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Go on Your Own Excursion in Georgia's Quail Country & Mountains

In the Peaks to Plantations episode of "The Excursion," host David Zelski explores Georgia’s Quail Country and then journeys north to take on adventures in the state’s mountains and skies. 

"Hunt" for lost quail in downtown Thomasville

Look for bronze statues as you Hunt the Lost Quail in Downtown Thomasville. Pick up some hints at the Visitor Center, or just keep your eyes peeled, searching high and low.

Eat quail at Liam's in downtown Thomasville

Of the many delicious places to eat in Thomasville, Liam’s Restaurant Lounge & Cheese Shoppe is at the top of the list. Stop in just to sample cheeses in the cheese shop, or treat yourself to a meal of expertly prepared seasonal selections.

Skeet shoot and quail hunt at Quail Country Plantation

Quail Country Plantation in Arlington, Georgia

With the finest professional guides and hunting dogs, spacious lodge, mouthwatering Southern cuisine, accommodating staff, pristine woodlands and genuine Southern hospitality, Quail Country Plantation is the ultimate destination for quail hunters.

Take on the blue and black course at Blue Ridge Adventure Park

Experience an obstacle challenge course in the air featuring suspended bridges, tight ropes, climbing walls and ziplines at Blue Ridge Adventure Park.

Take on the pro in a virtual golf challenge at Top Golf Alpharetta

With 100 hitting bays in three stories, state-of-the-art technology and outstanding food, TopGolf is a hit even for people who have never played golf. - TopGolf Alpharetta

Anyone can be a pro at Topgolf Alpharetta! Challenge your friends and family to addictive point-scoring golf games that anyone from the hopeful pro golfer to your neighbor's 7-year-old kid can play year-round.

Float high above the trees with Balloons Over Georgia

Balloons Over Georgia

Experience Georgia from the sky! Plan a hot air balloon ride for that special occasion or just for a thrill of a lifetime with Balloons Over Georgia.

Published: February 2018