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North Georgia, Helen Vacation Activities

  • Calendar: Click on an event for more details, including map and contact information.
  • Area Guide: Scroll down to see our Area Guide, including lots of pictures and information about where to have fun in the North Georgia Mountains!

Amusement Parks/Family Fun
From corn mazes to panning for gold, Northeast Georgia has a variety of activities for families to enjoy together!

Some of the delicious places to eat in the North Georgia area.

Fishing and Boating
Northeast Georgia is filled with rivers, streams and lakes of all shapes and sizes. This is where you'll find everything you need to enjoy them all!

Food and Specialty Shops
Northeast Georgia has a unique variety of quaint shops. From handmade candy to glass-blowing, you'll enjoy your shopping experience here!

This mountain course offers enough variety of terrain and hazards to challenge any skill level.

Horseback Riding and Carriage Rides
There's no better way to enjoy the mountain scenery or take a relaxing tour of Helen!

Local Art Exhibitions, Museums, and Workshops
Admire work created by local artists, watch a demonstration, or try your skills at creating a work of art yourself!

Mountain Biking
Mountain biking is an ideal activity to enhance family reunions, church groups, and corporate retreats. Fun for all, ages 12 to 60+, there are over 60 trails in NE GA to fit all skill levels

Tubing and Waterpark
Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day, and on warm weekends in September, "tubin' the Hooch" is a must!

Unicoi State Park
Unicoi State Park is one of the most popular parks in Georgia because of its outstanding natural beauty, its wide range of amenities, and its proximity to Helen. See the park's website for a schedule of activities:

Come taste what happens when Georgia sunshine and mountain soils meet Viognier and Merlot grapes…Experience North Georgia Wine Country!