Don Carter State Park

State Park

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5000 N. Browning Bridge Rd.
Gainesville, GA 30506
678-450-7726
Reservations: 800-864-7275
Official Website

GPS: 34.3849, -83.7412

Last Price Paid: $30
Number of Sites: 44
Pad Type: asphalt
Reservations: Yes
Tent Camping: Yes

4 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
2bars
Sprint 4G/LTE
2bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE
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manatina
GA
19 Dutchmen Aerolite
2001 Toyota Tacoma Prerunner
19 reviews
Nightly rate: $30
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 7

manatina would stay here again

“Private Spot”

Reviewed Jun 26, 2018

Overall Rating

There is a little controversy whether this park is actually by Lake Lanier or by the Chattahoochee River, but it doesn't really matter. It's near water, and lots of it. Kayaks, paddleboards, and water cycles are available for rental. There is a nicely manicured beachfront close enough to hike to from the RV sites, but driving is better... more

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This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Runswithdogs
Atlanta, GA
25 Airstream Intl Serenity
2018 Ford F150
4 reviews
Nightly rate: $30
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 5

Runswithdogs would stay here again

“Nice sites, not crowded. Plenty to do.”

Reviewed Feb 20, 2018

Overall Rating

The is one of Georgia's newest state parks and it shows! Even if you don't get one of the lake view sites (we did), the sites are roomy, shady, and well spaced from your neighbors. Our stay here over president's day weekend was the maiden voyage of our new Airstream. This trip had one purpose-- to use every feature of the trailer ... more

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3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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thecrazygoodlife.com
Jonesboro, GA
30 Jayco 28BHS
2005 Ford F250
41 reviews
Nightly rate: $30
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 10

thecrazygoodlife.com would stay here again

“Great...if you have one of the 5 lake view sites.”

Reviewed Aug 12, 2016

Overall Rating

We were looking for a quick little getaway near Atlanta so we decided to give this park a shot. I knew it was a relatively new park so I was looking forward to checking it out. Overall it's a great park with some room for improvement. We arrived on a Thursday morning during the school year so it was expectedly quiet and empty which... more

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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Sprint 4G/LTE
2bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Vairman
Glen Mills, PA
38 Lifestyle Ford F450
11 reviews
Nightly rate: $30
Days stayed: 30
Site Number: 11

Vairman would stay here again

“New State Park with great facilities, wonderful views and great staff”

Reviewed May 18, 2015

Overall Rating

We have camped over 45 days at Don Carter State Park during the last years. The campground is only about 2 years old and it is very nice with great water views and a boat ramp. This park is very close to our kids and grandkids so we spend a lot of time here. The park has cable, 50 amp electric, water and low volume grey water disch... more

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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Don Carter State Park

Posted September 22, 2016 by benjaminkell@gmail.com under Campground Reviews, Georgia Date of Travel: August 11-13, 2016 Total Cost Per Night: $30 Address: 405 Vogel State Park...

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Don Carter State Park: Gainesville, Ga - Park Review - MHRig

Don Carter State Park: Gainesville, Ga – Park Review by Keith L. | Jun 23, 2016 | RV Park Reviews | This review i...

Hookups:
  • 50 Amp
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • water
  • Partial Hookups
Connectivity:
  • cable tv
Recreation:
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • playground
  • recreation trail
  • swimming beach
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • big rig
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • cabins
  • dump station
  • firewood
  • general store
  • group sites
  • ADA Accessible
  • laundry
  • recycle
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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