Tallulah River Campground

Area Status: Open
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Happy Campers Around Fire

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

View of boulders in at Tallulah river Campground Picnic table along the bank at Tallulah River Campground The portal sign leading to Tallulah River Campground The peaceful, meandering Tallulah River at the Tallulah River Campground Camping area along the water at Tallulah River Campground

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open all year long.
Reservations: Reservations are not accepted. 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 14 days.
Closest Towns: The nearest town is approximately 30 minutes southeast in Clayton, GA.  Here campers will find restaurants, grocery stores, etc.
Water: Clorinated well system
Restroom: Dual pit toilet
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: US Forest Service
Information Center: Please contact the Chattooga River Ranger District office at 706-754-6221

General Information

Directions:

Physical Address: 1441 Tallulah River Rd., Clayton, GA

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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Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.927176

  Longitude : 
-83.543205

 

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