Travel Blogs from Helen
We arrived here at Yonah Mountain on Sunday 9/22 The trip up was nice and the roads werent bad. When we arrived the campground Hosts (Bill and Norma) met us at the front and took us in a golf cart to pick out a site. This is another awesome campground. Well maintained and very nicely laid out. We learned a new game from Bob, Norma and ed and Diane called marbles. Uses cards ...
... hill....they laughed and asked if they should wait until after we finished our lunch to tell us.
Walked around Helen and took a few nice pictures of the architecture, and got some penuche fudge at Hansel and Gretel candy shop.
Buzzed back and stopped to get some laundry soap in Waynesville. Chilling tonight and doing some laundry.
I love riding down here, but it is much more tiring than straight "highway humping"!
... my usual fashion.
Hitting the 400 toll booth without dropping the quarters was the final touch to a wonderful trip.
And now, at 2:12 in the morning of 3 August, I'm tired and have remembered all I can.
Good night... but it won't be as sound as at Cedar House.
It just hit me. They have Cedar House Rules there. ...
I arose early and stepped out to the covered porch into a rocking chair... with our iPad. What a contrast.
Roy and Deborah joined Patty and me on the patio for a great breakfast prepared and served by Fred and Mary Beth. A wonderful fruit bowl, coarsely scrambled eggs, and... French toast? We had a very relaxed time, with interesting, convivial conversation with our hosts. An earthy, wonderful couple. Had they been older, they would have ...
... all the way to Dahlonega. Our second good omen for the trip was the fact that I hit the toll change basket without dropping either quarter. We were on our way.
We got to D just before noon and drove on out of town to locate the Cedar House Inn, a B&B. We had no difficulty finding it, but it was quite clear that the driveway would lead us off the beaten path. The gate was locked until 4, as we had been informed, so we made for our first winery and lunch.