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Unicoi State Park and Lodge
Reservations 800-573-9659
Park 706-878-4726

FACILITIES AVAILABLE:
Please visit UnicoiLodge.com for weekend availability.
The park is open during renovations to the lodge, conference center and cabins. Please call for details.



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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Park Hours: 7AM–10PM
Office Hours: 8AM–4:30PM
$5 parking. Annual passes available.
GeorgiaStateParks.org/Unicoi
www.UnicoiLodge.com


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ACCOMMODATIONS & FACILITIES:
Visit www.unicoilodge.com or call 1-800-573-9659 for rates, information and reservations.
    • 1,050 Acres
    • 100-Room Lodge & Conference Center -- wireless Internet, operated by Coral Hospitality
    Meetings, Weddings and Retreats
    • 30 Cottages -- A-1, C-4 and Smith Creek 1 are dog friendly
    • 16 Squirrel’s Nest Camping Shelters
    • 53-Acre Lake with Beach
    • Beach House/Group Shelter (seats 100)
    • 7 Picnic Shelters
    • Restaurant


THINGS TO DO & SEE:
    Hiking – 8 miles of trails
    Mountain Biking – 8 miles of trails, Muddy Spokes Club
    There is a $2 Daily Bike Permit or an Annual Bike Permit for $25 required. Passes may be purchased at the Front Desk of Unicoi Lodge. Permits should be attached to the rider's bicycle with a zip tie provided with the permit. The permit is good for all mountain bike trails that charge a fee.
    Birding
    • Fishing – accessible docks
    • Lake Swimming
    • Canoe and Kayak Rental (seasonal)
    GeoCaching
    • Visit nearby Anna Ruby Falls (fee for USFS access)
    • Playgrounds


    Unicoi Group Program Brochure (word document)
    • STAY AND PLAY with Unicoi and Innsbrook Golf Club in charming Helen, Georgia. Call 1-800-573-9659.








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Events
Handicapped Accessible Saturday Evening Concert Series
Daily until Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 8 PM
Some of the best musicians in the area perform a variety of music from Appalachian Mountain, Bluegrass and Southern Gospel music. Saturdays at 8 p.m., Memorial Day Weekend through mid-November. These programs are “pass-the-hat” donations for the musicians. $5 parking. 706-878-4738.
Visiting Artist Series
Daily until Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 10 PM to 5 PM
Each week a different artist or craftsperson will be demonstrating their art or craft and will have samples of their work for sale in the Lodge. The program lasts each weekend from Memorial Day through mid-November. $5 parking. 706-878-4738.
Address/Directions
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 Ga. Hwy. 356.

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


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Unicoi State Park and Lodge


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