Discover Georgia At A Cabin In Helen

Still, making last-minute plans for your vacation itinerary? Luckily for you, when you stay in Helen, Georgia cabin rentals, you’ll enjoy never-ending options for day trips, family fun, and unique adventures. No matter who you are trying to please in your group, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy in northern Georgia. Here are a few fun ideas to help you discover all that Georgia has to offer and have a great time doing it!

Strike it rich!gold

When you think of the gold rush, California is probably the first thing that comes to mind. You may be surprised to learn that northern Georgia had a gold rush of its own! Take a day trip to Duke’s Creek Mining and you will hear all about the exciting history of prospectors and miners hoping to strike it rich in the Helen area long ago. Expert panners will teach you how to pan for precious gems and gold on your visit, so you’ll walk away with pockets a little heavier than when you left.

Scare your pants off!scary

If you are afraid of the dark or are faint of heart, you may want to shy away from Mountain Spirits Ghost Tour. But if you are feeling daring, adventurous, and brave enough to face the spirits of northern Georgia, you won’t have to go far from your Helen, Georgia cabin. This ghost tour is the only one of its kind in Helen and has been known to send shivers up the spines of even the bravest souls. Here you will hear the legends of local specters, eerie encounters, and lost souls. Northern Georgia is rich with history and when you learn of its hauntings, you might just see it in a different light!

A Unique view

No matter what time of year you choose to visit Helen, Georgia cabin rentals, you will delight in incredible views. For some truly breathtaking northern Georgia scenery including several waterfalls, you simply must take a drive up the Richard B. Russell scenic highway. Or if you are feeling an excess of energy, you may also decide to hike to the top (500 feet upwards in elevation!). At the end of the line is the infamous Brasstown Bald – the highest natural point in Georgia. As you look down upon the world from nearly five thousand feet above sea level, you will have a truly unique view of four states at the same time. See if you can make the distinguishment between Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina.

Happy trails

Enjoy the scenic Chattahoochee National Forrest on horseback. Whether you’re an old pro or new to the equestrian lifestyle, you and your family are sure to enjoy saddling up and enjoying a horse tour at Sunburst Stables. You will be able to pick from a variety of tour packages, each with its special perks. Your tour may include a visit to a miniature animal farm, a fishing trip, picnicking, or enjoying a romantic and breathtaking sunset. Best of all, when you book your Helen, Georgia cabin with us online, we are happy to extend a voucher with a $40 value for a free horseback tour!

Ride the rail

Just 20 miles up the road from your Helen, Georgia cabin you can take a fun and exciting ride on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway. You’ll take in the breathtaking northern Georgia views by railway as you take a 26-mile ride along the Toccoa River, even crossing state lines into Tennessee. You can simply take the ride, or if you like, you can tag on adventure packages. You’ll have your pick from a white water rafting excursion, a lazy afternoon of tubing, or even fly fishing. Plan your day according to your interests, budget, and the time you’d like to spend on your adventure.

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