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Fort Mountain State Park

181 Fort Mountain Park Rd, Chatsworth, GA 30705-6669
+1 706-422-1932
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Great State Park

This is a wonderful place to go for day or stay a while! Swimming, camping and cabins. Very clean... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Melodie B
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Chatsworth, Georgia
Great bike ride

We regularly ride from Collegedale to Fort Mountain to enjoy the overlooks. Great exercise. Be... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Chattman
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Chattman
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
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“hiking trails” (26 reviews)
“fire tower” (17 reviews)
“rock wall” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
181 Fort Mountain Park Rd, Chatsworth, GA 30705-6669
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+1 706-422-1932
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"great hiking"
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"mini golf course"
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"trading post"
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a wonderful place to go for day or stay a while! Swimming, camping and cabins. Very clean and well taken care of.

1  Thank Melodie B
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We regularly ride from Collegedale to Fort Mountain to enjoy the overlooks. Great exercise. Be prepared for a 45 minute to 1 hour climb on your bike. Worth it.

1  Thank Chattman
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

We were staying in Ellijay and decided to drive up to Fort Mountain for the day. We are not really outdoorsy people, so we weren't sure what to expect. We had a great time, though. The drive from Ellijay is pleasant and takes you through...More

2  Thank megmul
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

I love Fort Mountain State Park. It has so many things to do and it is located in such a beautiful location.

2  Thank Baggett
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This park was recommended by a friend who lives in Atlanta, Georgia. From this recommendation and reading other reviews and the park's website, we decided to visit while on vacation. Wow! It exceeded our expectations! Even our young teenage son asked if we could go...More

1  Thank Melissa K
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I have been to this park several times, first as a visitor from 2 hours away and then lately as a visitor from less than an hour away. The trail out to the overlook is short and easy, and the view is absolutely breathtaking. You...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

My DW and I decided to visit Fort Mountain State Park to see if we could see a wild bear. I have read that it is no problem to see a bear here and my wife has never seen one out in the wild. Well...More

1  Thank Tim P
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

My boyfriend and I spent three nights at the Creekside Campground this past weekend. Even at full capacity this campground was quiet and relaxing. There is enough space and foliage between the sites that you do not feel as if you are on top of...More

1  Thank Krystal M
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

My sister and I visited this lovely State Park yesterday (I wanted to pick up some walking stick medallions while visiting her). We found it to be a beautiful place! Awesome overlooks, nice hiking trails, a cute little lake and a nice little park store!...More

1  Thank Cheryl S
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

I've been visiting this park for 25 years. It's a little gem no matter the season. In the summer there is the lovely little lake and beach and putt putt golf (and temperatures often 10 degrees cooler than in Atlanta). The lake is also a...More

1  Thank WTCA
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Jean S
22 March 2018|
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Response from Brad B | Property representative |
Hi Jean. The drive from Chatsworth to the park is 8 miles. During that 8 miles you will gain 1,739 ft. of elevation. Some sections are stepper than others and there are paved and gravel pull offs along the way. We look... More
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suzelj
24 October 2017|
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Response from Julie Alexander T | Reviewed this property |
I do not know how far it is from the parking to the pioneer camp sites. I never saw the pioneer sites. We tent camped in a 50 ft RV spot in the campsites area #1. There were hike in tent sites in our area that were about... More
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Susan L
8 October 2017|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
No food on the mountain. Try some of the local, nonchain places in town.
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