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Unicoi State Park and Lodge

Reservations 800-573-9659
Park 706-878-2201
Nestled in the north Georgia mountains just outside Helen, Unicoi is one of Georgia’s most beloved state parks. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy hiking and mountain biking on scenic mountain trails, including an easy lake loop, challenging trek to Anna Ruby Falls, pretty three-mile trail to downtown Helen and rugged 8-mile singletrack for bikers. The cool mountain lake offers a swimming beach and canoe rental during summer.

Throughout the year, park staff host outstanding programs ranging from craft festivals and concerts, to animal programs and educational hikes. Overnight guests can choose from a hotel-style lodge, fully equipped cottages and modern campground. The park’s restaurant is known for its nightly mountain trout buffet (there is not a nightly buffet, however trout is available each night), while craft lovers should not miss the lodge’s gift shop with pottery, quilts and other crafts (we do not have a the craft shop anymore). The lodge and beach house are popular spots for weddings, reunions, parties and conferences.
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$5 parking. Annual passes available.

Park Hours:

7 a.m.–10 p.m.

Office Hours:

8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Accommodations & Facilities:

• 1,050 Acres
• 100-Room Lodge & Conference Center — meetings, weddings & retreats
• 30 Cottages — A-1, C-4 & Smith Creek 1 are dog friendly
• 49 Campsites
• 16 Squirrel’s Nest Camping Shelters
• 53-Acre Lake with Beach
• Beach House/Group Shelter (seats 100)
• 7 Picnic Shelters
• Restaurant
• Fishing Docks
• Playgrounds
wireless connection Available in the lodge

Things To Do & See:

New! Zipline Canopy Tour
Hiking — 12 miles of trails
• Mountain Biking (fee) — 8 miles of trails, Muddy Spokes Club
• Fishing
• Swimming
• Kayak & Canoe Rental — seasonal
Group Programs

Nearby Attractions:

Alpine Village of Helen
• Anna Ruby Falls
• Appalachian Trail
Blairsville, Georgia
Blue Ridge Mountains
• Brasstown Bald
Cabbage Patch Kids/Babyland General Hospital
Cartersville, Georgia
Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site
• Folk Pottery Museum
• Georgia Wineries
• Innsbrook Golf Club
Moccasin Creek State Park
Smithgall Woods State Park
• Southern Highroads Trail
Vogel State Park

Unicoi State Park & Lodge Business Plan

Muddy Spokes Club

Unicoi State Park and Lodge
1788 Highway 356
Helen, GA 30545
White County

GPS Coordinates:
N 34.723033 | W -083.722300

Located 2 miles northeast of Helen via Highway 356.

Unicoi State Park and Lodge
1788 Highway 356
Helen, GA 30545 View Details

Unicoi State Park and Lodge

Make reservations using the options above or call 1-800-864-7275 (Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–8 p.m.; Saturday–Sunday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. EST).
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