Open Pond Recreation Area

Area Status: Open

Scenic views, well-maintained facilities, and a diversity of recreational opportunities await you at Open Pond Recreation area.  The campground at Open Pond includes primitive sites as well as those with water and electric hook-ups, with easy access to boating, fishing, hiking, and bicycle riding. 

Open Pond Recreation Area also includes a day-use area designed for peaceful picnicking with a panoramic view of Open Pond. A group shelter here was built in the 1930's by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). It retains its original distinct design and is interesting to those who enjoy CCC history.

At a Glance

Fees: Recreation Fee Schedule
Open Season: All year
Usage: Light
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: In case of emergencies and/or road-side assistance, please contact 911.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

General Info:

General Notes

Open Pond Campground Hosts Contact Numbers:

Loop C: 334-222-2473

Loop D: 334-222-3676

No. of Sites 74
Reservation Info Camping is first-come, first-served. Camping fees range from $8-$16 per night; Day use is $3 per vehicle. Open Pond Campground Hosts Contact Numbers: Loop C: 334-222-2473 and for Loop D: 334-222-3676
Difficulty Level: Easy to Intermediate

RV Camping

No. of Sites 65

Lake and Pond Fishing

Day Hiking

Viewing Plants


Group Picnicking

Boating - Non-Motorized

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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