Things To Do in Helen, Georgia
Our guests are surrounded by the best that Northern Georgia has to offer. There are a wide variety of activities for the outdoor enthusiast, ranging from hiking and fishing to canoeing and whitewater rafting.
Surrounded by Unicoi State Park, a Georgia favorite, the lodge overlooks Unicoi Lake and is close to Smith Creek. In the Fall, the area is one of America’s choice locations for foliage, and year-round, the nearby alpine village of Helen is a visitors’ favorite.
From the annual hot-air balloon race in June, to Oktoberfest in the fall, the mountain community of Helen hosts activities that are fascinating and fun. The village is home to more than 200 specialty shops and galleries.
Helen sponsors an annual Trout Tournament, the “Alpenlights” Christmas lighting spectacle, and a springtime “Walk in the Woods".
The area is rich in natural beauty, and offers visitors unique experiences:
- Appalachian Trail
- Innsbruck Golf Course
- Anna Ruby Falls
- Smithgall Woods Conservation Center
- Brasstown Bald
- Chattahoochee River Tubing
- Horseback Riding
- Whitewater River Rafting