Morganton Point Recreation Area

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Morganton Point Recreation Area

Georgia

(706) 745-6928

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Overview

Morganton Point Recreation Area is the only developed campground located on the shoreline of Blue Ridge Lake, a 3,290 acre Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) reservoir, near the town of Blue Ridge, GA. Morganton Point offers a wide arrange of recreation opportunities such as camping, picnicking, hiking, boating, skiing and fishing.

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Activities

  • Camping

    The 20 reservation sites have water hook-ups at each site, except 11 & 14. Electrical hookups are not available at individual sites. All sites are a short walk to the lake.

    44 sites (2 group sites, 7 tent walk-in sites) Paved boat ramp with parking Designated beach area with a bath house Picnic area (1 covered picnic pavilion) 3 flush facilities, 2 with showers Standard amenities (i.e. grill, picnic tables, lantern post, etc)

  • Fishing

    Fishing for bass, crappie, etc. in the 3,290-acre lake is popular. Check State fishing regulations before fishing at www.gofishgeorgia.com.

  • Hiking

    The Aska Trail System provides approximately 17.0 miles of recreational trails for bicyclists and hikers.

  • Picnicking

    Picnickers have 13 picnic tables and a covered shelter to enjoy.

  • Water Sports

    Boating - Motorized

    A paved boat launch has two ramps and is located near the campground.

    Swimming

    No lifeguard on duty at lake; swimming in designated area only

    Waterskiing

    Water skiing is popular on Blue Ridge Lake.

Directions

Driving

From Blue Ridge, GA take US 515 north for 4 miles to GA Hwy. 60; turn right and go 0.5 miles to stop sign. Turn left, go 1.5 miles to the town of Morganton, GA. In Morganton, turn right on County Road 616 for 1 mile.

Phone Numbers

Primary

(706) 745-6928

Campground reservations

(877) 444-6777

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