Vogel State Park


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Vogel State Park


Location:11 miles south of Blairsville via US 19/129.
Facilities:103 tent/trailer/RV campsites, 18 walk-in campsites, primitive backpacking sites, pioneer campground, 35 cottages, 4 picnic shelters, group shelter, trails (17 miles), 20-acre lake, swimming beach, pedal boat rental, miniature golf course, CCC museum, general store.
Activities:Camping, pedal boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, backpacking.
Special Features:One of Georgia's oldest and most popular state parks, Vogel is located at the base of Blood Mountain in Chattahoochee National Forest (see entry in national forests section). Driving from the south, visitors pass through Neel Gap, a beautiful mountain pass near Brasstown Bald, the highest point in Georgia. Many visitors come during the fall when the Blue Ridge Mountains are blanketed with red, yellow, and gold leaves. A segment of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail passes through the park (see entry in national trails section).
Address:7485 Vogel State Park Rd
Blairsville, GA 30512

Phone:706-745-2628
Web: gastateparks.org/info/vogel
Size: 233 acres.

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Notes: A mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held at Vogel State Park Group Shelter, 7485 Vogel State Park Road, Blairsville, Georgia 30512 on May 17, 2016 at 10:00 a.
As a result of the new cell sites, network coverage and capacity have been enhanced in the following areas: Americus, Blairsville- Vogel State Park Area and along Hwy 19, Calhoun- Redbud and along Highways 373 & 156, Carrollton, Douglasville, Irwinton, LaGrange, Lithonia- south I-20 along Panola Road and Hwy 212, Lizella- Lake Tobesofkee, the town of Lizella and along Hwy 80 between Macon and Roberta, Macon- Ocmulgee Industrial Park area, Social Circle, Woodstock- Highway 20 between the Canton and Hwy 369/20.
The Contractor shall furnish all labor, materials, tools and equipment to perform all the Work shown on the drawings and called for in the specifications entitled Vogel State Park Boat Dock Accessible Ramp and New Fishing Platform as prepared by Freedman Engineering Group, who is referred to in the Bidding Documents as the Design Professional.