Popular outdoor adventure activities in Georgia include zip line rides, river tubing, hang gliding, balloon rides and ATV trails. The state also has numerous theme parks for kids and nightlife for adults.
Some zip line companies include Screaming Eagle Eco Zip Line Canopy Tours in Banning Mills and Cool River Ziplines in Helen. These lines are generally in wooded areas away from cities and allow visitors to take long, scenic tours.
Scenic river tubing floats are appropriate for families with older children and are found in Helen at the Chattahoochee River. Rides go from one to over two hours.
Rising Fawn is a major area for hang gliding. Balloon rides can be scheduled with Balloons Over Georgia in Cumming. ATV trails are found throughout the state, but one source of rentals is Moto Mountain AV Park in Fairmount.
Some fun activities for families include Alpine Mini Golf in Helen, the Savannah Ghost Show Tours in Savannah, Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park in Rossville, the Bainbridge Aquatic Center in Bainbridge and Georgia Bicycle Adventures in Atlanta.
Some fun annual events to look into are the Watermelon Days Festival in Cordele in June, the Independence Day Celebration in Albany and FreedomFest in Woodstock.