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Exploring Georgia’s Unique Adventures

By Historic Banning Mills / March 9, 2021 / Comments Off on Exploring Georgia’s Unique Adventures

From the Appalachian Trail to Savannah and everything in between, the state of Georgia is jam packed with travel and tourism opportunities to delight every type of traveler! Shopping, Night Life, Beaches, Mountains, Entertainment, and Food are just a few of the many exciting experiences visitors and locals have come to love about Georgia. In…

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Build a Stronger Immune System Worthy Reads

By Historic Banning Mills / March 13, 2020 / Comments Off on Build a Stronger Immune System Worthy Reads

We know there’s a lot of hysteria going around right now surrounding the Covid-19 Coronavirus scare. During these times, it’s incredibly important we keep ourselves clean and protect our bodies from germs and viruses that are circulating the world. With all the madness ensuing in popular media it’s incredibly easy for many of us to…

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The Importance of Outdoor Play

By Historic Banning Mills / August 23, 2019 / Comments Off on The Importance of Outdoor Play

Take a look at the children of today and the activities they most commonly engage in and you’ll find gaming systems, cell phones, tablets, and laptops at the forefront of nearly every child’s ammunition for engaging in their leisure time. Children of today are growing up with technology right at their finger tips. Ask any…

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Take Back Your Summer with the Adventure of a Lifetime

By Historic Banning Mills / August 5, 2019 / Comments Off on Take Back Your Summer with the Adventure of a Lifetime

As a kid, summer is the best time of the year! A long break from school, beautiful weather, and an opportunity for a world of fun and excitement. As a kid I remember riding my bike around with friends for hours on end, showing up at friend’s houses and pulling them outside to join in…

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Short Vacation Getaways Have Tremendous Health Benefits

By Historic Banning Mills / July 23, 2019 / Comments Off on Short Vacation Getaways Have Tremendous Health Benefits

We all know that feeling. You just spent months working hard to save up money and vacation days to spend on the family vacation of your dreams. Nothing’s going to get you down as you build up anticipation for your trip and enjoy a beautiful vacation full of relaxation and stress free time away from…

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Why Do We Use A Continuous Belay System?

By Historic Banning Mills / July 19, 2019 / Comments Off on Why Do We Use A Continuous Belay System?

What Is A Continuous Belay System? Before getting into what a continuous belay system is, it’s important to explain what a belay system is.  A belay system is the safety system that keeps you connected while at height. There’s a number of different types of belay systems used in the zip line industry. While all…

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Six Reasons To Hold Your Group Meeting At Historic Banning Mills

By Historic Banning Mills / July 15, 2019 / Comments Off on Six Reasons To Hold Your Group Meeting At Historic Banning Mills

Historic Banning Mills is an adventure resort nestled in the heart of the old town of Banning, dating back to the early 1800’s and the home of some of the nations first textile mills. Today Banning has made a new name for itself as the Guinness World Record holders of the Largest and Most Continuous Eco Canopy…

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Why Companies Should Consider Outdoor Team Building

By Historic Banning Mills / July 6, 2017 / Comments Off on Why Companies Should Consider Outdoor Team Building

Team building seems to have lost its way over the past several years. Most employees hear the phrase team building by management and quickly start contemplating ways to avoid the same old same old activities. It is important for employers and employees to fully understand the purpose and dynamics of team building activities as well…

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Georgia’s newest unique accommodations are now available at Historic Banning Mills in Whitesburg, GA

By Historic Banning Mills / February 15, 2017 / Comments Off on Georgia’s newest unique accommodations are now available at Historic Banning Mills in Whitesburg, GA

Georgia’s newest unique accommodations are now available at Historic Banning Mills in Whitesburg, GA. The new tree house village will make it so guests can spend a vacation with their feet off the ground. Overnight guests at Historic Banning Mills can branch out from traditional accommodations with the destination’s tree house village, the only village of its type…

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Longest zip line canopy tour in the world!

By Historic Banning Mills / February 15, 2017 / Comments Off on Longest zip line canopy tour in the world!

We have over 9 miles of Zip lines & Sky Bridges in ONE place!  Soar up to 60 MPH over the Lost Gorge and Ruins of the Ghost town Banning. From Low and Slow to Extreme!!  6 Levels of Exciting Eco Zip-line Treks to choose from! Our mission here at Historic Banning Mills and Screaming…

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