Plan to spend the day at Poteete Creek Campground on Lake Nottely. Bring a picnic and play on the beach.
Families can also rent pontoon boats and jet skis at the local marinas and watersports shops.
490 Meeks Park Road / 706-439-6037
Swim in the pool, skateboard, play tennis, walk the beautiful trails, or play on the playground all at Union County’s Meeks Park. Just across the street from the main park, they offer an 18 hole disc golf (Frisbee golf) course and dog walking trails.
Joshua’s Dream Ranch
507 Smokerise Ridge (706) 333-5363
JD Ranch is a peaceful and fun place that offers a variety of activities designed to build confidence and enthusiasm for children with special needs. The ranch has therapeutic horses to ride, love, pet and feed; as well as a petting farm. Call the JD Ranch to reserve your individual, family or group visit to JD Ranch. There is no cost to enjoy the ranch just bring love and plenty of hugs.
5279 Highway 515 East / 706-379-9622
A store of whimsy creations, arts & crafts! Take a tour through the Woodland Fairy Village and along the way there is a life-size hobbit house for the kids to walk through. No admission fee.
Alpaca Farm Family Fun
Lasso The Moon Alpaca Farm 106 Agape Drive / (706) 835-1837
Jerae's Unity Alpacas 1338 Henson Road / (478) 278-0147
Plan a visit to the alpaca farm with up close, hands on alpaca encounters. Please call for an appointment.
Galaxy Bowling & Blairsville Cinema
Kids will love a day spent bowling at Galaxy Bowling (104 Backyard Lane / 706-745-4444). Catch a movie
afterward at Blairsville Cinema just across the parking lot (38 Backyard Lane / 706-745-1000).
A Step Above Stables 696 Mauney Circle / (706) 745-9051
Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa 6321 US Hwy 76 / (706) 379-9900
Trackrock Stables 202 Trackrock Camp Road / (706) 745-2420
Both the first time and skilled rider will find a well-trained horse to suit their level of experience. You will have the opportunity to learn horsemanship from an experienced guide as you ride across clear mountain streams and canter through peaceful green meadows.