Outdoor Adventures

North Georgia is a year-round destination of outdoor adventures from summer river trips, spring waterfalls, winter trails and spectacular fall foliage! Whether you’re quietly casting a line, teeing off on the fairways or rafting the wild Chattooga River, you’re surrounded by Mother Nature’s finest.

The streams and lakes surrounding Tanglewood Cabins are filled with beautiful mouth watering fish, including trout, bass, bream, catfish and many other colorful species. Fishing in North Georgia is great year-round however, the best season is from late autumn to early winter. Whether you’re fishing the local streams or the lakes of Unicoi State Park, there`s plenty of opportunity to cast a line and make a catch. Maps of all the trout streams in the area are available from our office.

Professional and goofy golfers can enjoy a fun day on the greens! Pack your clubs and tee off at one or our local 18-hole championship courses in the beautiful Northeast Georgia Mountains. There’s a great selection of miniature golf courses in Helen for the whole family to join in the game.

Only minutes away you can enjoy the beauty of the North Georgia Mountains & the Chattahoochee National Forest on a guided trail ride through the scenic Sautee Valley, with experiences for all levels of riders.

Take to the skies on a hot air balloon ride over North Georgia and experience the mountains and lush forest land like never before!

Mountain biking is the perfect way to explore our mountain destination! There are endless trails for all levels to explore our great outdoors, connect with nature and experience the adrenaline rush of mountain biking! Rent your gear or bring your own to enjoy some of North Georgia`s best mountain bike trails, only minutes from your cabin!

Rock Climbing is a popular North Georgia outdoor sport and there are plenty of opportunities to harness up and enjoy the spectacular mountains.

There are many beautiful waterfalls & hiking trails within minutes from Tanglewood Cabins for nature lovers of all ages and levels to escape and enjoy the surrounds. Feel the cool mist from the falling waters, slide down the rocks, take in the breathtaking views from atop a mountain and enjoy endless vacation photo opportunities. Our cabins are only 8 miles from the head of the Chattahoochee River!

Come one, come all, let’s all tube down the Hooch!!! Whether you`re tubing down the Chattahoochee River through the heart of Helen, riding the wild waters of the Chattooga River or taking a pontoon sunset cruise on the lake waters, you`ve got plenty of chance to get wet and enjoy endless water activities!

As the peaks of the North Georgia mountains transform to a winter wonderland, the fun does not end here at Tanglewood Cabins. Most of our outdoor activities can be done year-round, but there are a couple of snowy adventures to be enjoyed too!

Enjoy the scenic beauty of the North Georgia Mountains from a bird’s eye view on a fun zipline tour for the whole family!