Camp Mt. Bethel, 1940s, Turner County

This was once the site of Camp Mt. Bethel, a campground of the Georgia State Association of Free Will Baptists. The property is located on an unusual natural landmark, distinguished by Ashburn Formation sandstone outcrops, that was a favorite recreation spot for early settlers of the area near the West Fork of Deep Creek.

I understand that the campground operated from circa 1948 until at least the late 1980s and holds many good memories for those who spent time here.



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One response to “Camp Mt. Bethel, 1940s, Turner County

  1. Victor McGough

    There are the Campgrounds in Dooly County on the road between Vienna and Lily. it was not a youth camp but a place for week long revivals and Sunday picnics. I can’t remember if you’ve ever been there. Thanks for all the pics.

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