- 650 Watson Mill Road, Comer, GA 30629, USA
- (800) 864-7275
Known as one of the most picturesque state parks in Georgia, Watson Mill Bridge contains the longest original-site covered bridge in the state, spanning 229 feet across the South Fork River. Built in 1885, the bridge is supported by a town lattice truss system held firmly together with wooden pins. At one time, Georgia had more than 200 covered bridges; today, less than 20 remain. The park is an ideal spot for an afternoon picnic or an overnight stay at the campground. Hiking, biking and horseback riding trails allow visitors to enjoy the thick forest along the river or travel into the park’s backcountry. During summer, visitors often play in the cool river shoals just below the bridge.
21 Tent, Trailer, RV Campsites ($15-$19)
Log Cabin Bunkhouse (sleeps 8, $45)
5-Acre Mill Pond
3 Picnic Shelters ($30)
Group Shelter (seats 100, $75)
Pioneer Campground ($20 and up)
Horse Stalls ($5) with 11 Campsites ($15-$19)
Photo Gallery of Facilities
Hiking – 7 miles of trails
Bicycling – 5 miles of trails
Horseback Riding – 12 miles of trails, camping areas, stalls, no horse rentals
Canoe and Pedal Boat Rental
Fishing – catfish, bass and brea
Phone: (800) 864-7275
Other Phone: (706) 783-5349
Latitude/Longitude: 34.022558 , -83.07866
Total Sites: 21
- swimming pool
- lp gas
- modem connection
- sewer hookups
- other swimming
- cable tv
- dump station
- recreation hall
- group area
- phone hookups
Located 3 miles south of Comer off Ga. Hwy. 22.
Tuesday 09/27/2016 20%
Sunshine and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 89F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday 09/28/2016 20%
A few passing clouds, otherwise generally sunny. High 88F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday 09/29/2016 0%
Sunny skies. High near 80F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday 09/30/2016 0%
Mainly sunny. High 79F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday 10/01/2016 10%
Sunny. High 83F. Winds light and variable.
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