Last summer, a senior thesis took on a life of its own for Rob Brooksher, a theater major at the University of North Georgia. Assigned to create a project that reflected his four years of study, he chose to undertake the creation of an original drama with the lake as its background.
They all seemed like natural sailors by the end of each session at this year’s UYC Jr. Sailing Camp in June. Students learned to rig a sailboat, steer and trim sails, Rules of the Road, tie sailing knots and have fun on the water.
You can now slip, slide and zip at Lanier Islands. With the opening of Thunderbolt zipline and the CAT4 super slide guests at LanierWorld have a new way to experience Lake Lanier. Sunset Cove Marina and gas dock is now open and you can enjoy Wine Cruises on Sunday afternoons.
It's summer time around Lake Lanier! Independence Day celebrations, bike rides, hikes, 5-K's and other events abound around the lake. Read about a rundown of these and other activities around North Georgia.