- The list below includes 102 free or cheap things to do in or near Clayton, Georgia, including 70 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, Distilleries, Art Gallery and Forests.
- From Chattahoochee National Forest to Bartram Trail, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Clayton and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Helen, Franklin, Highlands and Clarkesville.
Located in the mountains, Sunburst Adventures provides visitors with a range of outdoor activities to try like ATV trail rides, horseback riding, ziplines, flyboarding, and more. There are also peacocks, goats, llamas, and other animals on its property.
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Highlands, NC MoreLess Info
Up to 40 researchers can live and work at the research station that is part of the Highlands Biological Station, Nature Center and Botanical gardens. Meanwhile, in another part of the facility, school programs and summer camps teach children about the biodiversity of the Southern Appalachian region.
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Off Rich Mountain Road, Walhalla, SC 29691 MoreLess Info
Visitors can hike the 1,769 ft. elevation trail towards a summit at Buzzard Roost Heritage Preserve. The trail features a variety of plant species like stoneroot. At the summit, there is a picnic area.
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283 Highway 255, Sautee Nacoochee, GA MoreLess Info
The historic Sautee Nacoochee Community Center is an educational center that was established to recognize the importance of saving the heritage of the surrounding community. The community center is home to the Nacoochee Indian Mound.
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500 Oconee Station RD, Walhalla, SC 29691 MoreLess Info
Originally both a military outpost and a trading post, Oconee Station State Historic Site is still home to the William Richards House, and a stone blockhouse dating to the late 1700s. Take a guided tour, or hike the site's trails to Station Cove Falls.
Whiteside Mountain is a mountain that offers a National Recreation Trail along 700-foot cliffs. Depending on visibility, hikers can see Blue Ridge Escarpment, Chattooga River headwaters, Highlands and Cashiers, and northern South Carolina.
The Grant Street Music Room gives the North Georgia mountains a home for live musical entertainment. The combined restaurant, bar and nightclub features regular live music on weekends and is also available for rental.