Columbus is officially a great beer town. There are dozens of superb beer-centric watering holes, a number of local breweries - with more coming soon - and a craft beer culture that's growing exponentially. As further proof the city has fully embraced its adoration for craft beer, Columbus also has a wealth of activities centered around/involving the nectar of the gods.

Columbus is officially a great beer town. There are dozens of superb beer-centric watering holes, a number of local breweries - with more coming soon and a craft beer culture that's growing exponentially. As further proof the city has fully embraced its adoration for craft beer, Columbus also has a wealth of activities centered around/involving the nectar of the gods.

Beer lovers can make their own beer on professional equipment at North High Brewing, sample a cornucopia of beers from around the country and world by taking part in any of the beer challenges at local bars, and there's even fitness-oriented activities paired with beer drinking. Because exercise is always better with beer. Seriously though, isn't every activity better with beer?

• Brewing at North High • The Parsons Challenge at Hal & Al's • Other beer challenges • Running with beer • Neighborhood bar crawls • Final score • 10 worst beer-tivities