Snake show, paddle events highlight Waterfest XIII
Snake shows, Canoe Tug-O-Wars and a 13-Mile Paddle on the Oostanaula will entertain hundreds this weekend at the Coosa River Basin Initiative’s (CRBI) WATERFEST XIII, and a new Etowah River boating guidebook debuting at the event will soon provide others with a “passport” to explore one of North Georgia’s most inviting rivers.
Involve your dog at Georgia's state parks
The dog days of summer will be here before you know it, and Georgia’s State Parks want to make sure Fido has a good time in the great outdoors.
Residents encouraged to spot Gopher
To celebrate National Get Outdoors Day on June 8 and Get Outdoors Georgia Month in June, the loveable Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites Gopher mascot is getting out, getting dirty, and getting fit at sites across Georgia all month long.
Deal signs boating safety bill
Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a comprehensive boating safety law after a deadly summer on the water in north Georgia.
Fisherman’s catch breaks 1st Ga. record since 2010
A Georgia fisherman has reeled in the state’s first record-breaking catch in more than two years.
Kids encouraged to enter birding competition, art contest
Georgia’s Youth Birding Competition turns 8 this year, and coordinator Tim Keyes is seeing plenty of evidence the event is making an impact for conservation.
Sportsmen in spotlight Thursday under the Gold Dome
It is going to get a little wild at the Georgia Capitol on Thursday as sportsmen’s groups and coastal conservation groups from the around the state gather to meet with state leaders for “Sportsmen’s and Coastal Day at the Capitol.”
New state fishing guide available
The 2013 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide are available online and in print.
Mountain bike time trials return to area
The Snake Creek Gap Time Trials return to the rocky Pinhoti Trail today with the first in a series of mountain bike races to be held on the first Saturday of each month through March.
Free app aims to boost outdoors enjoyment
SOCIAL CIRCLE — Georgia hunters, anglers and wildlife enthusiasts now have an app of their own.
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