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Red Top Mountain State Park

Closed Now: 08:00 - 17:00
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Beautiful location close to the lake

We were only able to stay a couple of nights but took the time to explore the hiking trails around... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
sch21
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Calgary, Canada
Great State Park

Great State Park for hiking, camping, cabins, fishing and boating. They have several hiking trails... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
william s
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Marietta, Georgia
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This popular park on Lake Allatoona is ideal for swimming, water skiing and fishing. Visitors can bring their own boats or rent from nearby marinas. A sand swimming beach is nestled in a cove and surrounded by trees, providing a great place to cool...more
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50 Lodge Rd SE, Cartersville, GA 30121
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

We were only able to stay a couple of nights but took the time to explore the hiking trails around the lake. Showers were OK if the park wasn't busy but we arrived just before the long weekend. The sites were large, level and forested.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank sch21
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Great State Park for hiking, camping, cabins, fishing and boating. They have several hiking trails from short to long: less than one to more than five miles. Trails are scenic thru the woods and by the water. Very well maintained. Cabins even have fireplaces and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank william s
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

This place is absolutely beautiful! I could not recommend red top Mountain State Park enough. Great trails and everything so clean and taken care of. Our family comes here multiple times a month!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Connor M
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

A very nice afternoon hiking some very nice trails. There are rugged and more surfaced/ tended ones based on your preference.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TASunde
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We enjoyed our stay in the cabins of Red Top Mountain State Park. After packing the truck with board games, foods and our two families, we were on our way out of the city. The trip to the mountains was not long and we reached...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank rosemarien280
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I camped here on Aug. 31- Sept 4th. Very crowded. Beautiful area but so close to Atlanta it was filled yo capacity since it was Labor Day weekend. There are a lot of things yo do in the area not only in the park itself....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rainman61fl
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Super park with lots amenities for entire family definite place to stay right off I 75 and reasonable.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hank D
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I went there swimming on a Saturday and Sunday and it was great. Almost nobody at the small beach and in the water. One downside: The entrance fee is 5 dollar and for that I would expect a decent bathroom. The one at the lake,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank fredk976
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Red Top Mountain has some very nice trails that wrap around a lake. We went on a 5 mile hike that wasn't super challenging so anyone could do it. The trail was shrouded with trees which helped keep us cool in the July heat. There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Wonderful stay at the cabins at Red Top Mountain State Park. Beautiful views of the lake from the cabin, nice back porch to relax and enjoy. We had about 15 family members, rented about 5 cabins close together. We had a ball entertaining from cabin...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Francine30012
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shelia w
22 March 2018|
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Response from Ranger Kelly H | Property representative |
They all do actually, they are situated on a finger that overlooks water on both sides. The higher in number the better the view in my personal opinion.
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Joseph R
8 March 2018|
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Response from 873jefn | Reviewed this property |
There are numerous places to fish from the shore. A Georgia permit is required.
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Joseph R
8 March 2018|
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Response from Joseph R |
What are the pre requisites for fishing at red top
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