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Chatsworth in Murray County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Fort Mountain State Park

 
 
Fort Mountain State Park Marker image. Click for full size.
November 9, 2006
1. Fort Mountain State Park Marker
Inscription. This ancient stone fortification, 885 feet in length, and the land on the crest of this mountain, 2832 feet above sea level, was given to the State of Georgia for the establishment of Fort Mountain State Park by Ivan Allen public spirited citizen of Georgia in the Year 1934
 
Location. 34° 46.966′ N, 84° 42.554′ W. Marker is in Chatsworth, Georgia, in Murray County. Marker can be reached from Old Fort Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Fort Mountain State Park, Chatsworth GA 30705, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Legends of Fort Mountain (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mystery Shrouds Fort Mountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Murray County (approx. 3.6 miles away); Old Federal Road (approx. 4 miles away); Forks of the Old Federal Road (approx. 6.1 miles away); Springplace Mission (approx. 6.2 miles away); Chief Vann House (approx. 6.5 miles away); John Howard Payne (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chatsworth.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located within Fort Mountain State Park. A day use fee is charged to enter the park.

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Fort Mountain State Park Stone Tower and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ariel D Bravy, March 25, 2007
2. Fort Mountain State Park Stone Tower and Marker
Marker is to the right of the lower entrance.
campground, as well as cabins are available. Also located in the park is a lake and swim beach, miniature golf, paddle boats and many picnic areas and trails.
 
Also see . . .  Fort Mountain State Park. Situated in the Chattahoochee National Forest close to the Cohutta Wilderness area, this park offers a variety of outdoor activities. (Submitted on September 18, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.) 
 
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Stone Tower, Fort Mountain State Park image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 26, 2009
3. Stone Tower, Fort Mountain State Park
Inside the Fort Mountain State Park Stone Tower image. Click for full size.
November 9, 2006
4. Inside the Fort Mountain State Park Stone Tower
Fort Mountain State Park Entrance image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, 2008
5. Fort Mountain State Park Entrance
View of Fort Mountain From Overlook image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, 2008
6. View of Fort Mountain From Overlook
Park Lake image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, 2008
7. Park Lake
This is the swim beach at the lake, paddle boats can be seen in the distance.
Fort Mountain State Park Miniature Golf image. Click for full size.
By David Tibbs, 2008
8. Fort Mountain State Park Miniature Golf
The park has many amenities and attracts visitors from many miles.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,482 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 18, 2008.   3. submitted on November 10, 2009, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.   4. submitted on September 18, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.   5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on September 18, 2008, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia.
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