Area Status: Closed
Morganton Point Recreation Area is the only developed campground located on the shoreline of Blue Ridge Lake, a 3,290 acre Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) reservoir, near the town of Blue Ridge, GA. Morganton Point offers a wide arrange of recreation opportunities such as camping, picnicking, hiking, boating, skiing and fishing.
Morganton Point Recreation Area Handout with maps and other information.
At a Glance
||Closed for the season.
||Open 24 hours a day. Quiet hours 10pm – 7am.
||Required-Sites 1-20, Call 1-877-444-6777 or go to www.recreation.gov
Single sites and tent walk-in sites: $18/site/night
Single sites with water: $20
Single sites with electric and water: $27/site/night
Single site with water, electric and sewer: $30
Double sites with water: $40
||Georgia fishing license, valid boating registration.
||April 15, 2015 - October 31, 2015
- No alcoholic beverages in Campground and Day Use Areas
- 14 day stay limit.
- 2 vehicles per campsite, except for group sites (#9, #13) four vehicles are allowed. Boat trailers and self propelled campers count as a vehicle. All guest or visitors must park in day use area and pay parking fee.
- Dogs must be leashed at all times.
||The nearest town is approximately 8 miles, or 15 minutes, in Blue Ridge, GA. Here campers will find restaurants, grocery stores, etc.
||Drinking water is provided by faucets centrally located in the campground
||3 flush facilities, 2 with showers
||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 and some day use fees. Click here for detailed information on passes!
Contact the Cradle of Forestry Interpretive Association at (828) 884-5713 for information regarding a $30/vehicle/year CFIA Annual Pass for Swimming, Day Use areas and boat launches at concession areas.
||Please contact the Blue Ridge Ranger District office at
From Blue Ridge, GA take US 515 north for 4 miles to GA Hwy. 60; turn right and go 0.5 miles to stop sign. Turn left, go 1.5 miles to the town of Morganton, GA. In Morganton, turn right on County Road 616 for 1 mile.