At­lanta Your Way


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En­joy tai­lored travel rec­om­men­da­tions for out­door lovers, in­clud­ing thrill seek­ers, trail run­ners and young fam­i­lies.

Trail Run­ners

(1) High Coun­try Out­fit­ters offers every­thing a dare­devil needs to con­quer their ad­ven­tures with lo­ca­tions in Buck­head, Mid­town and Ma­ri­etta. www.high­coun­try­out­fit­ This scenic, 61.5-mile (2) Sil­ver Comet Trail is perfect for hik­ing, walk­ing, bik­ing, horse­back rid­ing and rollerblad­ing, and is wheel­chair ac­ces­si­ble. The trail con­nects to the Chief Ladiga Trail at the Ge­or­gia/Alabama bor­der. www.sil­ver­ (3) King of Pops serves up from-scratch pop­si­cles in fin­ger-lick­ing fla­vors, like Thai Tea, Blood Or­ange and Choco­late Sea Salt. at­lanta.

kingof­ Rent a bike from the At­lanta Bi­cy­cle Barn then hop on the At­lanta Beltline's East­side Trail for a sun-filled jaunt down the art-lined path. Stop into one of the restau­rant pa­tios along the way, or cy­cle to Pied­mont Park for a pic­turesque pic­nic.

Thrill Seek­ers

At (1) Treetop Quest, you'll find in­tri­cate ropes cour­ses, mon­key bridges, Tarzan jumps and zip lines. Over 70 ob­sta­cles of vary­ing dif­fi­cul­ties al­low all skill lev­els to tra­verse the tree­tops. www.tree­ (2) Bi­plane

Rides Over At­lanta takes you soar­ing above downtown, Stone Moun­tain and Lake Lanier aboard an open-cock­pit bi­plane. Flights last 20-60 min­utes.­planer­ides­over­at­ (3) Andretti In­door Kart­ing & Games fea­tures state-of-the-art in­door rac­ing, 7-D mo­tion the­aters, rac­ing sim­u­la­tors and over 100 ar­cade games.­dret­tikart­ Tap into your in­ner Spi­der Man at

At­lanta Rocks!, a 12,000-square-foot in­door rock-climb­ing gym fea­tur­ing a long menu of op­tions and classes that ac­com­mo­date ev­ery kind of climber.­

Young Fam­i­lies

The (1) Cen­ter for Pup­petry Arts is home to the world's largest col­lec­tion of orig­i­nal Mup­pets. Ex­plore the World of Pup­petry Mu­seum and at­tend a mas­ter­ful pup­pet show. www.pup­ For some fun in the sun, take the kids to splash in the Foun­tain of Rings at (2) Cen­ten­nial Olym

pic Park, where jets of wa­ter syn­chro­nize to mu­sic. www.cen­ten­ni­al­ (3) The Var­sity is the world’s largest drive-in and an iconic At­lanta ex­pe­ri­ence. Step up to the 150-foot counter to or­der chili dogs, naked dogs, burg­ers, fries, fried ap­ple pie and FOs (frosted or­ange drinks). www.the­var­ Ex­hibits at the Fernbank

Mu­seum of Nat­u­ral His­tory cover the world’s largest di­nosaurs, nat­u­ral his­tory and more. A new gi­ant-screen the­ater is now open and play­ing "Ex­treme Weather 3D" and "The Search for Life in Space." www.fern­bankmu­

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