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 Zip Line Tour! Historic Banning Mills specializes in unmatched group and family adventures. Our lodge is home to several group meeting spaces that are ideal for corporate retreats and work trips! Take a look at just six reasons you and your group should hold your next group meeting with us.

1. An Adventure Resort Closer Than You Think

We are only 45 minutes to an hour west of Atlanta!  Being so close to Atlanta provides tons of group benefits and easy travel home for anyone coming from out of state! Escape from the hustle and bustle without needing to travel too far out of the way and find a place to refocus, refuel, and reenergize your team!

2. Dining Prepared By Our On Site Chefs

We take care of everything while you and your team are here, including meals! Our on site chefs will prepare all of your meals and can cater to any dietary restrictions! We understand the importance of being able to focus on the task at hand. Our staff will have meals ready for your team, allowing you more time to focus on your goals!

3. World Class Adventure Activities

We are home to the largest zip line and aerial adventure park in the world, as well as horseback ridingkayakinghiking, fishing, team building and more! Plan for some adventure and have a productive and memorable experience while you’re here! With more than 100 zip lines, and so many other activities to enjoy, we will help you plan the perfect combination of work and play for your team.

4. Set In A Historic and Conservation Area

Historic Banning Mills was the site of some of the first paper and pulp mills in the United States dating back to the early 1800’s. As you walk the trails around our property, you’ll find ruins from the old mills that used to run along Snake Creek! Our property is located on conservation land and we pride ourselves on our dedicated protection of the natural environment. This is the perfect setting for an escape from the office to re-ignite your team!

5. Several Meeting Venues

We have multiple meetings venues to meet the size of your group! Each room can be set up in a variety of ways to meet your needs with space to accommodate groups of up to 150 people! Whether you are looking for a board room setting or a large space for presentations, our lodge has rooms to fit your workflow needs.

6. Personal Attention To Your Group Needs

Our staff are here to make your time at Banning Mills a great experience and are happy to assist with anything you may need. We have lodging available for groups seeking an overnight stay and will have your meeting space set up and ready when you arrive! Let us know of anything we can do to make your stay here exceptional!


Team Building is designed to challenge your team with unique games and initiatives to test each individuals skills, abilities, and agilities in order to develop a strong team mentality! Our Team Building Facilitators are professionals in their area and go through extensive training on how to work with groups and develop a team focused on specific goals. Tell us your goals and we’ll plan out a custom experience to help your team work together, be more productive, and make your business more profitable. And we’ll have fun doing it!

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