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Visiting the Capitol During the Legislative Session

January 30, 2014

The Georgia Capitol opens its doors to visitors during the annual legislative session.

"First Day Hikes" Kick Off New Year

December 17, 2013

Georgia’s State Parks host ranger-led hikes for all ages.

Christmas with the Deals

December 10, 2013

It is officially Christmas in Georgia. The 42-foot tall tree outside of the Governor’s mansion was lit Sunday evening with thousands of Christmas lights, signaling the beginning of the season.

Georgia's 7 Natural Wonders

November 15, 2013

Georgia residents don’t need to travel far to see awe-inspiring wonders of nature. The state has its own collection of seven natural wonders that are prime locations for day trips.

New Don Carter State Park Opens on Lake Lanier

September 16, 2013

This morning, Governor Nathan Deal will recognize the opening of Don Carter State Park, Georgia's newest state park and its only on Lake Lanier.

Touring Georgia with Social Media

July 18, 2013

Exploring the wonders of Georgia tourism isn't just for out-of-state guests. Local Georgians can learn about the benefits of tourism too from all platforms of social media.

Georgia's Scenic Highways and Byways

July 15, 2013

Long road trips don't have to be utterly boring, especially if you're driving on one of Georgia's beautiful Scenic Byways.

Caving Put on Hold

June 28, 2013

Caving opportunities in north Georgia and surrounding areas are being restricted due to a fatal fungus in bat communities affecting the East Coast.

Reviewing Georgia Maps

June 10, 2013

Maps, whether they chart congressional districts or safe bicycle routes, offer a reliable means of understanding how your environment affects you.

Get Out to State Parks

May 8, 2013

As spring and summer settle in, the nearly 50 state parks flourish. Families gather to cave, hike, fish and geocache, while reunion parties make camp or rent lakeside cottages.