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Relax at Hartwell Lake!l

One of the things I love about Hartwell Dam and Lake is the serene beauty of the area. No noisy... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
Gail C
Hartwell, Georgia
Best sunsets

It’s a beautiful walk or bike ride, overlooking lake Hartwell, sometimes you get the breeze and in... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

One of the things I love about Hartwell Dam and Lake is the serene beauty of the area. No noisy crowds, no loud parties and no traffic jams (or rarely). The tranquil beauty of this lovely lake invites a picnic, a walk along the shore...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gail C
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful walk or bike ride, overlooking lake Hartwell, sometimes you get the breeze and in the afternoon you can catch the best sunsets, roughly 1.5 miles each way

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

From the dam, there is a gorgeous view of the lake and river from the dam. Great place to walk and enjoy the view.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sc40sumthin
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Wow great time great views. Hope to get back here very soon with family. Good fishing.lots of bass loved it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank brianalawine12
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Take a lovely stroll the next time you're in Hartwell across the Lake jetty! Sunsets are absolutely beautiful and serene while walking and watching the birds, deer and other wild life here.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kathy F
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

The lake offers fishing, swimming, camping, hiking and all kinds of activities. It’s very pretty and the lake is full.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ErnestR392
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We had an opportunity to visit Hartwell Dam to see the testing of the gates. The test involved opening all the gates on the spillway and it was a sight to see. The Savannah River rose up the banks a considerable amount in a short...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RobertSofSC
Reviewed 22 May 2018

I have visited Hartwell Dam and Lake several times. I have participated in the annual Dam Run twice, which allows you to run across the dam! It's an interesting experience. I would recommend the Big Oaks recreational area at the dam for picnics, etc. We...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Artsygirl12
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Begin your day watching a sunrise from the shore of Watsaddlers campground, or end the day watching the sunset from Singing Pines recreation area just 2 miles away. These are two moments you have to capture on film in order to remember just a few...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 1182Mjv
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

This is a gem. Far enough away from the big cities to be a nice enjoyable place to fish, ski, and relax.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Johnbushwack
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17 April 2017|
Response from mthilley | Reviewed this property |
Personally I think the view is better from the South Carolina side. However, the difference isn't huge either way.