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Local Girl Scout Camp Celebrates 90 Years

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A Mableton camp that first opened in 1924 is celebrating nine decades of recreation and education for the Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta.

Camp Timber Ridge is located just west of Metro Atlanta, and sits on more than 200 acres of lush forest and natural streams. This summer, the site is offering a full schedule of both day and overnight camps for girls, with activities including archery, canoeing, arts and crafts, and some pretty incredible ropes courses. One of the current favorites is called "the big swing" -- which is exactly what you think it is! Registration is open for the camps, which are offered to both Girl Scouts and non-members of the organization.

Good Day Atlanta's Paul Milliken went to check out Camp Timber Ridge (and this "big swing") -- click the videos above to check it out!

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