Davis Mountains State Park Close by is the McDonald Observatory (http://mcdonaldobservatory.org/) and the Historical Fort Davis (http://www.fortdavis.com/), not far down the road is Balmorhea State Park a west Texas desert oasis of spring water to swim in, the Guadalupe Mountains just a short drive
Gatlinburg Swinging Bridge. The fun thing about a swinging bridge is that they really do swing, and while completely safe to cross, they are a bit scary. Here at Foxfire Mountain you can cross the longest swinging bridge in America. Our bridge goes from the base camp at Foxfire Mountain across Dunn’s Gorge to Prosperity Mountain. #familyfun #hiking #Smokymountains
Ride of a Lifetime: the 300 mile loop starting and ending at Waynesville, North Carolina, (“K” on the map) near Maggie Valley. This route takes you on some of the most beautiful, twisty roads in the Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee, including the infamous Tail of the Dragon (300-curves in 11 miles) and Moonshiner 28.
Vermont’s Stratton Mountain, a highly pleasurable ski resort
Stone Mountain Park, Atlanta - The rock’s top attraction is The Summit Skyride. This high-speed Swiss cable car provides a stunning view of the Confederate Memorial Carving as it transports guests more than 825 feet above ground to the top of Stone Mountain. From the top, experience amazing views of the Atlanta skyline, the Appalachian Mountains and more up to 60 miles away.
The Confederate Memorial Carving, Stone Mountain, GA, is the largest high relief sculpture in the world & depicts 3 Confederate heroes of the Civil War, President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson. The entire carved surface measures three-acres, larger than a football field and Mount Rushmore.
Iron Mountain Road in the Black Hills connects Custer State Park & Mount Rushmore! How are you seeing our beautiful state?
Upper Peninsula Trip Guide
Revel in nature, set off on an active adventure and explore maritime heritage in the land north of the Mackinac Bridge—the UP. Popular destinations include Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Porcupine Mountain Wilderness State Park and Tahquamenon Falls State Park.