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Lake Russell Recreation Area

Old Lake Russell Rd

Situated along the peaceful shore of the 100-acre Lake Russell, this developed recreation area offers 42 campsites that accommodate both tent and RV camping and a picnic shelter with seating for 30 is available on a first come first serve basis. With a large grass-covered beach and swimming area as well as two paved campground loop roads for easy access to all that this outdoor mecca has to offer in the way of camping, swimming, picnicking, hiking, biking, fishing, horseback riding, and boating (non-motorized/electric watercraft only), this bucolic getaway is sure to become an outdoor destination for the entire family!


Rhonda Phillips

Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018
Love this. Place. Beautiful. Great camp sites. Clean restrooms Clean swimming area.

John Graham

Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Beautiful lake, but terrible fishery. Caught a few but nothing over 12”. Could really use a restock. Boat ramp is HORRIBLE , to steep. Again it has the potential to be a great place to fish it just needs better fish management.

Sarah Dailey

Sunday, July 22, 2018
Beautiful place. Would be more beautiful if there were less trash.

Drew Holdiman

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
could use some updates & a good restocking. Be sure to bring $5 even to park.

c d

Thursday, June 14, 2018
Its always nice and clean and the kids have a blast!! It would be nice however if the bathrooms were in service.

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