Cradled in the hills of the North Georgia Mountains overlooking beautiful Lake Rabun, this developed recreation area offers camping, hiking, all sorts of water activities like swimming, boating and fishing, and an opportunity to absorb the peaceful lake scenery. There are 80 tent and trailer campsites in this family-oriented setting that will easily transform whatever gear you have into an outdoor home away from home.
Reservations are not required. Occupancy of sites are on a first come, first serve basis.
Camping: Loop1 Sites 1 - 53; Water & Non-electric $14/site/night. Loop 2 Sites 54-85; Water & Electric $14/site/night plus $9/night/utilities Swim Site : $5/non-commercial vehicle/day Over 4 people, $1 each additional person Boat Launch: $3/vehicle/day
Clayton is approximately 15 miles, or 25 minutes, where you can find a full range of services and supplies.
Drinking water is provided by faucets at most sites.
2 Flush facilities
The Interagency Senior and Access Passes and the Golden Age and Access Passports are accepted. These passes entitle the pass holder to a 50% discount on camping fees.
Chattahoochee Management, INC. under permit by the US Forest Service
Please contact the Chattooga River Ranger District office at 706-754-6221 or Chattahoochee Management Inc, at 706-490-1246.
Take U.S. 441/23 south from Clayton for 5.4 miles; turn right on Wiley Connector for 0.1 mile; turn left (south) on Georgia 15(Historic 441) for 1.4 miles; turn right on Lake Rabun Road (County Road 10) for 5 miles. If pulling a trailer, the best route is to go west on Hwy 76 for 7 miles; turn left on Charlie Mtn. Road for 3.5 miles; turn right on Bridge Creek Road for 2 miles; turn left on Burton Dam Road for 5.4 miles. The campground will be on your left. View a map.