Slideshows

Georgia's Outdoors

Experience Georgia's outdoors first-hand!

  • 1Amicalola Falls State Park

    Credit: Seth Berry Photography via Flickr
    At 729 feet, Amicalola Falls is the tallest cascading waterfall in the Southeast.
  • 2Gibbs Gardens

    Credit: Sussman Imaging via Flickr
    Enjoy the serenity of nature and stroll along the streams with many waterfalls or around the water gardens with 22 reflecting ponds at Gibbs Gardens.
  • 3Altamaha River

    Credit: GDECD Photography
    Formed by the confluence of the Ocmulgee, Oconee and Ohoopee rivers, the Altamaha River watershed is the largest river system east of the Mississippi.
  • 4George L. Smith State Park

    Credit: Dixie Rambler via Flickr
    George L. Smith State Park's mill pond dotted with many cypress trees is a haven for anglers and canoeists.
  • 5Indian Springs

    Credit: kennyfan63 via Flickr
    Indian Springs in Flovilla is one of the oldest state parks in the United States and a popular spot for outdoor recreation.
  • 6Arabia Mountain

    Credit: 65mb via Flickr
    The Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area includes panoramic views, trails, creeks and historic sites.
  • 7Big Oak

    Credit: Coxi27 via Flickr
    One of the largest Southern Live Oak trees east of the Mississippi, the Big Oak in Thomasville has a limb span of more than 165 feet.
  • 8Springer Mountain

    Credit: Tom Stone via Flickr
    The Appalachian Trail begins, or ends, depending upon one’s point of view, at Springer Mountain in northwest Georgia.
  • 9Providence Canyon State Park

    Credit: Seth Berry Photography via Flickr
    Providence Canyon in Lumpkin is also known as Georgia’s “Little Grand Canyon.