About the State Park
Atlanta State Park is on the south shore of 20,300-acre Wright Patman Lake. Activities include: bicycling, boating, canoeing (rentals available), camping, fishing, hiking, geocaching, picnicking, bicycling, swimming (no lifeguard), birding, and nature study. There are 4.8 miles of hiking trails, including a .8-mile nature trail.
The 1,475-acre park features a dense pine and oak forest, attracting a variety of woodland birds including brown-headed nuthatches and pine warblers. Fall foliage displays can be impressive, as can the dogwoods blooming in spring. [Read more…]