What are some of the top camping sites around Atlanta?

Exploring the great outdoors is an enjoyable activity during the summer, and Atlanta offers excitement to those who love camping. Check out campgrounds located around the city after purchasing one of the homes for sale in Atlanta.

Stone Mountain Park
Atlanta's Stone Mountain Park is located on 3,200 miles of open land, and its main entrance is right off Exit 8 on U.S. Highway 78 East. It's the largest campground in Georgia and features over 400 sites.

Whether you enjoy simply staring up at the stars or roasting marshmallows over the open fire, Stone Mountain Park offers plenty of spots for RVs and trailers. This park provides a combination of full hook-up, partial hook-up and water- and electricity-free tent sites, and many are located along the scenic shore of the 363-acre lake.

Arrowhead Campground
Spend some time at the Arrowhead Campground at 7400 Six Flags Drive in Austell, Georgia. This site features cabin rentals, 138 full hook-up RV sites and 150 spots to set up a tent. Located 10 miles from downtown Atlanta, it's an excellent place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

This campground features accommodations that make it ideal for those who want to rough it in the wild,  or travelers who enjoy basic amenities while they celebrate nature. Easy access to public restrooms and hot showers helps make the camping experience more comfortable. Additionally, a convenience store, arcade and game room and children's play area are available if you're looking for recreational activities.

Camp Truitt-fulton
Take a trip to Camp Truitt-fulton at 4300 Herschel Road in College Park, Georgia, for a one-of-a-kind outdoor experience. It is located about 12 miles outside Atlanta, and Hiker Central notes that many people enjoy Camp Truitt-fulton due to its close proximity to Sweetwater Creek State Park, roughly 22 miles from the campsite. It's easy to access a variety of recreational activities that suit visitors of all ages, such as fishing, swimming and white water rafting.

Consider some of the great recreational opportunities available to you when you check out the real estate available in Atlanta. Enjoy these campgrounds and other new outdoor adventures with friends and family after buying a home in this metro.