Piedmont

Piedmont region

Indian Springs State Park

"Indian Springs State Park is one of the oldest state parks in the nation, drawing people to its mineral rich healing waters and tranquil natural setting, offering you a journey through time from its Creek Indian origins to the stone buildings built by the CCC."

Hart State Outdoor Recreation Area

Swimming, boating, water skiing and fishing on Lake Hartwell are prime reasons to visit Hart State Outdoor Recreation Area in northeast Georgia. Large mouth bass, hybrid bass, striper, black crappie, bream, rainbow trout and wall-eyed pike can be found in the sparkling waters of this 55,590 acre reservoir. The park’s boat ramps and docks offer easy access to all water sports. Visitors can also enjoy hiking/biking trails and a children’s playground.

Fort Yargo State Park

» Group Boat Reservations:
› Group tours offered weekdays only and must be booked in advance.


"Nestled as a natural refuge in the city of Winder, Fort Yargo State Park offers you a nearby escape from metro-life with exciting adventures along multiple recreational trails including one of the only remaining forts for early settlers."

Rum Creek WMA

Rum Creek Wildlife Management Area is located in Monroe County. The 5,739-acre property has hunting opportunities for deer, turkey, small game, dove, waterfowl, and coyote.

Redlands WMA

Redlands Wildlife Management Area is spread over Greene, Oglethorpe, Oconee and Morgan counties. The 37,500 acre property offers hunting opportunities for deer, turkey, small game and dove. There is no hunting on Dyars Pasture marsh pond.

Phinizy Swamp WMA

Phinizy Swamp Wildlife Management Area is located in Richmond County. This 1,500-acre property offers hunting opportunities for deer, turkey, small game and waterfowl. There are also five ponds that provide walk-in fishing opportunities at Phinizy Swamp. No camping is allowed on the WMA.