Established in 1984 by James Turner and now owned and operated by his son, Durand, Turner Campsites is set along the scenic Chestatee River. Surrounded by beautiful hardwoods, the camp ground immediately feels like home with its North Georgia charm and family atmosphere.

With 36 river-front sites and 93 additional sites, complete with full power and sewer hookups, Turner Campsites is your destination for stunning views, family fun, and ultimate relaxation. Whether trout fishing, wading in the river, sitting by a campfire, or simply lounging in a hammock- Turner Campsites provides the perfect atmosphere for you and your family to relax, recharge, and create memories.

Turner Campsites is located just a short drive from Cleveland, Helen, Dahlonega, and some of the top wineries in the state. We are located at 142 Turner Campsite Road Cleveland, GA 30528 (located in Lumpkin County).

Come on by, wet a line, grill, relax, and enjoy RVing in one of the best kept secrets in North Georgia - Turner Campsites!

Rules & Regulations

Quiet Hours

10 PM - 7 AM


Parents are fully responsible for the behavior and welfare of their children. Children must be supervised when using any campground facility. All children under 10 years old must be accompanied by an adult in the game room. No bicycle riding after dark and helmets must be worn when riding. Children must stay on campsite during quiet hours.


Must be kept on your own campsite. They must be kept on a leash at all times and are not permitted in any building. They should not disturb other campers and they should not be left unattended. Owners must properly dispose of pet waste and will be responsible for any property damage or personal injury. Pets may not be walked in the campground.


It will be the responsibility of each camper to register all their visitors. Please limit the number of vehicles to no more than two (2) per site. Visitors must check-in at the office upon entering. No visitors allowed after 10 PM.


We take pride in providing you with very clean and sanitary facilities. Please inform all your party that we need cooperation from everyone. Do not wear muddy or wet clothes inside. Please dry off in the shower stalls before entering bathroom. Please report any problems to the office. In order to keep the park as quiet as possible, please do not drive vehicles to and from the bathrooms during quiet hours (10 PM - 7 AM). Bathrooms are closed at 1 PM for cleaning.


Please put garbage in dumpster at campground entrance. Please do not put trash or garbage in campfire rings. Do not leave garbage outdoors at night.


Permitted in designated areas only. To avoid accidents and flat tires, do not burn wood with nails or wires. Please do not move fire rings.

Motor Vehicles

Licensed drivers only permitted to operate vehicles in the campground. Motorbikes are permitted only for transportation to and from campground. All vehicles require a pass, including visitors.

Golf Carts

Licensed drivers only. To and from bathhouse, laundry, or garbage. No pleasure riding.


No firearms, firecrackers, fireworks, or any explosives allowed.


Do not deface, cut, drive nails, or attach objects to trees, bushes, or light poles.


Telephone messages and mail may be picked up at the office.


Please do not remove rocks from the river and leave on campsite.


This is a family campground. Guests are expected to keep alcoholic beverages at their campsites. Any disorderly disturbances will not be tolerated.

Liquid Waste

The Health Department strictly forbids emptying any liquid, including dishwater, at campsite area. Those using containers should make sure these do not overflow before being emptied.


Please notify the office before noon if staying another night or unable to leave by check-out time. Campers will be charged a fee for staying past the 1:00 PM check-out time.

Car Washing

No washing of vehicles or RVs allowed.

Sewer Hookup

Please use sewer seal.


No clotheslines allowed.

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