Family Activities

Whether you’re looking to get crafty and creative, or educational and energetic, there are endless family friendly activities and attractions, from authentic gold mines and creepy ghost tours to exhilarating outdoor activities that will keep the whole family happily entertained!

Take a rest from walking and enjoy a horse-drawn buggy ride through Helen.
Location: Helen, GA
Phone: 706-949-0553
Take a horse-drawn carriage ride through the scenic town of Helen.
Location: 2345 Tower Rd, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-892-8134
Enjoy this 18-hole mini golf course set in beautiful gardens at the south end of Helen.
Location: 7914 S Main St, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-878-3328
One to the top rated things to do for families with kids in Helen, GA with two 18 hole min-golf courses and “The Largest Arcade” complete with games of chance and super arcade challenges!
Location: 8065 S Main St, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-878-4653
Experience Alpine Helen`s newest Adventure Golf Course and see why the original Pirate`s Cove is the best!
Location: 1081 Edelweiss Strasse, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-892-1205
Kids and Adults all love the newest large attraction Helen has to offer, The Helen Water Park open 7 days a week.
Location: 222 Edelweiss Strasse, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-878-1082
Looking for unique toys or gifts? Try Tim`s Wooden Toys.
Location: 8635 N Main St #8, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-878-1842
Babyland General Hospital home of the Cabbage Patch Kids is now located at their new home in Cleveland, GA. You won`t want to miss stopping by and checking out this out.
Location: 300 NOK Dr, Cleveland, GA
Phone: 706-865-2171
Enjoy the fascinating history of our country’s first major Gold Rush. Hunt for a wide variety of gemstones treasures, gold and more with the family and kids at Dukes Creek Gold and Ruby Mines.
Location: 6145 GA-75, Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Phone: 706-878-2625
Spend the day at authentic operating Gold Mine!
Location: 2632 Town Creek Rd, Cleveland, GA
Phone: 706-865-5454
Have a great day at the North Georgia Zoo & Petting Farm home of Wildlife Wonders & Paradise Valley Farm.
Location: 2912 Paradise Valley Rd, Cleveland, GA
Phone: 706-348-7279
Dare to experience the other side of Helen with Mountain Spirits Bus Ghost Tours
Location: 8065 S Main St, Helen, GA
Phone: 706-878-1769
Come and enjoy a scary but fun tour through Haunted Helen.
Location: Helen, GA
Phone: 706-878-8404
Hansel & Gretel Candy Kitchen is a great way to indulge in your sweet tooth. Watch how fudge and candy apples are made with a tour through the factory.
Location: Helen, GA
Phone: 800-524-3008
Cataloochee Ski Area is a great way to have fun in the snow and it’s only and hour and half away. You can ski and even snow tube down the valley. This is a great way to spend a winter day.
Location: 1080 Ski Lodge Rd, Maggie Valley, NC
Phone: 828-926-0285