Campgrounds in Greensboro, Georgia

Campgrounds in Greensboro, Georgia
Greensboro is located in South Georgia. It is home to Lake Oconee, which at 19,050 acres is Georgia's second largest lake. With a temperate climate and numerous opportunities for lake fishing, paddling, boating and hiking, it's easy to see why Greensville is a popular location for the outdoors enthusiast. Because of this, you will find a number of excellent campgrounds located right along the shores of Lake Oconee.

North Shore Resort at Lake Oconee

The North Shore Resort is located right next to Lake Oconee in Greensboro. The resort has 112 sites in total; 102 of them have full hookups while the remaining 10 sites have just water and electricity. Electrical hookups are available at 20/30/50 amps. Other facilities at North Shore Resort include six pull-throughs, cabins and propane gas. Other amenities include Wi-Fi Internet access and picnic tables. North Shore Resort is open year round and welcomes both pets and big rigs. Recreational facilities at the resort include two swimming pools and even tennis courts. In addition, you'll find a boat launch for boating and canoeing on Lake Oconee. Consider doing some lake fishing there too. There are also numerous hiking trails around the park.

North Shore Resort at Lake Oconee
2541 Carey Station Road
Greensboro, GA 30642-2623
(706) 453-4505

Old Salem Park Georgia Power

Old Salem Park is another campground located along Lake Oconee. The campgrounds have 92 sites, some of which are set up for extended stays. All 92 sites have just water and electricity hookups available at 30/50 amps. There are 20 pull-throughs, a dump station, laundry facilities and RV storage. Recreational facilities at Old Salem Park include a pavilion, volley ball courts and a playground. The campgrounds are within easy access of the boat dock for all water-based activities such as boating and lake fishing. The most common type of fish you'll find at Lake Oconee is the largemouth bass. The Old Salem Park campgrounds are open from May 1 until November 1. Big rigs are welcome at this campground.

Old Salem Park Georgia Power
800 Lake Oconee Parkway
White Plains, GA 30678
(706) 467-2850

Parks Ferry Park Georgia Power

Parks Ferry Park is another Lake Oconee campground. Like Old Salem Park, Parks Ferry Park is owned and operated by Georgia Power. The campgrounds have 53 sites, some of which are set up for extended stays. All 53 sites have water and electrical hookups at 20/30/50 amps. Other facilities include nine pull-throughs, tenting and laundry room. Recreational facilities at Parks Ferry Park include a pavilion, horseshoes and sports field. There is a boat ramp nearby for boating activities, as well as excellent hiking opportunities nearby and a wildlife habitat. Parks Ferry Park is open from March 1 until September 30. The park welcomes both pets and big rigs.

Parks Ferry Park Georgia Power
1491 Parks Mill Rd
Greensboro, GA 30642-3259
(706) 453-4308

Article Written By Shiromi Nassreen

Shiromi Nassreen has been writing professionally since 2005. She specializes in travel and outdoor topics, and her articles have appeared in various print and online publications, including "DISfunkshion Magazine" and Matador Travel. Nassreen holds a Bachelor of Arts in theatre studies from Rose Bruford College of Speech & Drama.

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