Exploring Helen, Georgia

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Hot Air Balloon Trips, Racing In Helen, Georgia, & An Atmospheric Festival

For a once-in-a-lifetime type experience, why not enjoy a non-traditional picnic from a hot air balloon? Or, experience the exciting annual event: Helen to Atlantic Hot Air Balloon Racing & Festival.

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Helen Georgia Oktoberfest 2019: Schedule of Events

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It's going to be a stellar Oktoberfest 2019 in Helen Georgia! This page includes a schedule of events and the associated fees. Be sure to bookmark this page for reference during your stay. 

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Fun Family Things to Do While In Helen Georgia For Oktoberfest

We love the Autumn season, and here is why! Fall is a beautiful time of year in Helen, Georgia. The surrounding mountains have breathtaking views of the fall foliage, and there is much to celebrate.

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How To Plan Your Trip To Oktoberfest In Helen Georgia

Are you thinking about attending the famous Oktoberfest in Helen, GA?

There's no better place in America to celebrate the annual beer festival since you'll feel you’re actually in Germany when you walk around the city of Helen. You can have that feeling all year thanks to Helen's picturesque setting and German architecture, but it's exceptionally accurate during September and October when thousands of visitors from all over the country make the trip to Helen, Georgia for Oktoberfest. 

How do you prepare for Oktoberfest?

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An Exploration of Paul's Steakhouse & Lounge in Helen Georgia

Yes! Helen, Georgia is a quaint Bavarian village in the north Georgia mountains where German food, culture and music are celebrated. However, the food scene also includes other cuisines ranging from BBQ to farm-to-table Southern American. And believe it or not, you can find great steaks in Helen, GA too!


Image Courtesy of Paul's Steakhouse Facebook

Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals has created a Guide To The Best of Restaurants In & Around Helen. There is information on some of the most popular restaurants in the Helen, GA area.

This post takes a more detailed look at one of the area's favorites-- Paul’s Steakhouse.  Locals and tourists head to Paul's Steakhouse for American comfort food including delicious steaks, seafood and fun specialty cocktails.  

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The Best Places To Fish In Near Helen, GA - Explore These North Georgia Trout Fishing Hot Spots

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If you are planning on fishing on your next trip to north Georgia, you'll find an abundance of hot spots to catch a variety of fish. Plus getting back to nature and relaxing in the great outdoors is what every nature lover and outdoor enthusiast craves.  As busy workers, we can feel we'll explode if we don't get out of the office for a weekend away from the chaos of busy life (in fact, this is the essence of our mission). 

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Love Mom on Mother's Day In The North Georgia Mountains

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Cedar Creek Cabin Rental Owner Tom’s Special Tribute to His Mom

 Moms give us life, and we really should be grateful from that point on, right? Through watching our moms, we learn what it means to dream big and persevere. My mom was an inspiration to me starting Cedar Creek Cabin RentalsThanks Mom for that.

Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals was designed to offer North Georgia Mountain luxury, cabins rentals in beautiful, private environments where folks can come to relax and make memories with their friends and family.

Moms encourage and support us in so many ways and in turn, our lives are that much better. A mom's primary focus is to love and nurture her little ones and guide them along the way. That is what moms are all about. Let’s face it - life isn’t always a box of chocolates, and some days the struggle can be challenging. However, Mom always knows how to pick you up, dust you off, and send you back out there. Thanks Mom for that.

There is nobody who thinks you can do it better or has more faith in you trying than Mom. That certainly does not come without worry though. That is a part of her being Mom, but the little extra push you get from her that says,“yes you can” seems to provide the nudge you need to succeed. Thanks Mom for that.

I owe it to my mom for instilling the courage to bring the dream of Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals to reality. I am thankful we can provide a place for all hard-working moms to break away from the everyday routine, relax and enjoy their families in the surroundings  of nature.

The Helen, Georgia area has so many ways your mom can enjoy her special getaway in the mountains: from shopping in the quaint town to visiting wineries, dining in great restaurants, indulging in sweet treats and even antique hunting

 Thank you, Mom for all the encouragement and love that you freely give.

Happy Mother’s Day to My Mom and to Yours!

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Closest Mountains To Florida, Reasons To Visit, & How It Compares To Beaches

Are you looking for the best mountaintop experience near Florida? If so, the mountains of Helen, Georgia are the place for you to go. In fact, the closest mountain to Florida is Mount Yonah, sitting at 3,143 feet above sea level. Climb up Mount Yonah and experience views that rival any other range on the East coast.  

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12 Romantic Things To Do In Helen GA For North Georgia Mountain Couples

When you think of romantic getaways in Georgia, what’s the first thing that comes to mind?

Perhaps you think of the Chattahoochee River that flows through the Bavarian Alpine village of Helen, Georgia.

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Helen, GA Camping: Campfires, Campgrounds, and Campsites

The winter chill is in the air, meaning it’s the perfect time to start a fire at one of the campsites in Helen GA and cozy up for a special night or weekend. When you get out of town to beautiful North Georgia, you’ll want to experience at least one “S’more making” night, story-telling around your campfire, or a relaxing time flat on your back under the open sky checking out the constellations. To get the most out of your Helen GA camping experience, follow the below tips:

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