Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Kids fishing at the 2009 Nancytown Lake Fishing Rodeo

Whether coming for a day trip or making a reservation for a group campsite, Nancytown is a great spot for families, fishermen (and women!) and picnickers.  It's easliy accessible by car and the Lake Russell Recreation Area is only a half a mile down the road. See the activities list below for more details.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: No camping at Nancytown
Fees $5 day use fee required
Open Season: Open Year-round
Closest Towns: Cornelia and Mt Airy
Restroom: cxt
Operated By: US Forest Service.

General Information


Coordinates: 34.49900, -83.48450

2.2 miles down Lake Russell Rd., Mt Airy, GA



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