Check out the dark side of nature—caves that is—with a spelunking trip. What is spelunking? Simply, it’s cave exploration, and Georgia offers many caves to conquer: Ellison’s Cave, Pettijohn’s Cave, Byers Cave, to name a few notable stops. Try G3 Adventures for more Wild Cave Tours. Trenton, 706.913.7170.
For a rush of adrenaline, head to the Chattooga River, where whitewater rafting rides abound. The river features multiple levels of difficulty, so families can enjoy mild Class II-III rapids while the brave at heart can take on Class IV trips. Nantahala Outdoor Center offers day trips to fit any level. 13077 Hwy. 19 W., Bryson City, 828.785.4850
When you want to fly, ziplining is the way to go. Canopy tours, such as those offered at North Georgia Canopy Tours, send folks whipping over treetops. Enjoy breathtaking forest views— if you don’t have your eyes squeezed shut that is. 5290 Harris Road, Lula, 770.869.7272.
Experience the greatest test drive of your life at the Porsche Experience Center Atlanta. Sit behind the wheel of the model of your choosing and cruise the track for 90 minutes with a Porsche Drive Coach seated next to you. 1 Porsche Drive, 888.204.7474.