Don Carter State Park Each Season, a New Reason! “One of America’s Top 101 places to visit” National Geographic, USA 101 A “Best Scenic View” Southern Living, Reader’s Choice Awards Located on Lake Lanier, Georgia’s newest state park features a large sand swimming beach with bathhouse. Boat ramps provide quick access to the lake, and a paved, hilly trail welcomes hikers and bikers to explore the hardwood forest. Chosen as one of “America’s Top Ten Great Pastimes” USA TODAY Accommodations, Facilities & Things To Do 1,316 Acres 8 Cottages 44 RV Campsites 12 Walk-in Tent Sites 4 Picnic Shelters 38,000-Acre Lake Lanier Fishing – fish-cleaning station Boating – ramps and docks Kayak, Stand-up Paddleboard and Aquacycle Rental (seasonal) Swimming Beach Hiking and Biking – 4 miles of trails Picnicking Playground Geocaching Gift Shop 5000 N. Browning Bridge Rd. Gainesville, GA 30506 678-450-7726 Elijah Clark State Park Editor’s Pick “12 Ultimate Trips for Kids” Southern Living March March-April April May Situated on 71,100-acre Clarks Hill Lake, this park offers boat ramps, an accessible fishing pier, swimming beach, hiking trails, cabins and camping. A log cabin museum (open seasonally) tells the story of Revolutionary War hero Elijah Clark and his wife, Hannah. through Memorial Day Labor Day October Weekends through Memorial Day Labor Day Weekends in October through November December Accommodations, Facilities & Things To Do 447 Acres 20 Cottages 165 Tent, Trailer, RV Campsites – wastewater-disposal service 10 Walk-in Tent Sites Pioneer Campground Log Cabin Museum 4 Picnic Shelters 2 Group Shelters (seat 70 and 175) Swimming Beach 71,100-Acre Clarks Hill Lake Boating and Skiing – 4 ramps Canoe Rental Fishing – fish cleaning station, accessible pier Hiking – 3.75 miles of nature trails Miniature Golf Archery Picnicking Playgrounds Geocaching 2959 McCormick Highway Year-Round For more info: 706.820.2531 1400 Patten Road, Lookout Mountain, GA 30750 facebook.com/georgiastateparks 29 Lincolnton, GA 30817 706-359-3458 Follow us on Facebook!