Macon County Georgia

Board of Commissioners' Office
121 South Sumter Street
Oglethorpe, Georgia 31068

Whitewater Creek Park


Located outside Oglethorpe, 482-acre Whitewater Creek park has been deeply rooted in the history of Macon County since the early 1800s.

Whitewater Creek Park is open year-round, and offers excellent camping, picnicking, fishing, and hiking.  Bring your fishing gear, boat or kayak.  We provide docks for fishing also.  Families and groups can enjoy playing volleyball on the beach area, 6 picnic tables, 3 grills beachside and lots of grassy spots to picnic.  Visitors who wish to stay overnight may take advantage of our RV hookups, tent sites and rustic cabin rentals.  We offer package deals for weddings, reunionis, parties and vacations.  We are pet friendly. 

The park is open from 7 a.m. until dark. The office is open from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m . Monday thru Friday. For reservations and information call 478-472-8171 or visit our Facebook page.

Facilities Include:

Camping/RV hookups -The park offers 35 camping campsites.  We have 17 septic sites, 12 non septic (all RV sites offer 50-30-20 amp electricity, water grill, firering and picnic table) 5 primitive sites, a screened campers pavilion, bathhouse, fishing dock and dump station.

Pavilions - Our larger pavilion provides tables and seating for 75.  It has a full kitchen, restrooms, central heat and air, tables and chairs. A smaller  pavilion provides table seating for 35.  It has a service counter with a sink, restrooms,table,chairs and  heating and air. We have two open shelters with benches, tables, electricity and water that may be reserved.

Cabin Rental - Five rustic non-smoking cabins each with two bedrooms, one full bath, central heat and air, fully-equipped kitchen, front porch with ceiling fans/rocking chairs and lake view.