Classic South / Tignall

Hesters Ferry Campground

1864 Graball Rd.
Tignall, GA 30668

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For the ultimate get-away-from-it-all experience, try Hester's Ferry Campground on J. Strom Thurmond Lake. There are no metropolitan areas, no tourist spots, no shopping - just 26 shaded campsites on the lake. Located on Fishing Creek, where it joins Thurmond Lake, this is known to be some of the best fishing on the lake. All the sites in Hester's Ferry are on the water. Sites 1-16 are equipped with water and electrical hook-ups (30-amp and a few 50-amp). A separate loop has 10 primitive sites.

Camping fees range from $18 - $25 per night. Sites accommodate two tents or a RV and a tent. Pets are allowed if penned or leashed. Public use of alcohol is prohibited. Gates open at 7 a.m. and close at 10 p.m. Hester's Ferry Campground season for 2017 opens March 10 and closes on September 10.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
    Monday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
    Tuesday: 7:00AM - 10:00AM
    Wednesday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
    Thursday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
    Friday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
    Saturday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Annual Park Pass (good at all Lincoln County owned facilities) $40

    Handicapped & Seniors (over 62) $5 off per day

    Primitive Campsites (17-26) $18

    Regular Campsites 1-16 (includes water & power) $25

    Facility Amenities

    Parking on Site

    Picnic Area

    Public Restrooms

    Shower Facilities

    General Information


    Setting & Style

    Rustic & Natural

    Site Information

    30 Amp Elec Hookup

    Dump Station

    Number of Sites: 16

    Primitive Camp Sites Available

    RVs Permitted

    Tenters Welcome

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages