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Atlanta is home to many major and minor league sports teams which provide games to attend every season. Off the field, there are many trails, lakes and outdoor sporting opportunities.
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International Pillow Fight Day in Atlanta
Images from International Pillow Fight Day 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia.

North Georgia Canopy Tours Zip Line Adventure
North Georgia Canopy Tours is a zip line adventure located north of Atlanta, Georgia.

Atlanta Snow Storm Pictures
Photos of snow in Atlanta in January 2010.

Atlanta Tennis Leagues
There are various leagues available for tennis players in Atlanta. Programs are available for all ages and skill levels and run seasons throughout the year.

The Atlanta Falcons 2012 NFL Schedule.
Are you ready for some football? Head down to The Georgia Dome for some serious tailgating and cheer on your Atlanta Falcons!

Atlanta Thrashers
Get all the up-to-date information on Atlanta's own NHL team, the Thrashers.

The Atlanta Hawks
Get out and support your Atlanta Hawks this basketball season!

The Georgia Force
Experience the excitement of arena football with the hometown Georgia Force!

Find an Outdoor Basketball Court
Get the gang together for a game of basketball on one of Atlanta's many outdoor courts.

Piedmont Dog Park in Atlanta in Piedmont Park
Piedmont Dog Park is one of the most popular dog parks in Atlanta.

College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta
Information about the College Football Hall of Fame and it's move to Atlanta, GA.

Piedmont Park in Atlanta
Piedmont Park is Atlanta's largest and most well known park. Find out information about the park, visiting the park, the swimming pool at Piedmont Park and parking.

Average Temperatures by Month in Atlanta, GA
Atlanta enjoys a moderate climate with hot summers and a mild winter. Summers are hot and humid. In the winter, Atlanta occasionally experiences snow or ice - typically one to two storms per year - but it rarely lasts for more than a few days. Atlanta's record high is 105 degrees (1980) and the record low is -9 (1899). Rainfall is heaviest in...

Driving Times and Mileages from Atlanta
Atlanta is a hub of activity in the South, and provides easy access to many surrounding cities. Find out how long it will take to drive out of town for a weekend getaway, business meeting or other trip. Chattanooga, Nashville, Charleston, Charlotte, Savannah and Hilton Head Island are all reasonably short drives from metro Atlanta. Listed...

Chattahoochee Nature Center - Explore Nature With Your Kids in Roswell, GA
Read this review of Chattahoochee Nature Center, a nature preserve for families with kids. Find fun nature activities for families at Chattahoochee Nature Center.

Nature Centers for Families in Atlanta
Find a nature center in Atlanta to visit with your family. Enjoy nature activities with your kids in Atlanta.

Poisonous Spiders in Georgia
Information about poisonous spiders found in Atlanta and Georgia.

Bark in the Park at Turner Field
Bark in the Park is an annual event that allows pet owners to bring their dog to an Atlanta Braves baseball game.

Take Your Kids Fishing at Rainbow Ranch in Cumming, Georgia
Teach your kids to fish at Rainbow Ranch. Go fishing at Rainbow Ranch in Cumming, Georgia.

Atlanta's Best Splash Playgrounds and Fountains
Read about Atlanta's splash fountains. Find out about splash fountains in Atlanta.

Shoot the Hooch: Tubing in the Chattahoochee River
Tubing in the Chattahoochee River is a popular, cheap summer activity in the Atlanta area.

Getting to Turner Field on the Marta Braves Shuttle
Information about using Marta's Braves Shuttle to Turner Field.

Free Admission to National Parks in 2011
Learn about free admission days to national parks. Visit Georgia's national parks for free.

Hillcrest Apple Orchard in Ellijay, GA
Go apple picking with your kids outside Atlanta at Hillcrest Orchards. Visit Hillcrest Orchards with your kids for apple picking.

Pick Your Own Apples in the Atlanta Area
Find a place to pick your own apples in Atlanta. Get information on Georgia apple orchards that let you pick apples.

Tubing in Helen, GA
Information on tubing on the Chattahoochee River in North Georgia near Atlanta.

Parks and Recreation Departments in Atlanta and the Suburbs
Find affordable activities for your kids. Check out your local Parks and Recreation website for kids activities.

Water Parks, Aquatic Centers, Spraygrounds, and Tubing - Keeping Atlanta Cool
Cool off with a trip to an Atlanta water park, splash fountain, aquatic center, or river.

Atlanta Lakes and Beaches
Looking for summer fun? Boating, beaches and more are waiting nearby at Atlanta's many lakes.

Biking in Atlanta
New to biking or looking to try it out with a rental? Find information on bike rentals, bike trails, and biking laws in Atlanta.

Atlanta Area Public Swimming Pools
Stay cool at these public swimming pools in the Atlanta area.

Kids Bowl Free in Atlanta This Summer
Learn how your kids can bowl free this summer. Find fun, free family activities in Atlanta.

Visiting Atlanta Falcons Training Camp
Rise up Atlanta! Get the Falcon's excitement started early when you attend free Training Camp practices before each football season.

Poisonous Snakes in Georgia
Spotted a snake? Do you know if you should be worried about poisonous venom? Learn which snakes are dangerous and which ones won't harm you.

Sweetwater Creek State Park
Sweetwater Creek State Park is located just 20 minutes east of Atlanta and has lovely hiking trails for those looking to get out of the city and enjoy the outdoors.

Five Great Hikes Near Atlanta
Get out and enjoy the great outdoors in Metro Atlanta with these five scenic hikes that are just outside the city!

Atlanta Braves Move to Cobb County

Unique Atlanta Workouts and Gyms
Get your sweat on at Atlanta gyms that keep you motivated with unique, high-energy workouts!

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