Carter's Lake
Coosawattee-Carter's Lake



Coosawattee-Carter's Lake WMA

Carter's Lake
Coosawattee-Carter's Lake

Located in the southern Appalachian foothills of north Georgia, Coosawattee-Carter's Lake WMA is managed by the Department of Natural Resources and the Army Corps of Engineers. The tract sits on over 6,000 acres and offers an abundance of outdoor activities for visitors. Hunting opportunities include deer, bear, turkey, small game and waterfowl. No ATVs are allowed on the property.

Wheelchair hunters must apply by letter to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers between August 15–September 10 at:
975 Powerhouse Road
Chatsworth, GA 30705

Accommodations & Facilities

  • Beach
  • Bike Trails
  • Boat Ramp
  • Canoe Access
  • Dock
  • Hiking Trails
  • Lake
  • Marina
  • Museum
  • Nature Trails
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Picnic Sites
  • Primitive Campsites


  • Biking
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Lake Fishing
  • Primitive Camping
  • Private Boating
  • River Fishing
  • Water Skiing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Nearby Properties

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Phone Numbers

Region Office 706-295-6041

Fees & Passes

  • No fee to access land
  • License required to hunt or fish

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