Historic High Country / Rome

Rocky Mountain Recreation and Public Fishing Area

4054 Big Texas Valley Rd., NW
Rome, GA 30165

706-802-5087


Rocky Mountain Recreation and Public Fishing Area is on Oglethorpe Power Corporation land. The area includes two recreation lakes. Largemouth bass and sunfish are the most common game fish species in both lakes. White-tail deer, turkey, and waterfowl frequent the area providing visitors an opportunity to observe wildlife in a natural setting. The lakes offer visitors a scenic and relaxed setting to enjoy fishing, hunting, picnicking, hiking, camping and other outdoor activities.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: All Day
    Monday: All Day
    Tuesday: All Day
    Wednesday: All Day
    Thursday: All Day
    Friday: All Day
    Saturday: All Day

    Admission & Fees

    Annual Fee $30

    Daily Fee $5

    Group Camping $50

    RV Campsites $25/$50

    Tent Campsites $12

    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    75

    Setting & Style

    Mountain Setting

    Site Information

    Number of Sites: 36

    Primitive Camp Sites Available: 1

    RVs Permitted: 1

    Tenters Welcome: 1

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Volunteer Day / East Antioch Boat Ramp

    Volunteer Day / East Antioch Boat Ramp

    09/12/2015 - 09/12/2015

    Please join our Ranger in helping keep the shoreline clean around the East boat ramp. Trash bags will be provided. Meet in the Visitor Information parking lot.

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  • Volunteer Day / West Antioch Boat Ramp

    Volunteer Day / West Antioch Boat Ramp

    10/10/2015 - 10/10/2015

    Please join our Ranger in helping keep the shoreline clean around the West boat ramp. Trash bags will be provided. Meet in the Visitor Information parking lot.

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  • Volunteer Day / Heath Lake

    Volunteer Day / Heath Lake

    11/14/2015 - 11/14/2015

    Please join our Ranger in helping keep the shoreline clean around the Heath Lake. Trash bags will be provided. Meet in the Heath Lake parking lot.

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  • Volunteer Day / Nature Trail

    Volunteer Day / Nature Trail

    12/12/2015 - 12/12/2015

    Please join our Ranger in helping keep the shoreline clean around the Nature Trail. Trash bags will be provided. Meet in the Visitor Information parking lot.

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