Author: Kayla Worthey

The Bear Facts: Tips for Safe Black Bear Encounters While Visiting Lookout Mountain

DeKalb County’s black bear population is on the rise, and it’s no wonder they’re drawn to our area, with its abundance of natural areas, including rivers, lakes, parks, and forests. As these majestic creatures become more prevalent, especially during their active spring and summer months, it’s crucial to become educated on how to protect ourselves and the bears in case of close encounters.

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DeKalb a Prime Spot to Celebrate National Cherish an Antique Day

In DeKalb County, there are more than a dozen shops filled to the brim with vintage furniture, vinyl records, and hundreds of unique finds, the perfect place to celebrate National Cherish an Antique Day. Cherish an Antique Day encourages shoppers, collectors, and those who have inherited family heirlooms to look at the deeper stories behind their favorite pieces.

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Namaste While You Stay

A visit to the mountains was already tranquil, with Lookout Mountain and Sand Mountain’s secluded lodging, miles of serene hiking trails, and quaint towns. Now local yoga instructors are infusing a new type of relaxation into the vacation experience.

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