There’s no better place to explore the great outdoors than in White County, Georgia. With over 20 area waterfalls, 7 wineries, 3 State Parks and Georgia’s Newest Historic Site, every day is an adventure. White County also offers excellent hiking, biking, zip-lining, tubing, and kayaking, golf, fly fishing, gold panning and much more. Whether you are up for an extreme activity on an Adventure Challenge Course or prefer a soft adventure like sitting in a serene winery sipping award-winning wine while enjoying a mountain vista or taking a stroll to a waterfall or welcoming the birth of the newest Cabbage Patch Kid at BabyLand General Hospital, White County has a memorable adventure awaiting you!
Lodging options are boundless, from upscale resorts with all the amenities to isolated cabins with mountain views and a waterfall nearby; from comfortable hotels and discount motels to mountain lodges and charming bed-and-breakfasts to treehouses and covered wagons! You, your family or your group will have plenty of choices here in the Blue Ridge mountains of North Georgia. To view a complete listing of lodging please click here.
Bring your appetite when you visit White County because you won’t want to miss a meal during your visit! The German restaurants in alpine Helen have authentic Weiner schnitzel, sauerkraut, a variety of wursts, rolls and pastries. Other nations are represented in the area as well. You’ll find genuine Thai, Chinese and Mexican food here, as well as a steakhouse, an American Bistro and continental cuisine. Several excellent barbeque restaurants offer ribs, pulled pork and Brunswick stew, or you can get home-style breakfast or meat-and-three. For those in a hurry, there’s a good selection of fast-food eateries. Please click here for a full list of our restaurants or contact us for more information.
The White County Chamber of Commerce also acts as a Welcome Center. A stop by the Chamber offices will launch you on your way into a great White County adventure. Please contact us for more information. We're happy to answer any questions you have!