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Etowah River Campground

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437 Rider Mill Road, Dahlonega, GA 30533
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Johns Creek, Georgia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

If you are a camper that loves the 'KOA Experience' of graveled tent pads and falling asleep to the roar of a thousand RV air conditioners, this is NOT the campground for you. A friend and I spent Saturday night at Etowah River before kayaking the river on Sunday. We were in the primitive tent section and I think that... More

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

The worst campground I ever stayed at. Owner intoxicated and dirty looking. bathrooms disgusting. Many intoxicated people loud and fighting. I would never stay there with small children. We should have been paid to stay there.

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Suches, Georgia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

the worst campground we've ever stayed in. we waited 30 minutes at the office to be checked in & when no one appeared we found our own sight. the highly intoxicated owner showed up a few hours later to collect our money. cash only and no receipt. the scenery would be beautiful if the trash wasn't overflowing & blowing into... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

I camped out right on the bank of the etowah river. I had an electric outlet right beside my tent. I was able to pan all day long and was not bothered at all. There was one dog that roamed around the campground and he was a very nice blue eyed dog and for a few hot dogs he would... More

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Jonesboro, GA
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Not the right choice for familes, especially with kids. Bathroom facility is a long walk from most campsites, not very clean and not always stocked. Extremely noisy at night with dogs barking and 4-wheelers running up and down the road till late into the night. Our water/electric had to be shared by at least three campsites. There are permanently parked... More

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Harrison, TN
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Great location and natural beauty totally spoiled by long term travel trailers in unkempt sites. Manager obviously under the influence of alcohol (at the very least!) when encountered during our 3 day stay. Numerous dogs run freely and dog feces everywhere. Bathrooms filthy with dried feces on rim/seats. Shower curtains half torn down. Loud drum playing and traffic until early... More

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Fayetteville, Georgia
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

We came to this campground expecting to have a great, peaceful 3 nights. Instead, we got a nightmare. The manager came to the check-in reeking of alcohol. The grass had not been cut in quite awhile. The bathrooms were nasty! We had to listen to a blaring radio play late into the night. The worst of it all was the... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

The first thing to greet us was someone shouting and swearing at a stray dog which he then proceeded to shoot at with an air gun. We found the place to be very run down with many unkempt permanent camp sites. The bathrooms were far away from our site and dirty. There was also a drunk homeless man living under... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

We love this place, we have traveled all over the south and this is by far our favorite place. the owners are awesome , friendly and fun. the showers were clean and the grass was cut. there is plenty of space between RV sites with full hook-ups. The campground is on the etowah river and kept very clean. I would... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

I would not recommend this campground for a fun camping experience. It was really run down, some of the grass had just been cut, but it needed a lot more work. No campsite privacy. A path down between campsites would be a good idea. Bathhouse was a bit far away, but it wasn't too much of an inconvenience. We had... More

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Address: 437 Rider Mill Road, Dahlonega, GA 30533
Location: United States > Georgia > Dahlonega
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Etowah River Campground Hotel Dahlonega

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