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Bicyclist Attacked on Iron Hill Trail in Red Top Mtn State Park

The world has gone nuts and Mayberry is a distant memory.  There has even been a brazen, daylight attack on a woman riding the Iron Hill Trail at Lake Allatoona’s Red Top Mountain State Park. There is a fine line between reporting the news and trying to make people afraid of life.  When a lunatic tries to more »

Robert Eidson’s Lake Allatoona Fishing Report (8-6-14)

Lake Allatoona Fishing Report Striper & Hybrid Bass is brought to you by First Bite Guide Service. When you’re ready to catch stripers and hybrids, contact Robert at 770-827-6282 or by e-mail: eidson6260@gmail.com. Line-side fishing is Good. The live bait bite is still going strong. Fish are scattered in the water column anywhere from 13 more »

Wanted: Camp Hosts at Red Top Mountain State Park

When you visit state parks in Georgia, chances are the first people you see are the camp hosts. The campground host program is one of the most popular volunteer opportunities at Georgia state parks. In exchange for a free campsite and utilities for your RV or motorhome, camp hosts serve the park and the public.  Camp hosts more »

Lake Allatoona Fishing Report by First Bite Guide Service (7-31-2014)

Robert Eidson’s First Bite Guide Service FishingReport for Lake Allatoona Striper & Hybrid Bass. When you’re ready to catch stripers and hybrids, contact Robert at 770-827-6282 or by e-mail: eidson6260@gmail.com. Very Good Fishing!! The live-bait bite is still the best bite going right now. We are still catching very good numbers of stripers, hybrids and White more »

Giant Brown Trout Sets New Georgia Record

The giant brown trout that most of us have hooked in the Chattahoochee River below Buford Dam but never landed has been caught and it’s bigger than the biggest liar among us could have imagined. The largest brown trout ever officially caught in Georgia … beating the previous record by 2-1/2 pounds … was pulled in on more »

2014′s Fifth Drowning in Lake Allatoona

According to Mark McKinnon, spokesman for the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the year’s fifth drowning in Lake Allatoona occurred about 4 PM, on Sunday, July 27, 2014. A 26-year-old man, identified by the Bartow County coroner’s office as Ryan Tyndall, of Snellville, was swimming away from the shore near Allatoona Landing in Bartow County when he more »

Robert Eidson’s Lake Allatoona Fishing Report (7-24-14)

Robert Eidson’s Lake Allatoona Fishing Report is provided by First Bite Guide Service. When you’re ready to catch stripers and hybrids, contact Robert at 770-827-6282 or by e-mail: eidson6260@gmail.com. Fishing is Very Good! The bite this week is the same as last week’s, change nothing. The live-bait bite is starting to fall off some because it’s more »

Lake Allatoona Fishing Report (7-15-14)

Robert Eidson’s Lake Allatoona Fishing Report is provided by First Bite Guide Service.  When you’re ready to catch stripers and hybrids, contact Robert at 770-827-6282 or by e-mail: eidson6260@gmail.com. Fishing is Very Good!! The live-bait bite is starting to fall off some because it’s hard to keep your shad alive, but the trolling bite is more »

Race 4 Birds Foundation Promotes Youth Birding

The Race 4 Birds Foundation – a non-profit organization formed to promote birding (birdwatching) competitions for young people nationwide — is spreading its wings.  First inspired by the Georgia Youth Birding Competition launched in 2006 by biologist Tim Keyes, this new group hopes to see birding take flight all across America. Birding competitions are based on the number more »

Model Train Exhibit at Tellus Science Museum

All Aboard is the name of the model train exhibit at Tellus Science Museum. Tellus offers the rare opportunity for adventurers of all ages to touch stuff, learn stuff and see very cool stuff. This model train exhibit has railroad engines and cars rolling down more than 100 feet of track past scenes of an imaginary seaside more »