Fall Hours

Monday and Tuesday - CLOSED
Wednesday through Friday 11:00 until 4:00,
Saturday 10:00 until 5:00
Sunday 11:00 until 4:00

Happy Thanksgiving

We will be closed November 26th, Thanksgiving Day

We shall be open our regular hours
the rest of the week.

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Spend a day at the Lilly Pad.

Picnic tables are available
You may bring a quick lunch or snacks.

We are pet friendly!

We do sell refreshments, and small snacks / ice cream
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  • Gem MiningIf you have never gem mined, you simply MUST!If you have already done it, we know you'll be back - most guests do.
  • Mini GolfOne low price gets you unlimited rounds of mountain mini golf for the day.
    Challenging course set in a mountain setting.
  • FishingAre you ready to catch the big one? Challenging catch and release in a beautiful setting. Great for kids as well as the serious at heart. All equipment supplied.
  • Guided HikingGet in line with nature, see amazing vistas. If you are not comfortable doing it on your own, have one of our experienced guide assist. We also provide self guided hiking information.

The Lilly Pad Village

Blue Ridge Activities

Gem Mining Activities In Blue Ridge GA

Try our amazing, friendly and customer oriented family fun center located in the Aska Adventure Area, just eight miles out of Blue Ridge.

We offer Gem Mining, Mini Golf, Fishing and Guided Hiking.

Our activities are designed around a beautiful mountain environment. Enjoy the cool and picturesque Fall Season and make the Lilly Pad Village one of your destinations on your next visit! Picnic tables are available for your enjoyment!

No reservations are needed - please check our hours. If you have any special requirements, need group rates or would like to visit outside of our regular business hours, please contact the Lilly Pad Village.

Gift certificates are available and we also ship play dirt ...

Have fun gem mining, going on a hike, fishing and catching feisty catfish or play a round or two of mini golf! Activities are good for all ages and fishing/miniature golf tickets are good for the entire day.

Read about gemstones that you may find.

No entry fee. Kids, adults, pets are all welcome!

t. 706.534.1317


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  • No entrance fee!
  • Free parking!
  • Pets are welcome!
  • Spend the entire day!
  • Unlimited round of golf
  • Picnic table available!
  • Beautiful setting!

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