We'll be closed Mondays and Tuesdays until May 17th. Open all other days.

Of course you can always call us if care to visit when we are closed :-)

Best Gem Mining In Town

Just read our reviews!

Fishing is great fun!

Our pond is fully stocked with feisty cat fish, brim and bass.

Bring your fishing poles or rent ours!

No fishing license required!
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Let us polish the gemstones you find!

Cut and polished here at the Lilly Pad CERTAIN DAYS ONLY.

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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.

Fun Activities For ALL Ages

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Lilly Pad Village Blue Ridge GA

Around The Lilly Pad Village

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

Gem Mining, Mini Golf, Fishing and Guided Hiking.

Our activities are designed around a beautiful mountain environment. Enjoy the cool and picturesque Spring 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.

Hiking is fun

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.

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  • Free parking!
  • Pets are welcome!
  • Spend the entire day!
  • Unlimited round of golf
  • Picnic table available!
  • Beautiful setting!

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