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Georgia Fishing License: Where To Buy, Costs, & Age Requirements

Posted by Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals on Mon, Aug 14, 2023

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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Mountains Near Helen: Your Guide To The High Points of North Georgia

Posted by Tom Telford on Sat, Aug 05, 2023

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Surrounding yourself with a gorgeous mountain range and the beauty of the outdoors can naturally send your body into relaxation mode. Most mountains in Georgia are a short distance from the Helen area. Taking some time out from your busy schedule to visit the Blue Ridge Mountains, Lookout Mountain, or the Great Smokey Mountains is a stress-relieving and refreshing option for a getaway.

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Haunted Places, Burial Mounds, & Ghost Tours Around Helen, Georgia

Posted by Tom Telford on Fri, Jul 28, 2023

The city of Helen and the surrounding area is rich in history . But did you know that some say that the spirits of the past are still hanging around? Although we've never heard of any  haunting our  cabin rentals ( that's a relief! ), this region is still lots of fun for those interested in the  unexplained past .
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Fishing The Toccoa River: Best Locations & Flies For Landing Trout

Posted by Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals on Wed, Jul 26, 2023

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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Whitewater Rafting Near Helen, Georgia: Everything You Need To Know

Posted by Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals on Wed, Jul 05, 2023

Some vacationers visit Helen, Georgia and the surrounding area for peace and quiet, and some come for outdoor thrills. For those who are a bit adventurous, nothing will quite match the excitement and fun of whitewater rafting.
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North Georgia Fishing Spots: Best Places To Fish

Posted by Tom Telford on Sat, Jul 01, 2023

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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Helen, Georgia: 5 Places To Visit

Posted by Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals on Fri, Jun 30, 2023

This blog post is part of “Things To Do Ultimate Guide Helen, Georgia” blog series.

When visitors first arrive in Helen, Georgia with its cobblestone streets and hundreds of Bavarian-styled local attractions, it's easy to get caught up in all the things there are to do. However, what makes Helen unique is that it's also the perfect “home base” for your explorations around North Georgia.


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Helen Georgia Tubing: Guide On The Chattahoochee River

Posted by Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals on Wed, Jun 28, 2023

On a sunny summer day in Helen Georgia, you take a look up the Chattahoochee River. What's that you see floating towards you? Is it a strange flock of colorful river birds? An extraterrestrial being from outer space? Some new mutation of algae? No! It's a flotilla of inner tubes engaged in an essential northern Georgia past time — tubing.

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Summer Fun in the North Georgia Mountains

Posted by Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals on Wed, May 31, 2023

There are many interesting destinations you can visit in North Georgia during the summer months. There is just no shortage of it!

According to the Champion Traveler website, the best times to visit are March 26th to June 3rd. 

Here are some of the nice places to visit in North Georgia during the warmer months and have that summer fun in the North Georgia mountains. Some of these items are 'off the beaten track', so you might be able to enjoy hanging with the locals instead of the crowds.

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Last Minute Romantic Getaways In Helen GA: Your Guide To Planning

Posted by Cedar Creek Cabin Rentals on Wed, Feb 08, 2023

This blog post is part of “DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO ROMANTIC GETAWAY IN NORTH GEORGIA” blog series.

Sure, you could pick up a card or wait for hours for a table at a restaurant with hundreds of other couples, but nothing says 'I love you' better than saying 'Honey, let's go away by ourselves for a few days'! 

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