The sun is up. The sky is blue. It's beautiful. But, there's no need to waste time looking around for ways to savor those golden rays. We've come up with 7 ideas, so you can get outside and make the most of a sunny day in Sandy Springs.

1. Have a swinging contest at Abernathy Greenway Playable Art Park. ( You're all winners in our book)

Playable Art Park
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2. Grab a hammock and chill at the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area - East Palisades Unit

East Palisades Unit Bamboo
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3. Channel your inner Spiderman at the Morgan Falls Overlook Park playground

Morgan Falls Playground
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4. Eat this on the patio at Ray's on the River

Ray's Cheesecake
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5. Spend some quality time kayaking with a pal at the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area - Island Ford Unit 

Island Ford Kayaking
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6. Put a smile on your pup's face by taking them to Morgan Falls Dog Park

Morgan Falls Dog Park Instagram
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7. Hike into the sunset at Big Trees Forest Preserve

Big Trees Forest Preserve Instagram
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