Northeast Georgia Mountains / Cornelia

Lake Russell Wildlife Management Area

Off GA Hwy. 123
Cornelia, GA 30531

770-535-5700


This area, adjacent to Lake Russell Recreation Area, is ideal for hiking, biking and trail running. Lake Russell Wildlife Management Area is one of Georgia's many wildlife management areas. This particular WMA is known for its stellar hiking and primitive camping. Lake Russell Wildlife Management Area is located in northern Georgia. The wildlife management area extends over 17,300 acres. Activities include camping, fishing, hiking, picnicking and hunting. A variety of hunting is available, including deer, turkey, bear, small game and furbearers.

Info & Amenities

  • Admission & Fees

    Admission $0.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking