Lake Hartwell: Fishing, Swimming and HikingSpanning 56,000 acres, Lake Hartwell is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. Boat, swim and water ski along 962 miles of picturesque shoreline. Hike scenic nature trails, while keeping a watchful eye for hawks, owls and other birds of prey. Fish for largemouth bass, stripers, crappie, bream, hybrid bass and catfish. With championship-level fishing, picnic areas, basketball courts and water sports, Lake Hartwell is a place where family memories are made.
Prices -$2 adults; $1.25 U.S. seniors; age 15 & younger free
Hours -Open daily, sun-up to sun-down
- Fishing Tournaments
- National Fishing and Boating Week
- Ranger-guided Hikes