Stovall Mill Covered Bridge in Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia
10 Free Things to Do in the Northeast Georgia Mountains
Have fun with the family in northeast Georgia without spending much cash.
Appalachian Jams in Dahlonega
On the Dahlonega Gold Museum lawn, you can often find a Saturday afternoon jam session (check official schedules at Downtown Dahlonega). Locals and visitors flock to the weekend jam sessions on the Dahlonega square, where fiddles, dulcimers, a forest of banjos and even the occasional yodeler or buck dancer take center stage. The twangy sounds, handed down through the generations, echo off the mountains in this small, northeast Georgia town that began as a gold rush settlement.
Babyland General Hospital
A free tour of Babyland General Hospital in Cleveland lets you see Cabbage Patch Kids being born, but fair warning: Your kids will probably want to adopt one!
Goats on the Roof is a longtime favorite roadside attraction, featuring a family of goats that run around on the roof of the building, fed snacks by a pulley system. The shops below sell Amish foods and furniture, along with gifts, homemade fudge and nitro ice cream.
The Gourd Place
More than 200 gourds from 23 countries can be seen at The Gourd Place near Helen. See everything from contemporary works to early American reproductions to gourds from around the world.