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Watson Mill Bridge State Park

650 Watson Mill Rd, Comer, GA 30629-6132
+1 706-783-5349
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Beautiful place

We spent a couple of hours here on Labor Day and really enjoyed our visit. Beautiful setting and... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
southgagal2017
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Athens, Georgia
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Horsey trails and people trails, picnicking, boating, fishing and camping.

This park covers over 1,000 acres and has a restored 229 foot long 1885 covered bridge in front of... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Road_Warrior32034
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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650 Watson Mill Rd, Comer, GA 30629-6132
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We spent a couple of hours here on Labor Day and really enjoyed our visit. Beautiful setting and lots to explore. We are going back next month when the leaves are changing to take family pictures.

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

This park covers over 1,000 acres and has a restored 229 foot long 1885 covered bridge in front of the visitor center. The park is located on the South Fork River. There is a dam adjacent to the covered bridge providing a place to use...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a really nice park for families. Also, they have large indoor pavillions you can rent for special functions.

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Loved this stop! A wonderful old bridge and a nice walk in the woods. Be sure to pay the minimal parking fee.

Thank MWyatt42
Reviewed 22 May 2017

What a wonderful place to do all sorts of activities. Ride horses? They have it. Like to splash around in the water? Plenty of that. Hiker? Yelp, got that as well. History? Got you covered. The bridge and waterfall is wonderful and so refreshing on...More

Thank trivial_matter
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the hiking and biking trail down from the bridge. There was a good canopy of trees and it was not really challenging. Made for a nice Sunday hike. It is approximately 2.5 miles. The waterfall from the bridge and area below the...More

Thank GaCoGirl
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This is a nice out of the way place. Rarely crowed. It's a great place to get away for a few hours. The views of the river are something to just sit , and take in. I've also camped here . The sites are shady...More

Thank James P
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Great park to spend the day historical covered bridge nice walking trails would recommend a visit to the park

Thank Soc6
Reviewed 13 January 2017

The park has a functionable covered bridge (longest one in GA), a creek full of rocks for climbing fun (prepare to come & get a little wet), trails for hiking & horseback riding (horse not included lol). There is a welcome center that sells drinks,...More

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My husband and I stopped on our way to the mountains. It was beautiful. I love covered bridges and this one does not disappoint. Loved it. We walked around taking pictures and exploring and had a great afternoon. We will come back...

Thank Cathy R
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tadams75
15 November 2016|
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Response from moc4 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's safe to drive thru. Put your windows down as the smell is unique to an old wooden bridge. Then park your car and walk thru, stopping to enjoy the view of the river from the window at mid-bridge.
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Allison1014
14 June 2016|
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Response from Mark R | Reviewed this property |
The sliding rock it just below the bridge .. You can park at the bridge and play below it.
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Kandace M
7 March 2016|
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Response from Erika W |
Horse trailer parking is coming in from our Hwy 72 entrance, coming in from Railroad Avenue. That's the entrance for our Equestrian campers who can't cross the bridge with their trailers. The starting point for the horse... More
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