CUMMING -- A 109-acre campground on Lake Lanier that offers residents and visitors places to pitch their tent and play in the park is getting ready to open for the warmer season.
Shady Grove Campground, operated by the Forsyth County Parks and Recreation Department at 7800 Allyn Lane Memorial Way, will open to the public on Monday, March 6.
The lakeside campground offers 110 campsites, including tent, RV and group sites, and a beach and swim area, a boat ramp with a courtesy dock, a children’s playground and restroom and shower facilities.
“Shady Grove Campground is a distinctive highlight of Forsyth County Parks and Recreation offerings,” Parks and Recreation Director Jim Pryor said. “The campground provides great natural amenities including boat and swim access to Lake Lanier that make for an ideal overnight stay or a weeklong staycation.”
Campsite reservations can be made online now at Forsythco.com/parks or in person at the campground visitor center and phone at (770) 205-6850 starting March 6.