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Fort Yargo State Park

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210 S Broad St, Will-A-Way Recreation Area, Winder, GA 30680-2059
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I hike in this park often. It is very clean and beautiful with good trails for biking or hiking. There is a beautiful beach and great camping whether in a tent, a camper or a yurk!

Thank Vicky C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at one of the Yurts at Ft. Yargo. Got there Friday afternoon and put our stuff in Yurt. The over head fan was hardly moving so called office to have someone come down to put on faster mode. The guy tried but finally said...More

1  Thank Fred S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family has been to the beach area of Fort Yargo many times. We have also camped here. We love the campground! The beach area is nice however, the bathrooms are not well maintained and are very outdated. Recently we have seen many people let...More

Thank Erika O
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Could offer more to do inside park. really quiet. Couldn't find route to water park that we saw from across the lake. Had a nice clean beach & picnic area. Alot of construction going on

Thank craftytmac
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful visitas. Great walking trails. One of America's best camping area. Fishing, boating, picnicking, family reunion, geocache.

Thank Karla F
Reviewed March 4, 2018

There is a lovely 7 mile walk around the lake and after your walk it's a short distance to the restaurants

1  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

The trip was day after Thanksgiving with the family. It was mostly to wear the kids down and have some piece. We took a short hike around about a quarter of the lake. It was nice and very different than the walks through the Florida...More

3  Thank Brandon P
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

The park is pretty and quiet. However, this is NOT a fishing lake. You can fish but you won't catch anything. It needs to be stocked. We have been here for a week and not even a nibble! There will be no more fishing for...More

2  Thank daizzy30549
Reviewed October 20, 2017

We tent/suv camp, and have been camping here two times so far (campground 1), and both experiences were great. The staff are friendly and very helpful, and the check-in is quick. The sites are very well maintained and clean, and the bathhouses are neat and...More

Thank Scrappygirl1740
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We walked the lake. That took most of the day. We drove around the park a little. Its a nice stroll but too close to Winder for you to feel like you are camping or glamping.

Thank Silverfalcon3
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Susan H
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Response from metflorita | Reviewed this property |
14 days then you have to leave for at 3 days.