World's Longest Zipline Canopy Tour
World's Tallest Freestanding Artificial Climbing Wall
LODGING...we have many options available
ADVENTURES...our bridges are different


An adventure resort and retreat center with a bed and breakfast atmosphere surrounded by 1,500 beautifully wooded historic acres, 45 minutes west of Atlanta.

Historic Banning Mills is home to Screaming Eagle, the world's best and Largest zip line canopy tour, as verified by Guinness World Records!   *And NOW may well be the Safest!   We have the  ONLY Zip line tours with the QuickTrekker Closed Belay System!.. No more Transferring 1 & 2, you are continuously on belay (connected) until you are Safely on the Ground!  

Located in the lost, hidden Snake Creek Gorge, our family resort is surrounded by beautiful scenery. Our country inn is perfect for your family retreat or romantic getaway. Explore the Old Ghost Town of Banning, Ga. and the old ruins of the paper mill.

If your company is looking for an Atlanta area retreat venue, we would love to host your next corporate outing! Our North Georgia retreat center is the perfect place for you to get away from the hustle and bustle so you can focus. We have the lodging, amenities, and meeting space you need for your next corporate event. And, our zip line tours or team building activities Are The Best and can help you and your team think outside the box!

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new staff logo 2016.pngWe are PROUD to announce the opening of our newest zipline adventure tours at Amicaloa State ParkThe Ark Encounter, Unicoi State Park, Lake Guntersville and, Myrtle Beach 

Historic Banning Mills Recognized as one of the WORLD'S Best Tree House Getaways by travelchannel.com

Not only will guests of Banning Mills get to zoom around on an enormous zipline course during an eco-canopy adventure tour, they'll also stay in a unique treehouse village. Located in the treetops, some 70 feet above a gorge and accessible only by rope and wood sky bridges, the 7 treehouse rooms include a microwave, small refrigerator and a jetted tub-for-two, as well as a Keurig coffee machine.....read more

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Historic Banning Mills Featured on

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Welcome to Banning Mills 

Welcome to the Prettiest Place in Georgia! Once in a while, everyone needs a getaway from life’s stresses and strains! And what more perfect place than Banning Mills Resort? This North Georgia Country Inn and Retreat Center has a bed and breakfast atmosphere that will start you off on your road to relaxation! Or maybe you want a little Adventure or even Extreme Adventure! Either one you choose....It's all here!

From the Ghost Town of Banning in Georgia's only Lost Gorge comes, Incredible scenery, Country elegant accommodations and Warm Southern hospitality. Located in the Lost Gorge at Snake Creek in Northwest Georgia.


Great Place To Zipline Close to Atlanta! 

had ziplined at North Shore in Haiwaii Climbworks. This had more ziplines and more challenging walkways and zipline than in Hawaii. We would definitely come again. If zipline isn't your thing, you can ride horses at $39 an hr or kayak and other recreational activities.

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Voted Best weekend getaway in Georgia 

GUINNESS CERT 2_screaming_eagle.jpgDon't take your family & friends JUST GUINNESS CERT_climbing_wall.jpgANYWHERE!! We have over 10 miles of Zip lines & Sky Bridges in ONE place! Soar up to 60 MPH over the Lost Gorge and Ruins of the Ghost town Banning. From Low and Slow to Extreme!! 6 Levels of Exciting Eco Zipline Treks to choose from! In value or experience no other Zipline Adventure Tour comes close!!

We are a Family run & built 501c3 organization. All proceeds go to the conservancy, history center and educational programs. 



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