable experience! In case you’re unsure of where to start, here are 10 of the best state parks in Georgia!
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Are you ready to take a trip to a Georgia state park? I would think so after this. For more information on these and other parks in our beautiful state, check out GaStateParks.org. Do you have other parks that you would consider to be the best state parks in Georgia? Make sure to let us know in the comments section!
Address: 2970 GA-190, Pine Mountain, GA 31822, USA
Address: 210 S Broad St, Winder, GA 30680, USA
Address: Vogel State Park Rd, Blairsville, GA 30512, USA
Address: 50 Lodge Rd SE, Acworth, GA 30102, USA
Address: 2620 Georgia 155 SW, Stockbridge, GA 30281, USA
Address: 3085 Black Rock Mountain Pkwy, Mountain City, GA 30562, USA
Address: State St, Rochester, NY, USA
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Best State Parks In Georgia
June 22, 2020
What are the best hikes with a view in Georgia?
Oftentimes, the best places to hike in Georgia are the ones that have the best views. Georgia has so many wonderful mountain hikes that will take you to vistas that will let you see for miles in every direction. For instance, Lookout Falls is one of the most beautiful views in the state and even features a waterfall finish, too. Hiking through Providence Canyon is another great place to score some sweet canyon views. For more beautiful hikes, check out these 19 epic hiking spots in Georgia.
Where can I hike to a cave in Georgia?
After you’re done exploring the mountain hikes, it’ll be time to tackle the most unique hikes–ones that will perhaps take you to places where you’ve never been before. In fact, out of all the hiking trails in Georgia, the one that will take you to an above-ground cave might just be the greatest yet. Spend the day hiking the Marble Mine Trail in James H. Floyd State Park and prepare yourself for true natural beauty.
What are the best waterfall hikes in Georgia?
Some of the most beautiful places in Georgia involve waterfalls. If you’re a nature fan or a lover of the outdoors, then we have a few waterfall hikes that are worth checking out. The next time you have an open weekend and don’t know exactly how to fill it, we recommend attempting the ultimate Georgia waterfalls road trip, which will take you to ten different waterfalls in one trip.
Amanda Northern is a freelance writer, and creator/virtual assistant of The Proassists. Amanda is a Georgia native, GSU Panther, and blogger. More of her words can be found at amandanorthern.wordpress.com
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