Tag Archives: Georgia

Georgia DNR Launches Interactive Recreation Map

From the majestic ridges and valleys of northwest Georgia to the marshes of Glynn County on the coast, the state of Georgia is fortunate to have a diversity of natural and cultural resources for residents and visitors to enjoy. The … Continue reading

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Warm Deals for Snowbirds at Georgia State Parks

The seasons have changed and winter has arrived, which means that Georgia State Parks has one for the birds — the sun-seeking snowbirds, that is. It’s time for the annual migration when residents from points north seek warm southern sunshine. … Continue reading

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Atlanta to Host The Rally in October

America’s largest RV rally celebrates fall in the southeast October 17 through 20 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway, a first for the infield of Atlanta’s famed 1.54-mile quad-oval track. This event, hosted by Camping World/Good Sam, will bring thousands of … Continue reading

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New Camping World SuperCenter to Feature Good Sam Park

Camping World, the nation’s largest RV and outdoor retailer, and Good Sam, the world’s largest RV owners organization, announces plans to open a new SuperCenter of the national chain in the Valdosta, Georgia market in November 2013. The location officially … Continue reading

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Georgia on My Mind: Cumberland Island National Seashore

As with many parks, fire was a major concern to managers. A massive fire on the north end of the Island burned 1,700 acres in 1981. In early January (2012) firefighters from three agencies worked with hand tools to fight … Continue reading

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Cumberland Island National Seashore Turns 40

Cumberland Island National Seashore recently (October 23) celebrated its 40th anniversary. When President Richard Nixon signed federal legislation creating the national seashore off the coast of Georgia in October 1972, it culminated what Park Service officials said was “a long … Continue reading

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Georgia: Don Carter State Park Construction Update

Work on Don Carter State Parkoff northeastern Lake Lanier is on track. “We’re pleased that we’re moving forward and everything is on schedule,” said Kim Hatcher, public affairs coordinator for the Parks, Recreation, and Historic Sites division of the Georgia … Continue reading

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Pine Mountain RV Resort to Host Motorcycle Rally Benefiting Our Fallen Soldier

Pine Mountain RV Resort, an RVC Outdoor Destination vacation property, will host its second annual motorcycle rally called “Rollin’ Rumble Motorcycle Rally” from September 14-16. The event is open to the public, and a portion of all proceeds will go … Continue reading

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Pine Mountain RV Resort to Host Car Rally Benefiting Our Fallen Soldier

Pine Mountain RV Resort, an RVC Outdoor Destination vacation property, will host its first annual car show called “Cruisin’ Cars on the Mountain” during Father’s Day weekend from June 16-17. The event is open to the public, and a portion … Continue reading

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Vote for Your Favorite Park 2012

The third annual America Is Your Park campaign was launched last week (May 23) by Coca-Cola Live Positively. Parks are the anchors of our communities, providing places for friends, families, and neighbors to be active and enjoy the outdoors together. … Continue reading

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