210 S Broad St, Winder, GA 30680

Contact Info

(770) 867-3489

Located between Athens and Atlanta, Fort Yargo is a family-friendly camping, hiking and fishing experience. The park surrounds Marbury Creek Reservoir, a 260-acre lake with a swimming beach, fishing areas and boat ramps. Many campsites are near the water's edge, and hiking & biking trails follow the lake shore. Within the park is Will-A-Way Recreation Area, an accessible facility designed for the physically challenge with a group camp, picnic and fishing areas.

There are 40 tent, trailer & RV campsites as well as group camps and pioneer camps.

Yelp Reviews

4.5 stars

So much updating has been going on at this park for the past decade we finally decided to stop by. Today we took the walkins Greenway trail into the park.... Read Full Review

I have a goal to visit all of Georgia's state parks, and Fort Yargo was an easy hour drive from my house. I wasn't expecting the park to be so pretty. It... Read Full Review

This is a really good and beautiful park. Some of the things you can do at Fort Yargo are biking and bike rentals, boating, disc golf, fishing, hiking,... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 stars Based on 206 traveler reviews

Good spot for an outing.

There is some construction going on near the visitor center. Looks like they are building some cabins. This park has a lot of mountain bike trails. There is also a connecting trail to Winder... Read Full Review

good local park

would be good for camping and fishing during summer they have special events often. Also has a special deer hunt Read Full Review

‘Streaming after Christmas at Ft Yargo

Beautiful views, extremely quiet and cozy campsite. “Not a creature was stirring…” Clean bathrooms, very friendly campground staff. Read Full Review

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