Don Carter State Park

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Don Carter State Park

Georgia

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Things To Do

Bicycling
Wildlife Watching
Bird Watching
Boating
Camping
Fishing
Hiking
Picnicking
RVing
Water Sports

Overview

Don Carter is Georgia’s newest state park, as well as the first state park on 38,000-acre Lake Lanier. Situated on the north end of the reservoir, the park offers outstanding recreation for water lovers. Guests can stay cool at a large, sand swimming beach with bath house. Boat ramps provide quick access to the lake, while a multi-use trail welcomes hikers and bikers to explore the hardwood forest.

This new park offers several choices for overnight getaways as well. Two-bedroom cabins are perched on wooded hillsides near the lake. One campground is designed specifically for RVs, while another primitive camping area is just for tents and hammocks. The campground and cottage loop is gated, providing access to overnight guests.

Map of Don Carter (GA)

Latitude, Longitude: 34.387622, -83.746462

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