Classic South / Appling

Mistletoe State Park

3725 Mistletoe Rd
Appling, GA 30802

706-541-0321 | 800-864-7275
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  • Mistletoe Cottage Porch

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  • Mistletoe Camper Cabin

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  • Mistletoe Cottage Living Room

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  • Mistletoe Beach

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  • Mistletoe Nature Center

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  • Mistletoe Picnic Shelter

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Located on 71,100-acre Clarks Hill Lake near Augusta, this park is known as one of the finest bass fishing spots in the nation. Boat ramps provide easy access to one of the Southeast's largest lakes. During the summer, guests can cool off at the sandy beach or on miles of shaded nature trails. Many programs are hosted throughout the year, such as astronomy programs, concerts and nature walks. Bike riders who explore this park can join the Muddy Spokes Club. 

Mistletoe State Park has 10 fully equipped cottages on the lake, five of which are log cabins. The campground is situated on a peninsula, offering spectacular views of both sunset and sunrise over the open water. A four-bed camper cabin with electricity and water faces the lake. Overnight guests may rent canoes to explore the large lake.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

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

    Admission & Fees

    Daily ParkPass $5.00


    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Night Hike at Mistletoe

    Night Hike at Mistletoe

    04/10/2015 - 04/10/2015

    Join us for a moonlit hike where we'll use our ears and senses of touch and smell to explore nighttime wonders. Will wetting your nose increase your smelling ability? Can you distinguish trees by the feel of their bark? Bring a flashlight and walking shoes.

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  • Picnic Tidy-up

    Picnic Tidy-up

    05/09/2015 - 05/09/2015

    Help us prepare for the summer season by cleaning up the picnic area. Potential tasks include, staining picnic tables, cleaning up the playground and volleyball court, litter pick-up and light trail work.

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  • Guided Canoe Trip

    Guided Canoe Trip

    05/30/2015 - 05/30/2015

    Meet the ranger for a guided canoe paddle along the shores. Bring water and sunscreen. Pre-registration is required, space is limited. Call the Park Office to register.

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  • Dog Hike

    Dog Hike

    06/06/2015 - 06/06/2015

    Bring your dog and join us for a hike along the Cliatt Creek Trail. What better way to participate in National Trails week than to share it with your pet? All dogs must be on a leash.

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  • Dissecting Owl Pellets

    Dissecting Owl Pellets

    06/13/2015 - 06/13/2015

    Ever wonder what an owl eats? Join us as we dissect owl pellets to discover what the owl ate for dinner.

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  • Kelley Family Bluegrass Concert

    Kelley Family Bluegrass Concert

    06/20/2015 - 06/20/2015

    Some siblings fight, but the five Kelley kids prefer to make music together. This award-winning family from Appling not only entertains, but teaches classical violin, bluegrass/gospel fiddle, mandolin, guitar, and piano.

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