Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions

If you’re looking for things to do in Helen GA while staying with us, the choices are endless. Throughout the year Helen, GA, and the surrounding areas provide an abundance of activities from tubing to shopping to wine tastings and more.

The Chattahoochee River happily gives up all kinds of fish including the most fantastic trout. Fly fishing is also a favorite activity for visitors and we encourage you to not forget your poles and bait for a relaxing day on the river.

If a sense of adventure is on your “to-do” list while here; be sure to check out our local businesses that provide zip lining, horseback riding, mountain climbing, biking and more.

Activities 

Anna Ruby Falls - Scenic waterfalls and great picnic location! http://www.unicoistatepark.org/anna-ruby-falls

Blue Creek Stocked Trout Pond - Bring your pole and bait and catch rainbow trout with the family (must make reservations for fishing package) - 2265 Dean Mountain Rd, Cleveland, GA 30528

Helen, GA - Bavarian village with restaurants, shops attractions and more - HelenGA.org

Helen & Back Food Tours - Eat. Laugh. Discover. Walking Food Tour in Downtown Helen - 
www.helenfoodtours.com 

Horseback Riding - Horseback riding, zip lining, ATV and boating - https://sunburststables.com/

Cool River Tubing - Tube down the cool waters of the Chattahoochee River! - https://www.coolrivertubing.com/

Mini Golf - Play a round of minigolf at several different locations! Bavarian Miniature Golf | Alpine Mini Golf | Pirates Cove Mini Golf

Zip Lining - Several options with a ropes course and zip lining over the lake & through the trees! Cool River Adventures | Unicoi State Park | Nacoochee Adventures

Mountain Coaster - Enjoy the only mountain coaster in our area! Georgia Mountain Coaster

Nora Mills & Jumping Goat - Active grain mill and local treats Nora Mill Granary | Jumping Goat Coffee & Teas

Garden Tours of Blue Creek Cabin's Herb and Vegetable Garden - Call to check availability during your stay! 

Seasonal Stocked Trout Pond

Catch and keep up to 10 trout for $49.95. Stocked periodically from March - October. The best bait to use is live worms or artificial yellow trout bait. Fish range in size from 9oz up to 1+lb fish, its a great time for families and children. Not recommended for serious anglers. The Blue Creek is right next to the pond and links to the Chattahoochee about 1 mile down from the pond.