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Watson Mill Bridge State Park

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I have been to this park for day use for quite some time. Recently we went to the campground for a... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
30joyp
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Hull, Georgia
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Lovely RV camping area

The RV campsites are well/kept. Very quite. Lots of paces to walk your pet. Bath house was clean... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
CackyWalker
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

I have been to this park for day use for quite some time. Recently we went to the campground for a family camping trip. We love this park for both purposes! This camp sites are large, level and fairly set apart from each other. There...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 30joyp
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

The RV campsites are well/kept. Very quite. Lots of paces to walk your pet. Bath house was clean and had a washer and dryer. Level campsites, many are pull-through. Pump out station conveniently located.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CackyWalker
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

This was really worth the drive. Although my Navi went berserk, we managed to find the location. I got out of my car in the pouring rain and was able to shoot some great pictures. The wooden construction is well kept and the information given...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 19whatsup55
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We camped at this GA Staye Park for one night. It was easily accessible and thankfully we were made aware we could not get there by going through the covered bridge with e camper. It was well laid out camping area with nice shady sites...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Juanita S
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by before heading home on a weekend trip with two boys ages 3 & 7. It was so much fun just walking the trails and playing in the water. Best part of our trip and will be back soon to camp. Everything was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LeighAnnWilliams
Reviewed April 30, 2018

We used the park as a starting point for a bike ride. The bridge is quite rustic, yet beautiful with the cascading waterfall. Be careful if you ride your bike across the wooden planks, as it is not suited for thin bicycle tires. The park...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank GRITS-TO-GO
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Only had a short time to visit, but didn't want to miss seeing this piece of history. The park would be a great place to spend an afternoon with friends and/or family. Bridge itself is well maintained, and drivers politely take turns driving through from...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed March 8, 2018

This is a great place to spend an afternoon with the fam, with your sweetheart or with your four-legged friend! Watson Mill has so much to offer! Not only is the natural beauty of the water and rocks breathtaking, but they also offer a lot...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank theatretoni
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Watson Mill has always been one of my favorite state parks growing up. It is neat to see the wooden covered bridge. It is a lot of fun to climb and slide on the rocks of the river and to stand below the water falls...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

We spent a couple of hours here on Labor Day and really enjoyed our visit. Beautiful setting and lots to explore. We are going back next month when the leaves are changing to take family pictures.

Date of experience: September 2017
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michaelsV2395WJ
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Response from theatretoni | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure, but I would assume they WILL NOT have kitchen utensils supplied in the cabins. If I were you, I would purchase disposable cutlery, plates, etc. when you stop in Athens.
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tadams75
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Response from moc4 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's safe to drive thru. Put your windows down as the smell is unique to an old wooden bridge. Then park your car and walk thru, stopping to enjoy the view of the river from the window at mid-bridge.
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