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9 Reasons to Take Your Kids to Helen This Summer

Clocking in at less than a two-hour drive north of Atlanta, Helen, Georgia, is the perfect destination for a fun summer day trip or weekend trip for families.

While the Bavarian town is known for its fall activities, including the changing of the leaves and its annual Oktoberfest celebration, there are tons of fun warm-weather options that visitors can enjoy.

summer trip to helen with kids

From amusement options to outdoor adventures, kids will fall in love with this one-of-a-kind town. And luckily for parents, there are plenty of adult enticements as well, including delicious German cuisine and local wineries.

Check out this list of fun kids’ activities to do in Helen that I just wrote for Then, don’t hesitate to book your trip and start packing your bags.

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I'm a full-time wife and semi-stay-at-home mom to four young kids. Day to day, I help my husband with his small business, but when I have any extra time, you can find me cooking or being active outdoors with my family. We live at the foothills of the North Georgia mountains and are embracing modern homesteading month by month.

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