Day Trippin'

Day Trippin'

Jaunts, gems, and journeys within a day’s reach of Northeast Georgia

Mark of the Potter: A blend of artistry and hospitality beckons visitors

The Mark of the Potter, nestled in the heart of northern Habersham County, has long been a cherished haven for pottery enthusiasts and a...

Nature’s canvas

Vibrant fall colors are beginning to paint our local landscape. The next two weeks should bring some of the brightest colors we've seen this...

Scarecrow Invasion in Woodstock

Downtown Woodstock is about to be invaded by scarecrows. During October, as you drive into the downtown district from East Main Street, you will...

Dawson’s fall delights: Pumpkin patches, spooky stories, and moonshine

Fall has arrived, and with it, all of the beauty and fun of the season. If you like selfies with sunflowers, hayrides, pumpkin picking,...

Day Trippin’: Sunflowers & Selfies

If you're itching for a day trip to the Northeast Georgia mountains, you might check out Smithgall Woods State Park. The park's popular Sunflowers...

Day Trippin’: Renaissance castle overlooking Helen now open to visitors

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday, June 1 for one of Alpine Helen's newest and most unique attractions. Uhuburg, the Eagle Owl Castle, is now...

Helen Songwriters Festival brings 12 Nashville hitmakers to North Georgia April 28-30

Twelve longtime Nashville and local songwriters will perform their award-winning tunes the weekend of April 28-30 during the Helen Songwriters Festival. The festival provides...

Tallulah Adventures breathes new life into old Georgia Power building

Tallulah Adventures, a new outdoor recreational site, is open and ready for families and area visitors alike. It's designed with a one-of-a-kind climbing wall,...

Taking a couple’s trip to Dahlonega

Jenna and Benjie Shaw became temporary residents in Habersham County in December 2021. Their move required leaving a job in Memphis, selling their home,...

Sleuthing through Helen’s Lost Room

I've always thought I could have been a detective. I'm enthralled by mystery novels and love good mystery movies. I've always assumed that, if...

Dino Safari — Jurassic Park for kids

With the release of Jurassic World: Dominion recently, our younger grandchildren have been begging to go see the movie. At 8 and 4-1/2 years...

Girls’ day out in Buford

I've spent a lot of time in the Buford area over the years. Many weeks were spent camping at one of the US Army...