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Fort Mountain State Park

Open Now: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Passing visit and hike

A good stop off point between Atlanta and Chattanooga- Looks like a wonderful park even if we were... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Walchwil, Switzerland
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Beautiful park

Great expansive vista from nature trail. Cold mountain lake invites swimming on a summer day, not... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gainesville, Georgia
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“hiking trails”(29 reviews)
“fire tower”(18 reviews)
“big rock”(11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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181 Fort Mountain Park Rd, Chatsworth, GA 30705-6669
+1 706-422-1932
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A good stop off point between Atlanta and Chattanooga- Looks like a wonderful park even if we were not there on the best day hope to see more of it one day -

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AnthonyP743
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great expansive vista from nature trail. Cold mountain lake invites swimming on a summer day, not so much other months of the year. Mysterious rock wall built by ‘moon-eyed people’ will peak the curiosity of young and old alike. Well run park that is clean...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bbqman3341
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Lots to do Swim, picnic, hiking trails, pull offs, great place for fall pictures, beautiful mountain, cabins! Fun for EVERYONE!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Travelingiswhere
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Stayed in cabin. Very comfortable beds. Lots of room. The hike to the overlook at stone tower was difficult but worth it. Always take water and snacks. I am not a hiker but with my husband's help and a good hiking stick I was so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank GatorGIrlMacclenny
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

The view from the overlook was fantastic but wished I had known how long the hike was at the beginning of the trail. Also I wished it had been published somewhere or if it is and I didn't see it published anywhere but there is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stephhtigger
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Very close to the Overlook Inn. Great hike. Well maintained trails. Plenty of photo opportunities. Easily marked trails.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank traci_lee71
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We will definitely go back here! The campsites are awesome and the bathrooms were newly remodeled and kept very clean! Hiking trails for all levels of hikers were great! The only drawback was that the camping is quite expensive for a state park and campers...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Regina P
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Beautiful park with panoramic overlook views! Stayed in one of the 3 bedroom cabins and was very pleased with cleanliness and how well it was stocked with all the comforts of home. Plenty of space for everyone to spread out and spend quality time as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank shelia w
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Found this place just driving around North Georgia. Nice picnic area, the campground looked like a great place to go camping. It has a lake with swimming area with beach and mini golf. Nice trails and a spectacular view. It was well worth the stop....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Iris896
Reviewed 7 August 2018

It’s been some time since I’ve been but it was a pretty awesome state park! The fog experience coming across the water was a cool experience. Would definitely go again.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Gene M
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24 August 2018|
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Response from DawgExplorer | Reviewed this property |
They are mostly gradual and no crazy curves. Large campers are there all the time.
25 July 2018|
Response from twomenwithtrumpets | Reviewed this property |
Wow...that is a really tough one due to weather and how much rain that does effect the leaves! If I could choose October would be my preference. Longer day light and prehaps the leaves will present themselves in a wild... More