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Healthy Living News
Forest Bathing in Asheville North Carolina
Avid outdoor explorers are rapidly discovering the multitude of health benefits that can be gained by the practice of “shinrin-yoku” otherwise known as forest bathing and there’s no better place to live and enjoy this than in Asheville. Originating in Japan, a forest bathing trip involves visiting a forest for relaxation and recreation. By breathing in wood essential oils (phytoncides) found in the trees, bathers enjoy the benefit of reduced stress, boosted immunity and...
Superb Hikes In and Around Tellico Village
Active Baby Boomers have and are pursuing planned retirement communities in the most affordable mountain towns, those who provide the ultimate choices for maintaining good health and overall well-being while enjoying some of the finest landscaping the country has to offer. One of the most popular waterfront retirement communities in Tennessee known for superb hiking trails is Tellico Village built on the shores of Tellico Lake...
The Cliffs Unveils New High-Tech Wellness Center at Mountain Park
The Cliffs is thrilled to announce the opening of the new, state-of-the-art Wellness Center at the The Village at Mountain Park, an innovative new facility offering members of The Cliffs modern, movement-focused workout solutions and cutting-edge technology including the first Escape Fitness FunXtion machine in the U.S. — a highly advanced exercise system that lets members...
Walkable Communities - The Spanish Moss Trail in Beaufort SC
Folks seeking the ultimate destination with rich history, antebellum architecture and majestic oaks draped with flowing Spanish moss should consider a visit to Beaufort, the second-oldest city in South Carolina incorporated by the British in 1711. Located in the heart of the Sea Islands of South Carolina, Beaufort wonderfully represents the charm and appeal associated with living the Southern lifestyle in the Lowcountry’s walkable communities...
Kick Off the New Year with a Tennessee Hike
New Year’s Day is a few weeks away. Instead of doing the usual partying and lounging around the next day, why not switch things up by taking a healthy hike? Kick off the new year right by hiking in the great outdoors in Eastern Tennessee. America’s national parks have kicked off what’s called ‘First Day Hikes’ at parks across America. The national parks of Tennessee are a beautiful place to start the year off on a healthy note. It’s also a great way to meet other health conscience people and...
Reynolds Lake Oconee Swimming Club
Many people by now have heard about famous golf resorts near Atlanta, but did you know about Reynolds Lake Oconee’s other well-known amenities there such as water sports? Swimming, yes, for both adults and children is among what doctors recommend as the best low-impact form of exercise. Whether it’s in a warm lake or salt water swimming pool, swimming makes us feel better...
Georgia Mountain Biking Competition - Ultimate Challenge for All Ages
The 28th Annual Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty is more than a cycling competition it’s an adventure for bike enthusiasts. The two-day event, which takes place the last weekend of September, is a favorite activity of residents from North Georgia retirement communities. Thousands of adult and youth cyclists will converge to compete in some of the toughest and steepest bike climbs in the Southeast...
Interactive Hiking Maps are Live at Big Canoe
The management team of the Big Canoe real estate development, known for their love of scenic Georgia mountain properties, is proud to announce that, after months of hard work, their new interactive hiking pages are live on their website making it fun for property owners to plan a day’s hike. If you love hiking trails like we do...
Top Adventure Towns - Lenoir North Carolina
Hidden in the foothills of North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains, is a little adventure town that you've probably never heard of. Recently however, word has gotten out about Lenoir North Carolina, thanks to Google choosing it for a brand new data center. Just one hour and twenty minutes from the heart of thriving Asheville, Lenoir is a quiet town of 18,000 friendly people. Here you can enjoy...
Hikes with Waterfalls in the Appalachian Mountains
Folks looking for a healthy, adventurous and stimulating activities will find exciting hiking trails in northern Georgia which reveal the many captivating views of the renowned Appalachian Mountains. Amicalola Falls State Park is a great place to start and is one of Georgia’s most visited state parks.