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Quick Guide to the Best North Georgia State Parks

If your family loves adventure and the great outdoors, add these 6 Georgia State Parks North of Atlanta to your bucket list.

Just a couple of hours (or less) north of Atlanta, you can escape the big city for a day or weekend in the hilly, mountainous region of North Georgia. Surrounded by forests, lakes, rivers, waterfalls, and historic sites, this area boasts some amazing state parks that are perfect for family hiking, cycling, fishing, and swimming—all for just a $5 daily parking pass. And if you have the budget to throw at extra outdoor activities, you can let your kids try ziplining, paddleboarding, kayaking, and more.

So pack your leashed dog, your hiking shoes, and your adventurous attitude as you experience the beauty and adventure at these 6 Georgia State Parks north of Atlanta in my latest article for


I'm a full-time wife and semi-stay-at-home mom to four young kids. Day to day, I help my husband with his small business, but when I have any extra time, you can find me cooking or being active outdoors with my family. We live at the foothills of the North Georgia mountains and are embracing modern homesteading month by month.

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