The highly popular Alpine Village of Helen, home of quaint German shops, river activities, authentic German cuisine and the world famous Oktoberfest, is just 4 miles away at the gateway to the Chattahoochee National Forest.
Conveniently located only two hours from Atlanta, the campground is located at the foot of Yonah Mountain. It can serve as your home base for daily adventures including beautiful mountain drives, hiking to picturesque waterfalls, fishing in sparkling rivers, exploring charming nature trails, panning for gold and gems, discovering local wineries, horseback riding, tubing and kayaking in the Chattahoochee River, and much more. Other nearby attractions include Cabbage Patch BabyLand General Hospital, Mark of the Potter, Smithgall Woods State Park, Anna Ruby Falls, Brasstown Bald and the Blue Ridge Mountains, and the Richard B. Russell Scenic Highway. Area festivals include Helen’s Oktoberfest, Dahlonega’s Gold Rush Days, Clarkesville’s Chattahoochee Mountain Fair, Destination Helen, Hiawassee’s Georgia Mountain Fall Festival, and Blairsville’s Sorghum Festival.