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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7 Plants You Will See Everywhere In Helen, Georgia

Are you tired of city living? Experience a quieter way of life in Helen, Georgia, where native plant and wildlife abounds. You’ll’ find the native flora and fauna everywhere you go in the town and get a look at the natural history of the region.

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Romantic Cabins in Helen Georgia: How To Find Romance In a Luxury Getaway

If you're somewhere in the southeastern United States, you might not yet have realized that some of the most stunning views and most romantic getaways can be found right in your backyard, in 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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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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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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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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Helen GA Fly Fishing Tips: Successful Flies For The North Georgia Mountain Waters


Photo by Carl Heyerdahl on Unsplash

There are numerous Fly Fishing locations and opportunities in close proximity to Helen Georgia. The nearby Chattahoochee river and its tributaries are full of native rainbow, brown, and brook trout.  Below we share important keys to successful fishing, or shall we say catching? Let's get started.

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Remembering The 2017 Total Solar Eclipse In The North Georgia Mountains

“The Across America Eclipse” was one of the most spectacular natural happenings that occurred in the north Georgia Mountains during the summer of 2017. A Total Solar Eclipse is a rare occurrence and we were fortunate this one came so close to Helen, Georgia.

The 2017 American eclipse made its journey from the west coast of the United States through the heartland states to the Atlantic Ocean (and beyond).

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Hike The Beautiful Raven Cliff Falls with Loved Ones

Helen Georgia's attractions are countless. From the German-style shops in town, to the scenic Georgia mountains, there is never a shortage of things to do. The area is also the perfect setting for seeing stunning waterfalls, one of nature's most beautiful wonders.

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