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Fort Yargo State Park

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“putt putt”(7 reviews)
“paddle boats”(8 reviews)
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210 S Broad St, Will-A-Way Recreation Area, Winder, GA 30680-2059
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All reviews back porch putt putt paddle boats walking hiking beach area great mountain great place for family these cabins mile loop overlooking the lake mountain biking boat ramp bath house disc golf camping area short hike water frontage
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed the weekend site 34 with rv. Check in was smooth- may rangers onsite to accommodate visitors. Site 34 was level and clean, all hookups (full hookup) in working order, more than enough room. Weather was outstanding. Adjacent sites were not too close, so...More

Thank Sue J
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

This was not the camping trip I desired. 1. No bears. 2. Sound of cars. 3. Zero sense of isolation. It depends on what you're looking for . Staff was helpful , thank you Darnel and Anne .

Thank Jakethesnake42
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This park has several great hiking and biking trails. The lake is a lovely place for an easy kayak paddle, and for fishing. There is something for everyone here. There are also activities for children organized by the rangers. The Loving History group does wonderful...More

Thank pagelily
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I hike in this park often. It is very clean and beautiful with good trails for biking or hiking. There is a beautiful beach and great camping whether in a tent, a camper or a yurk!

Thank Vicky C
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Stayed at one of the Yurts at Ft. Yargo. Got there Friday afternoon and put our stuff in Yurt. The over head fan was hardly moving so called office to have someone come down to put on faster mode. The guy tried but finally said...More

5  Thank Fred S
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Our family has been to the beach area of Fort Yargo many times. We have also camped here. We love the campground! The beach area is nice however, the bathrooms are not well maintained and are very outdated. Recently we have seen many people let...More

1  Thank Erika O
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Could offer more to do inside park. really quiet. Couldn't find route to water park that we saw from across the lake. Had a nice clean beach & picnic area. Alot of construction going on

Thank craftytmac
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful visitas. Great walking trails. One of America's best camping area. Fishing, boating, picnicking, family reunion, geocache.

Thank Karla F
Reviewed 4 March 2018

There is a lovely 7 mile walk around the lake and after your walk it's a short distance to the restaurants

1  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

The trip was day after Thanksgiving with the family. It was mostly to wear the kids down and have some piece. We took a short hike around about a quarter of the lake. It was nice and very different than the walks through the Florida...More

4  Thank brandonp589
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21 September 2018|
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Response from Karla F | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure.
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25 August 2018|
Response from Jakethesnake42 |
Yes. Bring an extension cord and three way splitter for maximum amenities.
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8 November 2017|
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Response from metflorita | Reviewed this property |
14 days then you have to leave for at 3 days.