Here’s your chance to try something new and different – or just give yourself time to enjoy some outdoor activities that are on your list of favorites. Experts will be on hand to give tips on how get the most of being outdoors and even give you some new reasons to get out and explore nature. What better place than Callaway Gardens to learn how to geocache, a high-tech scavenger hunt; kayak, canoe or bicycle; stargaze; and fly high on TreeTop Adventure*, an aerial challenge with ziplines.
The weekend schedule is:
Friday, November 11
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 12
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. TreeTop Adventure**
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch in Discovery Center Classroom
12:30 p.m. - 1 p.m. Birds of Prey Program at Discovery
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Raptor Walk with Callaway's Birds of Prey
2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
3:15 p.m. - 5 p.m.
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Astronomy Program with Columbus State
Sunday, November 13
9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
11 a.m. and Beyond
Reserve the Nature Naturally Outdoor Weekend package at www.callawaygardens.com or call 1-800-CALLAWAY (225-5292).
Callaway Gardens is in Pine Mountain, Ga., 60 minutes southwest of Atlanta and 30 minutes north of Columbus. To experience nature at its finest, call 1-800-CALLAWAY or visit www.callawaygardens.com.
*TreeTop Adventure requires closed-toe shoes and participants must be 54 inches tall.
About Callaway Gardens
For almost 60 years, Callaway Gardens has provided “a place of relaxation, inspiration and a better understanding of the living world” for millions of visitors. Owned and operated by the non-profit Ida Cason Callaway Foundation, Callaway Gardens includes a garden, resort, preserve and residential community on 13,000 acres in Pine Mountain, Georgia. Highlights include a butterfly conservatory, horticultural center, discovery center, chapel, inland beach, nature trails and special events throughout the year.
In addition, Callaway Gardens offers nearly 80,000 square feet of meeting space, 763 guest rooms, restaurants, a full-service spa, shops, golf, tennis, fishing and more.
Five unique, close-knit residential communities--
Callaway Gardens is home to a 4,610-acre forest preserve which is under conservation easement. This conserved, sustainably-
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A gardens, resort, preserve and community, owned and operated by the non-profit Ida Cason Callaway Foundation, offering "So Much to See and Do" while "Connecting Man and Nature in a way that Benefits Both." Located in Pine Mountain, Georgia.