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› Memo — New World Screwworm, 10/27/16
"Mystery shrouds the ancient stone wall of Fort Mountain State Park, located near the Cohutta Wilderness, offering you a look back in time to the previous inhabitants, as you discover 60 miles of recreational trails and majestic overlooks."

A scenic drive on Highway 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.

Upcoming Events
For the Love of the View - Guided Hike
Friday 1 PM - 2:30 PM – Mar 3, 2017 
Get Fit Hike Level 2
Sunday, Mar 5, 2017 12 PM to 2:30 PM
Get Fit Level 1 Waterfall Hike
Soak It In
Saturday, Mar 11, 2017 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Hidden Gem and Fitness Level 2 Waterfall Hike
Hidden GemSoak It In
Friday, Mar 17, 2017 2 PM to 4 PM
Shamrock Fun Day
Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 12 PM to 4:30 PM
Dressed to the K9s Dog Hike
Sunday, Mar 19, 2017 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Ready for Spring Fling
Get Outdoors Georgia
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 11 AM to 4 PM
National Trails Day at Fort Mountain
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 10 AM
Lake Trail Cleanup and Maintenance: Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 9 AM to 12 PM