The Solar Eclipse is set to arrive on August 21, 2017. Even if you are not staying in one of our cabins in Helen, GA, you should still come to the Helen area to enjoy the event. Helen has a lot to offer anyone who wants to have a great travel experience and memories. If you happen to be staying in one of our lovely vacation rentals in Georgia, during this event, we will be providing specially designed eclipse glasses for each member of your party to use during your stay with us and bring home with you after. You will find these waiting upon your arrival.
Here are the details of the Solar Eclipse. Helen is in the path of totality for the Total Solar Eclipse. The Partial Eclipse is from 1:06 p.m. to 4:01 p.m. EST, the Total Eclipse is from 2:36 p.m. to 2:38 p.m. EST. The length of the Total Eclipse is 1 min, 40 sec. There are many wonderful vacation rentals in Georgia for you to stay in during this event. Even if you don’t stay with us, should stay around Helen before and after the eclipse to enjoy the many events taking place.
If you are you are staying in one of our Georgia Vacation Rental cabins in Helen, GA, a great place to view the eclipse is in Unicoi State Park. All of our properties are a short distance from Unicoi and can provide a great place to rest for your stay. Unicoi has a large lake with fishing piers and a dam that will provide a wide open view of the eclipse. You may also visit Mount Yonah for the eclipse. Be warned: it is a 4.4 mile hike round trip though. While in Helen, you have many places where you can eat and explore wile you aren’t enjoying the view of the eclipse. There are many activities and restaurants for you to try during your stay. The eclipse is a wonderful opportunity for you and your family to come to Helen, GA and have a relaxing getaway with a beautiful view.
During your time, take advantage of some of the many solar eclipse events being sponsored by local businesses.:
Yonah Mountain Vineyard is having an event party: TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE PARTY -INDIVIDUAL TICKET – AUGUST 21, 2017 @ 1:00 pm Individual Ticket Includes; Food Reception by Catch 22, Solar Eclipse Viewing Glasses, Yonah’s Solar Eclipse T-Shirt, and Glass of Wine
This is just one example of fun offerings in the area. Make your plans now and all Cabin in Helen are booking quickly. If you have already booked, keep checking our website for links to upcoming events and activities that you may want to plan to attend.
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