Exploring Helen, Georgia

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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!

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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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Meet the Owners of Whispering Pines: Steve and Carrie Hartshorne

The following blog post is written by cabin owner, Carrie Hartshorne.

Since 2008, we have owned at Cedar Creek. After a twenty year search for a private, beautiful lot we chose Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals and we are so happy with our decision.  

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6 Tips On How To Rent Your Lovely Mountain Cabin

You spent a perfect weekend in the north Georgia mountains. You and your family loved the nearby beautiful hiking trails. The wineries were a delightful surprise as was the quaint town of Helen, GA. You loaded your smartphone with photos of beautiful memories.

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Soque River Fly Fishing: Where The Big Trout Are Within Casting Distance


Image Courtesy of the US Forest Service

Have you heard about the Soque River in north Georgia, near Helen?  If not then do you know Ted Turner? The Soque River is the location of many avid fly-fishermen, including Ted Turner, and a visit to this pristine trout stream is totally worth a trip to north Georgia

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Toccoa River Fly Fishing: The Best Locations & Flies For Landing Trout In The Upper & Lower Toccoa

Have you imagined yourself fly fishing one of the top rivers in north Georgia?  

There are many highly skilled anglers and other important local sources that say the Toccoa River near Helen Georgia is one of the best places to catch trophy brown trout in the State of Georgia.  

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Dukes Creek Fly Fishing: Insights For Successfully Fishing This North Georgia River


Image courtesy of Friends of Smithgall Woods

The setting of this beautiful stream is nestled in the hardwoods as it meanders its way threw the mountainous landscape. It's proximity to Helen Georgia provides ample opportunity for traditional lodging, but at the same time you get the experience of fly fishing in a wilderness setting.

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Stand Up Paddle Board Fishing: Have You Tried This Fly Fishing Approach?


Photo by Michael Henry on Unsplash

The new and unique sport of Stand-Up Paddle (SUP) Fly-fishing is happening at rivers, lakes, and oceans across the country. 

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Georgia Fishing License: Where In Helen, GA To Buy,  How Much It Costs, & Age Requirements


Photo of Farrow Peacock, courtesy of McGowan Peacock

Fishing in Georgia includes the state's more than 4,000 miles of trout streams and more than 12,000 miles of warm water streams teeming with trout, pike and more than a dozen other fish species that populate Georgia waters. If you can't wait to try your own luck fishing in the Peach State, here's what you need to know about getting your Georgia fishing license.

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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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Taco Bell Made This Couples Dream Come True at Raven Falls

There are many ways to propose from a romantic dinner to a hot air balloon ride to a simple walk in the mountains. However, Will’s proposal to Brea has to be one of the most unique. Will and Brea share their story about how a fast food taco sauce packet was the catalyst for one of the most important moments of their lives.

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