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Helton Creek, Georgia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class:
Length: 3 miles
Average Gradient: 260 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 34.7537
Longitude: -83.92441

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 34.7612
Longitude: -83.87371


Paddling Rivers Near Helton Creek, Georgia:

   Helton Creek, Union County, 2 miles away
      Class -blank- - 3 miles long (US 19 to Nottelly River)

   Frogtown Creek, Lumpkin County, 4 miles away
      Class III-V(V+) - 2.9 miles long (US 19 to US 19 at Turners Corner)

   Blood Mountain Creek, Lumpkin County, 5 miles away
      Class III-V - 1 miles long (to Dicks Creek)

   Dicks Creek, Lumpkin County, 5 miles away
      Class V - 0.75 miles long (WMA Gate to Waters Creek Campground)

   Dicks Creek, Lumpkin County, 5 miles away
      Class IV - 2 miles long (Waters Creek Campground to Turners Corner)

   Chestatee River, Lumpkin County, 5 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 32 miles long (Coppermine to Lake Lanier)

   Chestatee River, Lumpkin County, 5 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 11.4 miles long (Turners Corner to Grindle Bridge)

   Dodd Creek, White County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 3 miles long (Ravencliff Trail to GA 348)

   Chattahoochee River, White/Habersham/Hall County, 8 miles away
      Class II-IV - 7 miles long (USFS Road 44 to Robertson)

   Cooper Creek, Fannin County, 9 miles away
      Class II-III - 5.2 miles long (USFS Route 33 to Mulky Creek Camp)

   Chattahoochee River, White/Habersham/Hall County, 11 miles away
      Class I-II - 16 miles long (Robertson to GA Route 115)

   Chestatee River, Lumpkin County, 11 miles away
      Class III-IV - 2.1 miles long (Grindle Falls Road to Copper Mine)


Hotels near Helton Creek, Georgia:

Paradise Hills Resort And Spa, Blairsville
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4.3 miles away
Best Western Milton Inn, Blairsville
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8 miles away
Comfort Inn Blairsville, Blairsville
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8.1 miles away
Quality Inn Helen, Helen
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11.8 miles away
Hampton Inn Helen On The River, Helen
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11.9 miles away
SureStay Hotel Helen Downtown, Helen
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12.3 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Helen, GA, Helen
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12.5 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Helen, Helen
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12.5 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Helen, Helen
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12.6 miles away
Red Roof Inn Helen, Helen
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12.6 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites HELEN, Helen
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12.7 miles away
Jameson Inn And Suites Helen, Helen
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13.2 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Helton Creek, Georgia:

   Vogel State Park, Blairsville, 2 miles away

   Chestatee Knoll Campground, Lumpkin County, 3 miles away

   Blood Mt Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Blairsville, 3 miles away

   Desoto Falls, Cleveland, 3 miles away

   Boggs Creek, Cleveland, 4 miles away

   Nottely River Campground, Blairsville, 4 miles away

   Woods Hole Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Blairsville, 4 miles away


Marinas Near Helton Creek, Georgia:

   Blairsville Docks Unlimited, Blairsville, 8 miles away

   Nottely Marina, Blairsville, 11 miles away

   Boundary Waters Resort & Marina, Hiawassee, 13 miles away

   Yacht Club Mermaid, Hiawassee, 13 miles away

   Chatuge Cove Marina, Hayesville, 18 miles away


Trails near Helton Creek, Georgia:

   DeSoto Falls Trail, Lumpkin , 2 miles away

   Coosa Backcountry Trail, Union , 2 miles away

   Raven Cliff Falls Trail, White , 7 miles away

   Arkaquah Trail, Union , 8 miles away


Public Lands Near Helton Creek, Georgia:

   Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Atlanta - GA, 53 miles away

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN, 60 miles away

   Chattahoochee National Forest, Georgia, 2 miles away

   Vogel State Park, Georgia, 2 miles away

   Unicoi State Park, Georgia, 12 miles away

   Moccasin Creek State Park, Georgia, 22 miles away

   Amicalola Falls and Lodge State Park, Georgia, 26 miles away


Lakes Near Helton Creek, Georgia:

   Lake Qualatchee, White , 9 miles away

   Bowen Lake, Union , 14 miles away

   Chatuge Lake, Clay , 17 miles away

   Nottely Lake, Union , 18 miles away



Current weather conditions at Helton Creek, Georgia
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Local climate location: MURPHY 19 miles away






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