Sarah's Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
Old low water ford at Sarah's Creek and FS Road 156.

Extending the same primitive feel as its neighboring Warwoman Wildlife Management Area and the Chattooga Wild & Scenic River, Sarah's Creek 22-site developed campground offers a tranquil escape, a place to relax, and perhaps even catch a few fish.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Quiet hours are from 10 pm-6 am daily. During quiet hours generators, music, or other disturbing noises are not allowed. Starting January 1, 2025,  All Camping will be by Reservation Only. There will no longer be any First Come/First Service.  
Operational Hours: 24 hours a day, quiet hours are 10pm - 6am 
Reservations: Reservations are not accepted. Occupancy of sites are on a first come, first serve basis.
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Parking
Fees: All camp sites are $10.00/night. Senior and Acess passes accepted for 50% discount. Please be sure to put your Senior or Acess number on the fee envelope for verification. Payable at drop-box within campground by cash or check pay to the order of: USDA Forest Service
Permit Info: Georgia fishing license and trout stamp are required for fishing. Please contact the State of Georgia for any fishing information. 
Open Season: Open year-round
Restrictions: The maximum stay is 14 day.  Pick out your site and pay the fee within 30 minutes after arrival. Quiet hours from 10pm-6am. No generators to be operating during quiet hours. No UTV's, ATV's, or Golf Carts to be unloaded or used in or around the campground or on Sarah's Creek or any other Forest Service Road on the CONF. After the camper(s) has accumulated 14 days within any 30-day time period, the camper(s) must leave that area/campground and move from Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest land for 30 days before returning for another stay.
Closest Towns: The nearest town is approximately 15 miles, or 20 minutes, to Clayton, GA.  Here campers will find restaurants, grocery stores, etc.
Water: No drinking water is provided
Restroom: 2 chemical vault restroom facilities
Passes: The Interagency Senior and Access Passes and the Golden Age and Golden Access Passports are accepted.  These passes entitle the pass holder to a 50% discount on camping fees.
Operated By: USDA Forest Service
Information Center: Please contact the Chattooga River Ranger District office at 706-754-6221 The onloading or offloading of any Off Highway Vehicles (OHV) to include ATV, UTV, or Golf Carts is not allowed. Quiet Hours are from 10:00 pm to 0600 am. Checkout time is no later than 1:00 pm and check-in time is 2:00 pm.

General Information


Physical Address: 1946 Sarah's Creek Rd., Clayton GA

From Clayton, go east on Warwoman Road for 11.6 miles. Turn left on Forest Service Road 156. Sarahs Creek camping area is about 2 miles on the left and right.


Campground Camping

Enjoy the seclusion of this campground along with the following amenities:

  • 19 camping sites
  • 2 Restroom facilities
  • Located in the Warwoman Wildlife Management Area
  • Standard amenities (i.e. grill, picnic tables, lantern post, etc).
Status: Open

River and Stream Fishing

Sarah's Creek is a great place to relax and "wet a hook."  Come on out and enjoy the tranquility while catching a fish or two.

Be sure to check Georgia's fishing regulations before you begin at