Explore an amazing local historic area in this fun, high-energy treasure hunt team building activity.
A good old fashioned team building treasure hunt throughout a historic downtown area where teams outsmart their competition in this fun event. They will unravel clues, find hidden challenges, solve brainteasers and trivia, take pictures of their team doing outrageous things, and compete in mini challenges. Delve into historical happenings, identify famous people from the area and learn amazing local facts while having a great time.
Agenda & Activities
Welcome & Warm-Ups (5-10 minutes) Our staff welcome the participants to the neighborhood and get everyone ready for a great scavenger hunt. We then lead some fun warm-up activities that also randomly create small teams.
Team Up! (5-10 minutes) Teams take a few moments to create a name and slogan for their team, and build some team spirit and unity.
Event intro (5 minutes) Our fun and energetic staff give the group a quick orientation to the event and hand out team supplies..
The Hunt (1-2 hours) Using good old-fashioned pen and paper, teams head into town to accomplish a variety of challenges on their team building treasure hunt, including:
- Photo Missions: These are fun pictures that teams take of themselves, and sometimes other teams, doing specific things or in certain locations to help stretch their creativity and their camaraderie.
- Bygone Brainteasers: Teams work on this collection of mental challenges with an olden time flair.
- Town Trivia: Teams search throughout the area to find answers to trivia questions about the local area and Georgia history.
- Historical Landmarks: Teams receive a page full of pictures that are close-ups of various landmarks in the hunt zone. They receive points for the ones they find and correctly identify.
- Vintage Vignettes: Whenever a team finds an Atlanta Challenge facilitator, they have the opportunity to do a fun bonus video mission.
- Rendezvous Challenges: These fast paced challenges take place at a secret location that the teams must find.
Scoring (10 minutes) Teams reconvene at the starting area, turn in their scavenger hunt materials and finalize scores.
Wrap-Up (10 minutes) We end with a fun closing activity and a great group picture.
Our most popular locations for your team to explore.
An amazing mix of new and old. Beautiful historic buildings, and new urban design make this an amazing area full of life, art, food, and green spaces.
With all its unique shops, public spaces and historic landmarks, Decatur Courthouse Square is a great place to spend some time with your team taking in the sights.
Explore the historic area around downtown Marietta with it’s Southern charm, railroad history, beautiful town square and fountain surrounded by ancient trees.
A great combination of small local stores and eateries, along with large open public parks, art work and historic monuments make this a wonderful area to explore.
Quaint restaurants, antique shops, historic residences, and hidden green spaces make this area a treasure in itself. Your team will love exploring this gem.