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20 Photos That Will Convince You to Explore Georgia

These photos barely do the adventures justice...you need to see them for yourself!

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Georgia is home to epic mountain lookouts, beautiful hiking and biking trails, raging waterfalls and more rivers and lakes than you could paddle in a lifetime. With the weather warming up and the days growing longer, now is the time to plan your trip! We've gathered some of the most inspirational photos from adventures all across the state to help convince you to make it happen ASAP.

Hike Cloudland Canyon’s Waterfall | Photo: Alan Maxcy

Paddle to Minnie’s Lake | Photo: Christian Murillo

Hike Pine Mounain | Photo: Nick Tort

Explore Driftwod Beach on Jekyll Island | Photo: Cameron Cech

Hike to Brasstown Bald Peak | Photo: Jason Clemmons

Hike to Anna Ruby Falls | Photo: Matthew Koehnemann

Backpack the Parallel Trail to Yankee Paradise Campground | Photo: Emily Lester

Camp at Red Top Mountain State Park | Photo: Christian Murillo

Kayak Betty’s Branch | Photo: Matt Van Swol

Hike to Hurricane Falls, Tallulah Gorge SP | Photo: Matthew Koehnemann

Hike through Phinizy Swamp | Photo: Matt Van Swol

Camp at Stephen C. Foster State Park | Photo: Christian Murillo

Hike to Minnehaha Falls | Photo: Matthew Ady

Kayak Augusta Canal | Photo: Matt Van Swol

Mountain Bike Chicopee Woods Flying Squirrel Trail | Photo: Matthew Koehnemann

Hike to Blue Hole and High Shoals Creek Falls | Photo: Tiffany Lachner

Hike along the East Palisades Trail | Photo: Christian Murillo

Climb to Amicalola Falls | Photo: Matthew Ady

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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