Kids Discoveries

Your little ones, have plenty options for getting fun in diverse outdoor activities or entertainment places specially designed for them. This a great chance for a learning experience about nature and to build an ecosystem consciousness. All of them always in a secure environment. Some highlighted places and activities are:

Blairsville, GA

Sleepy Hollow Enterprises

What a wonderful place for the kids! Sleep Hollow is owned by a former Disney artist, imagineer and model maker Art Millican who has built an Enchanted Garden of homes for fairies and gnomes ranging in size from birdhouses to kid-size playhouses that can be explored. Art has designed displays for Dollywood and Six Flags and even  helped Michael Jackson create his famous Neverland Valley Ranch. This place is worth a special trip to Blairsville for the kids in your family; big or small.

 

Location: 5279 Hwy. 515, Blairsville, GA 30512
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Phone: 706- 632-3411

Joshua’s Dream Ranch

Feel like a Champion in JD Ranch! This place offers two main things: peace and fun! How? Through a variety of activities designed to build confidence and enthusiasm for children with special needs. The ranch provides to kids therapeutic interaction with animals; for instance, horses to ride, love, pet and feed; as well as a petting farm. Individual, family or group visits are available at JD Ranch. There is no cost to enjoy the ranch.

 

Location: 507 Smoke Rise Ridge, Blairsville, GA 30514
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Phone: 706-333-5363

The Sweet Spot CO.

Eat your favorite ice cream while you play! The Sweet Spot is an Ice Cream Shop with Mini-Golf. The shop offer a great vriety of ice creams: hand-dipped and soft serve ice cream as well as shaved ice in many flavors. Don’t miss the floats, milkshakes, sundaes and specialty desserts! This is an amazing place for kids.

 

Location: 1323 Murphy Hwy, Ste 5, Blairsville, GA 30512
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Phone: 706-804-4423

Young Harris, GA

O. Wayne Rollins Planetarium

The planetarium  located at Young Harris College, offers more than 30 Friday night public shows during the year. The public shows include a live narrated seasonal stargazing segment. Tickets for each event are available for purchase online along with a calendar of events.

 

Location: Hwy. 76, Young Harris, GA
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Cleveland, GA

Cabbage Patch Baby Land General Hospital

Cabbage Patch Baybland General will be a magical and unforgettable experience for your kids, and for you too! Located in Cleveland, GA in a Southern Style home, Babyland General Hospital is the only place in the world where you can witness the birth of a hand-sculpted Cabbage Patch Kid.

 

Location: 300 N.O.K. Drive • Cleveland, Georgia 30528
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Phone: 706-865-2171

Dawsonville, GA

Amicalola Falls State Park

This Georgia State Park has something for everyone: Amicalola Falls, the highest waterfall in the southeast; zipline tours; guided hikes; campgrounds; a lodge with hotel accommodations and meeting rooms; southern-style cuisine restaurant with special holiday events and breathtaking views of the park and beautiful wedding venues. Not to mention, this is the registration point for the Appalachian Trail and the Len Foote Hike Inn.

 

Location: Dawsonville, GA – Dawson County
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Phone: 706-265-4703