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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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Nice and relaxing

Nice place to visit to relax and just take in nature. Beautiful, clean area, family friendly as... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2016
Athens, Ga
Fun for the whole family

Pretty park with waterfall, covered bridge, natural water slide, playground and picnic area. Best... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2016
Athens, GA
via mobile
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“horse trails” (7 reviews)
“log cabin” (4 reviews)
“nice park” (6 reviews)
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650 Watson Mill Rd, Comer, GA 30629-6132
+1 706-783-5349
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

Nice place to visit to relax and just take in nature. Beautiful, clean area, family friendly as well.

Thank 2359oil
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Pretty park with waterfall, covered bridge, natural water slide, playground and picnic area. Best park in the one hour driving radius.

Thank nocheesie
Reviewed 17 February 2016

My friend and I enjoyed the falls coming under the covered bridge and all the shoals with fast-running water noisily running over and through. Then we walked the beautiful two mile loop, enjoying the winter woods full of American beech, oaks, maples, dogwoods, pines etc....More

Thank thirdsister70
Reviewed 1 November 2015

The most beautiful day and setting for our dear friends wedding. The weather was a perfect fall day and the park was filled with the most amazing colors. We all had such a wonderful time being a part of such a special occasion. The ceremony...More

2  Thank Kay P
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Very nice park for a day visit. Great picture opportunities of the bridge and waterfall. Very quiet during the week. I look forward to returning during different seasons for more pictures of the bridge.

Thank cbeckner80
Reviewed 7 August 2015

This state park is good for the horse and his or her enthusiasts. It has fourteen miles of scenic trails, and a lot of people bring their horse; and book a stall for their steed. I rented a horse. They also have walking and biking...More

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 11 July 2015

I remember growing up in Texas and we used to go to a small river where you could ride inner-tubes down and slide on rocks. This place brought back that childhood feeling. Absolutely wonderful! Our kids now have a special memory of their own. The...More

4  Thank dee b
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Fun place to visit with kids! My 6 year old loved doing the rock water slide. I still worried about her stepping into a deeper area but she didn't. I stayed with her just in case. My 1 year old enjoyed it but wasn't able...More

2  Thank Jenn T
Reviewed 25 May 2015

My husband and I made the trip to Watson Mill Bridge State Park to see the bridge, but we discovered a park that has much more to offer than just the bridge! The bridge is beautiful. It has the distinction of being the longest in...More

1  Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

What a stunning place to spend a Sunday afternoon! I took so many pictures my hands got tired. So much history and beauty in one place.

1  Thank Linda L
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Questions & Answers
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.
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.
Kandace M
7 March 2016|
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