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Hiking, Mountain Biking, Horseback Riding, Carriage Rides, Zip Line Tours

Experience the outdoors and go hiking in Georgia! Visit one of the many Georgia parks, take a horseback ride, zip line, and more all in Helen, GA!

Horne`s Buggy Rides

All types of Horse-drawn buggy rides for any occasion
Location: 165 Dandy Lane Helen GA 30545
Phone: 706.878.3658
Nacoochee Outdoor Adventures Zip Lines

Nacoochee Outdoor Adventures Zip Lines

Now Open! North Georgia`s newest zipline - Zip N Time. Fridays 1PM-5PM, Saturdays 9AM-5PM, Sundays 1PM-5PM. Call for reservations.
Location: 1/2 mile south of Alpine Helen in Nacoochee Village
Phone: 706-878-9477
The Sautee Express - Private Coach Tours

The Sautee Express - Private Coach Tours

Board one of the Sautee Express coaches for a private guided tour of historic Sautee Nacoochee and reminisce of how life was once lived. Imagine going back into the 1800’s being transported by authentic horse drawn carriages. These carriages come in different sizes depending on your group, from a private romantic 2 person “Fringe Top Surrey” , to an authentic Stage Coach for 4 persons, to the Party Wagon able to accommodate 10-12 people. Bring your favorite beverages and hors d’oeuvres, and sit back and enjoy early morning, mid-day excursions or beautiful late evening sunsets as you learn about the historic significance of the area. This peaceful and scenic excursion is by appointment only can be two to three hours in length. These rides have some of the prettiest countryside in the area where guests often describe as spectacular! This is truly unique and can’t afford to be missed if you are looking for something to do out of the ordinary! Giddy Up!
Phone: 706.969.4036
Chattahoochee Stables

Chattahoochee Stables

Guided trail rides which include a three and a half mile scenic trail ride, one and a half miles is right along the beautiful Chattahoochee River
Location: 2180 Hwy 17 Sautee, GA 30571
Phone: 706-878-7000
Trails at Smithgall Woods Conservation Park

Trails at Smithgall Woods Conservation Park

23 miles of roads, walking paths and trails allow hikers and bicyclists to explore hardwoods, streams and wildlife. Premier trout fishing on Dukes Creek.
Location: 61 Tsalaki Trail Helen , GA
Phone: 706-878-3087
Unicoi to Helen Trail

Unicoi to Helen Trail

3.0 miles, mostly moderate. Starts at the Unicoi Lodge and ends at Unicoi Hill Park in Helen. The trail can be hiked from either direction.
Location: Helen, Ga
Trails at Unicoi State Park

Trails at Unicoi State Park

Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy hiking and biking on scenic mountain trails, especially those leading to Helen and Anna Ruby Falls.
Location: 2 miles northeast of Helen via Ga. Hwy. 356
Phone: (706) 878-2201
Woodys Mountain Bikes

Woodys Mountain Bikes

Mountain bikers can pick up a trail map and stock up on gear or join a guided tour at this unique bike shop in Helen.
Location: Helen, Ga
Phone: (706) 878-3715
Appalachian Trail at Indian Grave Gap

Appalachian Trail at Indian Grave Gap

5.5 mile segment, moderately difficult, awesome views from the summit of Rocky Mountain.
Location: Trail heads at Hwy 17/75 north out of Helen or Indian Grave Gap on Tray Mountain Rd
Sunburst Stables & Zip Line Tours

Sunburst Stables & Zip Line Tours

Quality horseback riding trails through thousands of acres of the Chattahoochee National Forest. Zip Line tour extends 82 acres and is the only one in Georgia that has a 1200ft line and multiple 1000 ft lines.
Location: 3181 State Highway 255 Clarkesville GA
Phone: 706-947-RIDE
Toll Free: 800-806-1953