Category: Travel

Cathedral Caverns State Park

Cathedral Caverns State Park

Another great trip in the books this past week when we ventured to Alabama and explored Cathedral Caverns! Originally called the Bat Cave, Cathedral Caverns opened to the public by Jacob Gurley in the 1950’s. The cave was renamed because of its cathedral-like appearance and eventually […]

Providence Canyon: Georgia’s Little Grand Canyon

Providence Canyon: Georgia’s Little Grand Canyon

We took a 3 hour drive from Atlanta to Lumpkin where we spent the afternoon exploring the canyon floors of Providence Canyon, Georgia’s “Little Grand Canyon”. This state park contains massive gullies as deep as 150 feet that were caused simply by poor farming practices […]

Red Rock Ampitheater – Aurora, Coloroda

Red Rock Ampitheater – Aurora, Coloroda

I recently traveled to Aurora Colorado for work.  Scenic locations galore.  Lots of mountains, valleys and open land.  Wild life is everywhere.  Stopped by the red rock amphitheater and animal sanctuary while we there.  There are more prairie dog holes in the land than ant […]

Tail Of The Dragon: 318 Curves In 11 Miles

Tail Of The Dragon: 318 Curves In 11 Miles

Tail of the Dragon is America’s number one motorcycle and sports car road with 318 curves in 11 miles. Designated US 129, the road is bordered by the Great Smoky Mountains and the Cherokee National Forest with no intersecting roads or driveways to hamper your travel. […]

Scenic Drive Through Cherohala Skyway

Scenic Drive Through Cherohala Skyway

Timeline: Mid AM Time on Road:  Estimate 90-120 minute drive Congestion: minimal congestion. There was minimal traffic on the road at this time period on a Saturday morning. Slow Downs: No stop lights or stop signs Weather Conditions: mid 70s, cloudy, mild humidity. 5-10 minutes […]