What could be better than getting something for free? There are many different ways to score these great deals if you know where to look. Enjoy these great free Georgia mountain resources!


  • State road map – request a printed map and area brochures to be mailed to you from Georgia’s tourism organization (download / soft copy also available)

Area / Travel Guides


  • Free admission daily to Babyland General Hospital (where Cabbage Patch Kids are born)
  • HOME DEPOT – free workshops for kids and adults on a DIY-kick (evenings, Saturday mornings)
  • LOWE’S – free build-and-grow workshops for kids on Saturday mornings at 10am

PLUS… Free FOOD for Special Occasions!

  • Krispy Kreme
    • Free donut for Free Donut Day on Friday 6/1/2018
    • Free coffee on National Coffee Day WEEKEND on Saturday 9/29/2018 – Monday 10/1/2018
    • Free rewards year-round through loyalty club
  • Dunkin Donuts – Free donut w/purchase for Free Donut Day on Friday 6/1/2018
  • Wal-Mart – Free donut for Free Donut Day on Friday 6/1/2018
  • Edible Arrangements – Free Chocolate Covered Cored Apple for Free Donut Day on Friday 6/1/2018
  • Chick-fil-A – Free Chicken Sandwich when dressed like a cow on Cow Appreciation Day on Tuesday 7/10/2018
  • Long John Silver’s – Free deep fried twinkies on Talk Like a Pirate Day on Tuesday 9/19/2018
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Free Queso at Moe’s
  • Moe’s – Free Queso Day on Thursday 9/20/2018
  • Cinnabon – Free coffee on National Coffee Day on Saturday 9/29/2018
  • Barnes & Noble – Free coffee on National Coffee Day on Saturday 9/29/2018

Check with local store locations for specific offer details.

Free tickets are now available online for free admission for 2 to “participating museums and cultural institutions across the country” on Museum Day (Saturday, September 22, 2018). Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Each Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, September 22, 2018.

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Smithsonian Free Museum Day

There are over 1,250 participating museums across the country that are participating. Some of the best options include these in the Georgia Mountains are:

Click here to search for your favorite participating location and get your free Museum Day ticket (provides admission for 2). Where will your curiosity lead you this Museum Day? Follow on social media @MuseumDay #MuseumDay #WomenMakingHistory


Steak N Shake Dahlonega – Kids Eat Free Weekends Special

Steak N Shake Dahlonega
Steak N Shake Dahlonega

For more Steak N Shake deals, join their eCLUB! Learn about deals and new menu items from Steak ’n Shake! Members will receive a FREE Double ’n Cheese ’n Fries when they join, and a FREE Specialty Milkshake on their birthday!

Ruby Tuesday in East Ellijay

Ruby Tuesday Kids Free
Ruby Tuesday Kids Free

Join the Ruby Tuesday So Connected loyalty program and also get Free appetizer when you join, plus your choice of a Free Burger or Free Garden Bar Entree on your birthday.

Fee-free days at US Forest Service sites! The US Forest Service waives recreation fees at most day-use sites on lands managed by the agency. Participation by concession-operated sites may vary. Mark your calendar for these 2018 dates:

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US Forest Service – Ga Mountains

Browse the list of sites in the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests, or learn more about all of the US Forest Service sites nationwide!

See the post about National, state, and local parks in the Georgia mountains.

Celebrate the start of National Park Week with a trip to your National favorite park – no entrance fee required!

National Parks Servce Free Entrance Days for 2018:

  • Monday, January 15: Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Saturday, April 21: First day of National Park Week
  • Saturday, September 22: National Public Lands Day
  • Sunday, November 11: Veterans Day

Additionally, all 4th graders can get a free annual National Parks Pass from the “Every Kid in a Park” program. With the pass, fourth graders can bring family and friends on adventures free for a full year. Signup in August to get the full year of free admission to all of the National Parks!

Free Annual National Parks Pass for 4th Graders!
Free Annual National Parks Pass for 4th Graders!

Browse the list of National Parks in Georgia, or learn more about all of the 417 park sites in the National Park Service.

See the post about National, state, and local parks in the Georgia mountains.

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Appalachian Trail – Georgia

The Georgia Mountains are a great place to relax in the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains, but adding a massage treatment or spa package makes it even more blissful! Right now there are also some great deals on massages and spa treatments. See below for money saving offers at the Solasta Spa at Valhalla Resort Hotel (Helen), Equani Spa at Brasstown Valley Resort (Young Harris), and Pain Relief Massage (Blairsville).

Save over 40% on spa packages at the beautiful Solasta Spa at Valhalla Resort Hotel in Helen, GA!

Solasta Spa at Valhalla Resort - GaMountainsGuide
Solasta Spa at Valhalla Resort – GaMountainsGuide

Spend a relaxing day at the spa in the Ga Mountains – either on your own or as a couple with your sweetheart! After enjoying your choice of spa treatments, take some time to relax by the pool or to enjoy the scenery at the gorgeous rooftop bar. Choose from lots of great options:

  • Spa Day with One 60-Minute Spa Treatment for $89
  • Spa Day with Two 60-Minute Spa Treatments for $175
  • Spa Day with Three 60-Minute Spa Treatments for $259
  • Spa Day for Two People with Two Spa Treatments Each and a Lunch Date for Two for $379
  • Spa Day for Two People with Two 60-Minute Massages for $169
  • Spa Day for Two People with Champagne & Chocolate Covered Strawberries for 2Two 60-Minute Massages for $199
  • All Spa Day packages include:
    • Access to Pool, Aromatherapy Steam Room, Fitness Center, Rooftop Bar, & Relaxation Room
    • 15% off a room reservation at Valhalla Resort
    • 10% off Elemis spa products during your visit
    • Complimentary valet parking
  • Available Spa treatments:
    • 60-Minute Swedish Massage
    • 60- Minute Ultimate Aroma Therapy Massage
    • 60-Minute Mountain Mist Facial
    • Solasta Spa Manicure & Solasta Spa Pedicure
    • 60-Minute Lime and Ginger Salt Glow
    • 60-Minute Rose and Geranium Moisture Wrap

Visit Groupon or LivingSocial to learn more and book these great deals at Solasta Spa at Valhalla Resort. Limited time only.

Save over 35% at Equani Spa at Brasstown Valley Resort in Young Harris, GA on a 50-minute treatment of your choice!

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Choose either a 50-minute massage or a 50-minute facial at the Equani Spa at Brasstown resort. This deal will save you over 35% at Equani Spa and is available at both Groupon and LivingSocial. Limited time availability.

Save up to 45% on 60 or 90-minute Massages at Pain Relief Massage in Blairsville, GA

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A massage is always a welcome treat, but at Pain Relief Massage your therapist can work directly on helping to heal your pain. Choose the length of massage that will work best for you:

  • $33 for a 60-minute massage (a $60 value)
  • $50 for a 90-minute massage (a $90 value)

Book your Pain Relief Massage deal through either Groupon or LivingSocial and save up to 45% off of the regular price! Limited time availability.

Additionally, through March 8th, you can save an additional 20% with a Coupon Code!

  • Use promo code SHOP20 at LivingSocial to save an additional 20%
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  • Use promo code SALE3 at Groupon to save an additional 10%-20%
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Act fast as these great Georgia Mountains deals can sell out quickly!