Forrest Hills Resort…Built by the Kraft Family, still owned and managed by them today.
Get back to nature…Actually see stars, hear birds sing, watch for deer, enjoy peace and tranquility! Located between Dahlonega and Amicalola Falls, just one hour North of Atlanta.
Family Reunions Too – 8, 12 & 16 Room Private Lodges Available
Relax & enjoy...
Our Delicious Restaurant
Horseback Riding, Carriage Rides & Pony Rides
General Store with Gem Mining
HBO & Showtime In All Accommodations
Cabins, Rooms & Suites
2 Bedroom – 2 Bath Cabins
With full kitchen, private indoor hot tub, and gas log fireplace. Each bedroom has a king bed and private bath. PET FRIENDLY
DELUXE DOUBLE CABINS:
1 Bedroom – 1 Bath – All have a hot tub, covered porch with swing, wood burning fireplace and kitchenette (refrigerator/freezer, microwave, coffee maker). 2 queen beds & sleeper sofa. The DELUXE DOUBLE CABINS are Pet friendly! The other deluxe cabins are not.
REMODELED JANUARY/2020 – 2 Bedroom – 1 Bath w/TV on each level – 2 king beds + day bed. 1200 sq. ft!! NO PETS
2 Queen beds + private bath with access to outdoor hot tub. Located within our Deer Trail, Bear’s Den and Treetopper Lodges. Typically available on short notice only unless you want to reserve all rooms within a lodge. No Pets
EAGLES NEST LODGE
Now available 4 ways on short notice!! Rent this private lodge complete with full kitchen, fireplace, living room, and dining room. Located next to large outdoor hot tub.
4 Bedroom/2 Bath – 4 king beds for up to 8 guests.
8 Bedroom/4 Bath – 8 king beds for up to 16 guests.
10 Bedroom/6 Bath – 8 king beds + 4 queen beds for up to 24 guests.
12 Bedroom/8 Bath – 8 king beds + 8 queen beds for up to 32 guests.
Additional rooms can always be added if you don’t rent the full lodge at the time of booking. NO PETS.
Kart Racing at AMP Mortorsports Park – Reach speeds up to 55mph on the world’s most unique kart track. 1pm to sundown. CLOSED Sundays. One 10-minute session $35 – Three 10-minute sessions $85.
Smores Kit – Everything you need for use at one of our on site fire pits including firewood, firestarter, & smores – Makes up to 10 $29
On Site Gem Mining – Includes keepsake necklace or keychain for your favorite find. $13.95
Tickets To Consolidated Gold Mine Tour – Underground mine tour & pan for gold – Adults $20pp – Kids $14
Canoe & Kayaking With Appalachian Outfitters Minimum Age 5 – 1 Person Boat $30 – 2 Person Boat $50 – 3 Person Boat $55
Gibbs Gardens…A world class garden where something is always in bloom. A photographer’s paradise. – Adults $20 Kids $10
Zipline At Amicalola Falls State Park – Goes out rain or shine. Cancelled if storming. Ladies weight limit 250 – Men 285.
Level 1 – $29pp – 1 Hour – Designed for younger zip liners, take a trek across one suspension bridge and four zip lines in the tree canopy! Min age 8 & 50 lbs.
Levels 1 & 2 $59pp – 2 Hours – After level 1, enjoy 9 ziplines that range from 75 feet to 1000 feet in length including 3 cable and wood suspension bridges. Heights range from 20 to 100 feet. Look for bald eagles, red tailed hawks, deer and raccoons. Min age 8 & 80 lbs.
Levels 1, 2 & 3 $129pp – 4 Hours – Continue on from Level 2 to experience an additional 7 zip lines with the longest being 2,000 ft and 3 bridges, highest point 250 feet in the air!! Explore areas of Amicalola NOT available to hikers! Min age 10 & 95 lb
Historic Dahlonega Ghost Tours – 1.3 mile guided walking tour including stops at the historic courthouse, Dahlonega’s most haunted restaurant, Mount Hope Cemetery and more! Thursday through Sunday at 8pm. Sat/Sun 11:30am Located on the square. 2 hours. Adults $20/Children 12 & Under $10
Wine Tasting & Souvenir Glass – Montaluce Winery – $30 per adult OR Chateau Meightry $23
DINNERS, PICNIC OR SUNDAY BRUNCH
Our restaurant is open nightly except Sunday. Reservations are not required but you can purchase these options in advance if you like!
PICNIC LUNCH: Available daily w/advance notice. The perfect addition to a waterfall adventure! With keepsake tote bag – For 2 $39++ For 3 $54– Ciabatta club sandwiches, potato or pasta salad, granola bar, trail mix, chips, drinks, and fresh baked cookies
SUNDAY BRUNCH – All you can eat of the best Southern cooking around including our famous fried chicken, sweet potato souffle and so much more. Adults $22 including tea and coffee – Kids half price!
DAHLONEGA CARRIAGE & HORSE RIDES
Within walking distance! Independently owned and operated. Forrest Hills acts only as an agent for these services. 24 hours required for cancellation. Please advise if over 225 pounds.
Carriage Rides (1/2 hour) – $60 – Seats up to 4 & great for all ages.
One Hour Guided Trail Ride – $50 per person – Minimum age 8 – No experience necessary.
Two Hour Guided Trail Ride – $100 per person – Minimum age 8
Hand Led Pony Rides – Contact barn directly. 706-867-9395
Available by appointment only Fri/Sat/Mon/Wed. Payment collected at time of booking. 24 hour cancellation required for refund.
Dahlonega, site of the first gold rush in the USA! Our neighbors in Dawsonville are home to racing greats Bill & Chase Elliott, the beginning of the Appalachian Trail and features the highest waterfall east of the Mississippi.