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"The serene setting of Tugaloo State Park is your starting point to creating family memories with spectacular sunrise and sunset views from the shores of Lake Hartwell, exceptional recreational opportunities, rich cultural heritage and natural resources of the Appalachian Mountains Foothills."

Situated on a wooded peninsula, Tugaloo’s cottages and most campsites offer spectacular views of 55,590-acre Lake Hartwell in every direction. Some cottages even have private boat docks for overnight guests. Tent campers can choose between the developed campground or primitive sites located a short walk from the parking area. During summer, the lake is a popular destination for swimming, water skiing, sailing and boating. Both the Sassafras and Muscadine hiking trails wind through oak, walnut, mulberry and cherry trees.
 
Tugaloo State Park boasts a six-lane mega ramp used for large fishing tournaments and easy lake access. Fishing is excellent year-round, and large-mouth bass are plentiful. The name “Tugaloo” comes from an Indian name for the river which once flowed freely prior to the construction of Hartwell Dam.

Upcoming Events
Tugaloo's Moonshine "Hidden Gem"
Hidden Gem
Saturday, May 28, 2016 10 AM to 11:30 AM
A Memorable Memorial Day
Get Outdoors Georgia
Saturday, May 28, 2016 10 AM to 9 PM
Doggie Pageant
Get Outdoors Georgia
Saturday, May 28, 2016 2 PM to 4 PM
Folk Roots, Shoreline Hike - National Trails Day
Get Outdoors Georgia
Saturday, Jun 4, 2016 10 AM to 11:15 AM
Fire on the Lake, Sunset Paddle
Get Outdoors Georgia
Saturday, Jun 4, 2016 7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Shoreline Cleanup
Get Outdoors Georgia
Saturday, Jun 11, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
Night Time Astronomy with the Atlanta Astronomy Club
Saturday, Aug 20, 2016 6 PM to 9 PM

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