5 Within 50: Scenic Runs

5 Within 50: Scenic Runs

The dogwood blossoms are bursting, and so are your sinuses, which can only mean one thing: the spring/summer running season is here! Trillium Trek Trail RunMay 12125 Elachee Drive | Gainesville Take a 3.1 or a 13.1 mile run through Georgia’s only National Dedicated...

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Taste Test: Blakes of Braselton

Taste Test: Blakes of Braselton

Blakes of Braselton36 Frances St.Braselton, GA 30517www.blakesofbraselton.com/(706) 684-3054 Speakeasy Vibe in Gwinnett: Blake’s of Braselton Mr. Blake will tell you he brought to life the idea of Blake’s of Braselton when locals were disappointed when the “wine club”...

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Day Trip: Atlanta Botanical Garden

Day Trip: Atlanta Botanical Garden

An urban oasis in the heart of Midtown, the Atlanta Botanical Garden is 30-acres of outdoor gardens, including an award-winning children’s garden, canopy walk in Storza Woods and Skyline Garden. Founded in 1973, the garden has grown to include 16 distinctive gardens...

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Keep Calm and Golf

Keep Calm and Golf

Spotlight top courses in Gwinnett and on one of the best socially-distance activities! Playing golf just might be one of the best socially-distant activities around and with that in mind, we are highlighting some of the top courses in and around Gwinnett. We also...

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Pretty Fly for a Fishing Guy

Pretty Fly for a Fishing Guy

The difference between fishing and fly fishing is somewhat like the difference between checkers and chess. Between the gear, the lures (flys), the rods, the reels, the weighted lines and the specialized casting techniques, fly fishing requires a lot of practice and...

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In Season: Blueberry Cobbler

In Season: Blueberry Cobbler

Visiting a U-Pick ‘Em Blueberry farm is a great social distancing activity, because you can yell “get your own bush” when someone encroaches on your crop. The best time is mid-June through early August, but weather has a lot to do with when the berries are ripe enough...

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Artists and Artisans at Slow Pour

Artists and Artisans at Slow Pour

It wasn’t the ideal day for an outdoor event: a bit grey and a bit rainy, but not nearly enough to keep patrons away from Lawrenceville’s Slow Pour Brewing Company. Slow Pour was born from a conversation between in-laws John Reynolds and Marty Mazzawi, and what began...

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Perfect Picnic Date

Perfect Picnic Date

Picnic, noun | pic·​nic 1 : an excursion or outing with food usually provided by members of the group and eaten in the open 2 a: a pleasant or amusingly carefree experience  b: an easy task or feat Looking for a number 1 with a side of 2b? We've got you covered....

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Road Trip: Outdoor Columbus

Road Trip: Outdoor Columbus

Enjoy a five-star meal AND Class V rapids without ever leaving the city! If adventure is calling your name, and you’re good with getting your hair wet, then let us introduce you to Columbus, Georgia. Located directly across the Chattahoochee River from Phenix City,...

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Small Biz Spotlight: Treetop Quest

Small Biz Spotlight: Treetop Quest

Appropriately located at the Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center, Treetop Quest is an aerial adventure that challenges would-be Tarzans on a variety of obstacles and zip lines courses ranging from close to the ground to heights of about 60 feet. Visitors...

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