Rising from the Eastern Cape and running along the Kwazulu-Natal's western border, the Drakensberg mountain range is the highest in South Africa standing at 3482 m/11424 ft in height. The mountains are capped by a layer of basalt of 1400 m/4593 ft thick and offers amazing flora and fauna.
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Canopying in North Georgia Canopy Tours, Athens, Clarke County, Georgia USA
One of the most exciting activities, which takes you deeply into nature is canopying. The essence of canopying is to go through a forest using canopies and zip lines, rappels and many others. One of the best places to practice canopying near Athens is North Georgia Canopy Tours.
The area is huge and the available activities more than many. Besides canopying, you can enjoy a nice barbecue at one of the picnic sites, try some more relaxed sports for fun, feed the birds, walk and many other activities to spend your day.
The adventure canopy tour includes twelve zip lines on an enormous 1 mi/1.6 km cable, zips over three ponds, two zips over the North Oconee River, a 30 ft/9 m rappel, two sky bridges, the fastest zips and three nature walks.
This amazing adventure concludes with a thrilling finale of a 695 ft/212 m dual zip over a 2 ac/ 8094 m² pond right in front of the observation deck. If you are a nature enthusiast and in an excellent physical condition, this is an adventure you should definitely try.
How to Get to Destination
Athens has no direct passenger rail service; the closest Amtrak stations are located in Atlanta, Gainesville and Toccoa. Freight service is provided by CSX and Athens Line, the latter having leased tracks from Norfolk Southern. The Georgia Department of Transportation has proposed the city, as the terminus of a commuter line that links Atlanta and Gwinnett County along the Georgia 316 corridor.
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