Historic High Country / Morganton

Morganton Point Recreation Area

475 Lake Dr.
Morganton, GA 30560

  • Beautiful Morganton Point Beach on Lake Blue Ridge.

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Deep within the Chattahoochee National Forest in Northeast Georgia lies an incredible camping and recreation opportunity. Morganton Point Recreation Area sits on the shores of Lake Blue Ridge – a 3,290-acre lake that boasts 60 miles of shoreline and ample outdoor activities. The day use area offers secluded swimming, hiking trails, picnicking, boating and fishing.  Looking to spend the night? Morganton Point Campground provides over 40 campsites, including group camping and walk-in opportunities. The Bavarian village of Helen, GA is close by, the charming town of Blue Ridge is nearby, and Atlanta is less than two hours away. If you're looking for true beauty, check out Brasstown Bald Recreation Area – Georgia's tallest mountain and an incredible 360 degree view.  The Bald is only 42 miles from Morganton Point. Escape the hustle and bustle and visit the best in Georgia camping at Morganton Point Campground!  Take a look at our other nearby campground, Lake Winfield Scott, for more camping options. Campground facilities are open from April to October.

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

    Admission & Fees

    Fees vary by activity see website for fees


    Nature Trails


    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch

    Parking on Site

    Picnic Area

    Picnic Shelter

    Public Restrooms

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Site Information

    Number of Sites: 42

    RVs Permitted

    Tenters Welcome

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages