Northeast Georgia Mountains / Dahlonega

Dockery Lake Recreation Area

Forest Service Road #654
Dahlonega, GA 30533


Overlooking Dockery Lake and nestled deep off the side of a mountain, Dockery Lake Recreation Area offers camping, hiking, picnicking and fishing. Campsites have tables and tent pads. Restrooms and drinking water are also available.

Hikers can enjoy the 3.4-mile Dockery Lake Trail, fishing in Dockery Lake and picnicking. This area opens mid-April and closes late October. Gates open at 7 a.m. and close at 10 p.m. daily. Afee is required.

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



    Facility Amenities

    Grill on Site, Picnic Area

    General Information


    Setting & Style

    Mountain Setting