Tallulah River Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Happy Campers Around Fire

At an elevation of 2,080 ft., on the banks of the Tallulah River, this campground is a favorite. 

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations are not required. Occupancy of sites are on a first come first serve basis.
Fees Camping: $15/site/night, year round
Permit Info: Georgia fishing license and trout stamp required for fishing
Open Season: Open Year Round
Restrictions: The maximum length of stay is 21 days.
Closest Towns: The nearest town is approximately 30 minutes southeast in Clayton, GA.  Here campers will find restaurants, grocery stores, etc.
Water: Drinking water from hand pumps are strategically placed throughout grounds
Restroom: 2 Chemical flushed facilities
Passes: 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
Operated By: Chattahoochee Management, INC. under permit by the US Forest Service
Information Center: Please contact the Chattooga River Ranger District office at 706-754-6221 or  Chattahoochee Management Inc., at 706-490-1246.  You can also visit their website,  www.chattahoocheemanagement.com

General Information

Directions:

Take U.S. 76 west from Clayton for 8 miles; turn right (north) Persimmon Rd. (a paved county road) for 5 miles; turn left (northwest) on Forest Service Road 70 for 1 mile to Tallulah River (another 3 miles to reach Tate Branch and another 5 miles to Sandy Bottom).


Accessibility:

This campground is accessible to those with disabilities.


General Notes:

There are 3 RV pull-throughs for your convenience.


Parking:
Accessibility:

This campground is accessible to those with disabilities.


Directions:

  


General Notes:

Good, hard-surface roads until you reach Forest Service Road 70; expect narrow gravel road that is crooked and steep in parts.


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Campground Camping

17 large, graveled tent and/or RV sites (approx 10' × 98') positioned on fairly level and wooded forest land, come equipped with picnic tables, grills, and lantern poles. This pet friendly campground has 7 water spigots, a public phone, interpretive signage, restrooms accessible to those with disabilities and security. There are no RV hookups available.

General Info:

Accessibility

This campground is accessible to those with disabilities.


General Notes

There are 3 RV pull-throughs for your convenience.


Parking
Accessibility

This campground is accessible to those with disabilities.


Directions

  


General Notes

Good, hard-surface roads until you reach Forest Service Road 70; expect narrow gravel road that is crooked and steep in parts.



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