Lake Russell Wildlife Management Area


Off GA Hwy. 123
Cornelia GA 30531


  • One of the following is required: Hunting license, Fishing license, Georgia Lands Pass: $Visit website -


Lake Russell Wildlife Management Area is one of Georgia's many wildlife management areas. This WMA is known for its stellar hiking and primitive camping. The area is located in northern Georgia, and 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.

Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Picnic Area
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
General Information
  • Family-Friendly