Campgrounds
    (770) 786-6841
    3940 Salem Rd
    Covington , GA 30016
    (770) 498-5710
    4003 Stonewall Jackson Dr
    Stone Mountain , GA 30083
    • Counties: Fayette County
    • Other notes: No swimming, skiiing, scuba diving, or other vessels so powered are prohibited.
    • Jet skis are not allowed.
    • Motorized boats are allowed.
    • Boating restrictions (Yes). -- Hydrocarbon or alcohol-fueled power boats or other vessels so powered are prohibited
    Hospitals
    (770) 719-7000
    1255 GA-54
    Fayetteville, GA 30214
    Airports
    About Lake Horton
    Located South of Atlanta

    Serene Lake Horton is a 780-acre lake located in south Fayette County, Georgia. This quiet lake is ideally located approximately 40 miles from Atlanta's busy city, giving residents the best of both worlds.

    Fishing and Boating

    The lake is part of Lake Horton Park and boasts excellent fishing waters. It is best known for its bass and crappie fishing.

    Electric boating motors are allowed as well as gas motors, but they have to be lifted so that they are not touching the water at all times.

    Swimming, diving, and watersports are prohibited on Lake Horton due to its status as a reservoir.

    Lake Horton Park

    The park in which Lake Horton is located has a variety of amenities available for public use. Lake Horton Park encompasses 82 acres and offers 2.8 miles of paved walking trails, boat ramps, picnic areas, and fishing. Dogs are also allowed at the park if on a leash, so bring your furry friends!

    The Best Place to Experience Lake Life

    Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or find a vacation rental, Lake Horton is an excellent choice.