Historic High Country / Carrollton

John Tanner Park

354 Tanner's Beach Rd.
Carrollton, GA 30117


A landmark in Carroll County, the 138-acre John Tanner Park boasts a large sand beach, camping, hiking, fishing, putt putt golf, paddle boats, a group lodge, motel units, pavilions and a large picnic area.

All campsites have water, electricity, and cable TV. Eight pull-through sites accommodate tents and RVs.

A group lodge accomodates 40 people overnight in bunk-style rooms with a fireplace, deck, large kitchen and lakefront view.

A six-unit motel also is located on the lake. The fully equipped units have combination kitchen/dining/living room, two double beds and cable TV. One handicap unit.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Monday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Thursday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Friday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM
    Saturday: 8:00AM - 10:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Daily Parking Fee $5.00


    Nature Trails, Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Concessions, Groceries / Ice On Site, Lodging On Site, Maps & Brochures Available, Meeting Facilities, Meeting Space Available, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms, Shower Facilities, TV / Cable Hookup

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible (Limited) , Miles from Downtown, Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities

    Group Reservations Required , Group-friendly

    Internet Connectivity

    Wi-Fi in Public Space

    Near Interstate Highway


    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa



    Setting & Style

    Rustic & Natural

    Site Information

    30 Amp Elec Hookup, Cabin / Cottage Rentals, Dump Station, Number of Sites, Primitive Camp Sites Available, Pull-thru Sites, RVs Permitted, Tenters Welcome

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages