Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites

Fort Mountain State Park


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A scenic drive on Hwy. 52 near the Cohutta Wilderness leads visitors to this mountain getaway.  Hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders will find some of the most beautiful trails in Georgia, winding through hardwood forest and blueberry thickets, crossing streams and circling a pretty lake.  Hikers can also explore a stone fire tower built by the Civilian Conservation Corps and an ancient rock wall which stand on the highest point of the mountain.  The mysterious 855-foot-long wall is thought to have been built by early Indians as fortification against more hostile Indians or for ancient ceremonies. 
 
During summer, visitors can cool off on a lakeside beach.  Park guests may stay overnight in fully equipped cottages, a campground or backpacking campsites.
 
   Fort Mountain State Park Business Plan

Morning Meditation
Sunday, Aug 30, 2015 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Sunday Wagon Rides
Sunday, Aug 30, 2015 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Labor Day Weekend Activities
Saturday, Sep 5, 2015 9:30 AM - 9 PM

Labor Day Wagon Rides
Sunday, Sep 6, 2015 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Labor Day at Fort Mountain
Monday, Sep 7, 2015 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

September Saturdays at Fort Mountain
Saturday, Sep 12, 2015 9:30 AM - 9 PM

Trail Clean Up & Pollinator Garden- Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2015 9 AM - 2 PM
Get Outdoors Georgia
Full Moon Lunar Eclipse Viewing Event
Sunday, Sep 27, 2015 8 PM - 10 PM

Volunteer Day- Decorate Apple Festival Parade Float
Friday, Oct 16, 2015 9 AM - 2 PM

Volunteer Day - Decorate Christmas Parade Float
Friday, Nov 6, 2015 9 AM - 2 PM




Address
181 Fort Mountain Park Rd
Chatsworth, GA 30705


GPS Coordinates:
N 34.7613010 | W -84.702702

Located 8 miles east of Chatsworth via Ga. Hwy. 52 (take I-75 exit #333 toward Ga. Hwy. 411).

Phone
(706) 422-1932

 
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