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Hartwell Lake campgrounds and day use areas to open May 1

HARTWELL, Ga. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Hartwell Lake Office will open the following campgrounds and day use areas for the 2015 recreation season on May 1:
Published: 4/24/2015

Renewed cleanup campaign arrives on Lake Hartwell

SAVANNAH, Ga. – Spring’s arrival signals the renewal of Lake Hartwell’s annual cleanup initiative, Clean Up Green Up, occurring April 18-25. The Savannah District Corps of Engineers’ Hartwell Lake Office and the Lake Hartwell Association (LHA) collaborate to usher in this new effort.
Published: 4/14/2015

Hartwell Lake campgrounds and day use areas to open April 1

Reservations for campsites and day use shelters can be made by calling the National Recreation Reservation Service toll-free at 877-444-6777 or online at For more information, contact the Hartwell Lake Operations Manager’s Office toll-free at 888-893-0678.
Published: 3/20/2015

Corps casts net for 27th annual Kid’s Fishing Derby participants

SAVANNAH, Ga. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Richard B. Russell Lake Office, in partnership with state and private agencies, will host the 27th annual Kid’s Fishing Derby and Water Safety Program Saturday, April 25, at Blue Hole Recreation Area from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The gates, located on Highway 81 Calhoun Falls in South Carolina, will open at approximately 7 a.m. for early arrivals and registration.
Published: 3/18/2015

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