Accidents happen when boats heading in opposite directions come flying around blind corners on the lake. ~~ Photograph by Robert Sutherland

About Lake Allatoona

Lake Allatoona Map

Lake Allatoona Map

Lake Allatoona is a beautiful recreational area close to Atlanta, Georgia. It’s the most popular lake in the state and among the most visited in the entire United States. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began constructing Lake Allatoona in the 1940s.  They maintain it today with excellence.

Get Active on Lake Allatoona

Come and explore activities on Lake Allatoona such as fishing, boat rental, camping and hikingLodging is plentiful.

Places to See on Lake Allatoona

Visit one of the lake’s many marinas, parks, local attractions and restaurants.

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