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Outdoor Attractions

WHITEWATER RAFTING & KAYAKING

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Splash into one of the most exciting sections of whitewater in the country.
Our whitewater course is the largest of its kind in the world.

Rush South White Water Park
1000 Bay Ave
Columbus, Georgia 31901
706-321-4720

ZIPLINING

Take flight on The Blue Heron Adventure—the only dual-zip lines in America that connect two states. Fly over the crashing whitewater, 45 ft. below, at speeds of up to 40 mph on your way to Alabama. There, you’ll be greeted by The Blue Heron Aerial Course—10 multi-level obstacles, each more challenging than the last!

GEOCACHING

Geocaching is a modern-day treasure hunt with hidden caches that you track down using GPS devices. Don’t keep your eyes stuck on your GPS the entire time becauseColumbus, GA is an amazing city with beautiful scenery to enjoy!

BIRDING

With the restoration of the Chattahoochee River and the return of different varieties of native fish, unique birds, bird watchers are flocking to Columbus!

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BIKING

Go all the way on the Dragonfly Trail, a multi-use bike and pedestrian trail that weaves its way through Columbus.

BIKE RENTAL:
Ride On Bikes, 1036 Broadway, Columbus, GA 31901
White Water Express 1000 Bay Ave Columbus, GA 31901

CHATTAHOOCHEE RIVERWALK

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The Chattahoochee RiverWalk is a 22-mile walking and biking area along the Chattahoochee River in

Columbus, Georgia.

MOUNTAIN BIKING

The Standing Boy Property consists of over 1,500 acres of natural, rolling hills located in northwest Columbus. It is a unique and high-quality trail system for hikers, runners, and bikers. We hope you’ll come to check out the trails!

Standing Boy Mountain Bike Trails
1701-1891 Olve River Road
Columbus, GA 31901

DISK GOLF

Flat Rock Park Disc Golf is a fun and challenging course that is great for beginners and advanced players. The course itself runs through the unique Flat Rock Park which has some very interesting scenery and terrain.

Flat Rock Park
6106 Warm Springs Road
Columbus, GA 31909
706-225-4658

PROVIDENCE CANYON

Uncover the layers of ‘Georgia’s Little Grand Canyon’ as you navigate the unusual geological formations.
8930 Canyon Road


Lumpkin, GA 31815
229-838-6870

F.D. ROOSEVELT STATE PARK

At 9,049 acres, Georgia’s largest state park is a hiker’s and backpacker’s haven. Morethan 40 miles of trails wind through hardwood and pines, over creeks, and past smallwaterfalls.

2970 GA-190
Pine Mountain, GA 31822
706-663-4858

CHEWACLA STATE PARK

Chewacla State Park’s 696 scenic acres offer plenty of rest, relaxation, and recreation, just a short drive from the Auburn-Opelika area. Facilities include a 26-acre lake, swimming area, playground, a modern campground, picnic areas with tables, grills, and shelters, cabins, hiking, and mountain biking trails.

124 Shell Toomer Parkway
Auburn, AL 36830
334-887-5621

Museums & Other Attractions

PLAINS GEORGIA – JIMMY CARTER HOME

Hub of preserved buildings linked to former President Carter, including his boyhood farm and school. Tons to explore for the whole family, indoors and outdoors!

300 N Bond Street
Plains, GA 31780
229-824-4104

CALLAWAY GARDENS

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Callaway Gardens is an award-winning, 2,500-acre gardens and resort nestled in the southern most foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Pine Mountain, Georgia.

17800 US HWY 27
Pine Mountain, GA 31822
706-683-2281

THE COCA COLA SPACE SCIENCE CENTER

The Coca-Cola Space Science Center innovatively combines education and entertainmentto promote science exploration and discovery through a host of interactive galleryexhibits including the Challenger Learning Center mission simulator, WestRockObservatory, Omnisphere Planetarium Theater, and Space

NATIONAL CIVIL WAR NAVAL MUSEUM

The National Civil War Naval Museum features remnants of two Confederate States Navy vessels. It also features uniforms, equipment, and weapons used by the United States Navy from the North and the Confederate States Navy forces.

1002 Victory Drive
Columbus, GA 31901
706-327-9798

NATIONAL INFANTRY MUSEUM & SOLDIER CENTER

The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center, in Columbus near the gates to Fort Benning, is a world-class museum honoring Soldiers past, present and future. It is the only museum in the country dedicated to the American Infantryman and preserves one of the greatest collections of military artifacts.

1775 Legacy Way
Columbus, GA 31903
706-685-5800

ANDERSONVILLE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE

The Andersonville National Historic Site, located near Andersonville, Georgia, preserves the former Andersonville Prison, a Confederate prisoner-of-war camp during the American Civil War.

760 POW Road
Andersonville, GA 31711
229-924-0343

THE COLUMBUS MUSEUM

The Columbus Museum in Columbus, Ga. has a dual mission of bringing American art and regional history to life for the Chattahoochee Valley. It contains many artifacts on both American art and regional history, displayed in both its permanent collection as well as temporary exhibitions.

1251 Wynnton Road
Columbus, GA 31906
706-748-2562

Shopping

UPTOWN



Uptown has become a prime destination for shopping and is home to the most creative and unique dining experiences in the city. Recreation options are endless with everything from a splash pad and park for the kids, free Friday night concerts, nightlife, and more.

Broadway
Columbus, GA 31901

COLUMBUS PARK CROSSING

Columbus Park Crossing offers an exceptional array of retailers, eateries, and services. This shopping complex is home to popular name-brand stores and many restaurants that can satisfy any craving.

5555 Whittlesey Boulevard


Columbus, GA 31909

THE LANDINGS

The Landings Shopping Center boasts a diverse and delightful collection of boutique shops, popular national stores, unique services, and dining establishments.

2900 Warm Springs Road
Columbus, GA 31904

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