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North Alabama is full of adventure! If you love food, we've got it. If you love festivals, we've got them. If you love the outdoors, we've got plenty of places to explore. Whatever you love, we're sure to have something for you. Check out our blog posts, and you'll see what we mean.

Posts from August 2017

The latest episode of Carley’s Adventures is at DeSoto Falls in Mentone. DeSoto Falls is one of the most photographed points of interest in Alabama. It’s also one of the tallest at 104 feet and the most visited waterfall locations in the state. It features numerous smaller falls and area trails to view the falls from a variety of angles. DeSoto Falls has a concrete dam above the falls, which was

The latest episode of Carley's Adventures is at Little River Falls at Little River Canyon National Preserve. Little River Falls is located on the border of Cherokee and DeKalb counties on the northeast region of the state and is at the north end of America’s deepest and most extensive canyon systems east of the Mississippi. Little River Falls is surrounded by 15,000 acres of beauty.

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The latest episode of Carley's Adventures is with Screaming Eagle Zip Lines at Lake Guntersville State Park, and oh is it a blast! The Screaming Eagle Zip Lines opened phase 1 in 2016, and recently added phase 2 this year. If you love adventure, you'll love zip lining at Lake Guntersville State Park. The second best thing to the thrill of zip lining through the trees is the amazing view you get to

Nestled atop Lookout Mountain near Little River Canyon National Preserve in Cherokee County is Orbix Hot Glass. You will be amazed at the creative, imaginative, beautiful glass art that is made at Orbix.

Orbix Hot Glass was founded in 2002 by Cal and Christy Breed, who met near Little River Canyon while scaling cliffs and paddling turbulent waters. In the past 15 years, Orbix has made many pieces