What You Need to Shoot the Hooch

Shoot the Hooch

It’s summer in Atlanta, and that can only mean one thing — it’s time to Shoot the Hooch! We have evolved since our Shoot the Hooch adventure last year. This time, we embarked without the help of an outfitter, which means we had to gather the essentials ourselves. And after going tubing practically every weekend so far this summer, we’ve become plenty prepared. So here’s everything you’ll need to set out on the Chattahoochee yourself:  Continue reading

Georgia Hikes: Unicoi to Helen Trail

Unicoi to Helen Trail

On our recent trip to Unicoi State Park and Lodge, we took a Saturday morning hike on part of the state park‘s trails, running into some marathoners on the way. While we didn’t hike the full trail from Unicoi to Helen, we did walk almost half of it before turning back for our reunion lunch.  Continue reading

Is the Blacklight Slide Event Worth It?

Blacklight Slide Atlanta

Blacklight Slide boasts of an incredible glowing experience on the largest nighttime slide in the country. You get to race down inflatable slides filled with glow-in-the-dark water, dance to local DJs, and get covered in neon glow. But is the event worth the hours of line-standing you’ll have to do? Here’s the breakdown:  Continue reading

A Year of Georgia State Parks: Unicoi State Park

Unicoi State Park and Lodge

Spring is the perfect time to get back to the mountains. We took on Unicoi State Park and Lodge for the weekend for Kevin’s family reunion and got to see what adventures the “Georgia Adventure Lodge” had in store.  Continue reading