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Parks & Recreation


Our Mission:
TO SERVE THE CITIZENS OF BARTOW COUNTY WITH GOOD, WHOLESOME, AND DIVERSE RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND LEISURE  SERVICES
                  

DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR FALL SPORTS WILL BE AUGUST 9TH


COVID-19 UPDATE AS OF JULY 1,2020


OPEN GYM DAYS AND TIMES
HOUSTON SUGGS: TUESDAY, THURSDAY
MANNING MILL: MONDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY
SOUTH BARTOW: MONDAY, TUESDAY -  SATURDAY 10AM - 4PM

TIMES
4PM -5:30PM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AGE
5:30PM -7PM MIDDLE SCHOOL AGE
7PM -8:30PM HIGH SCHOOL AGE
PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT WITH CHILDREN UNDER 15 YEARS OF AGE





Bartow County Parks and Recreation offers a Retreat Center located off of Hwy 20 at 370 Wilderness Camp Rd. The Cherokee Retreat Center has a lodge, great for large groups including family reunions, youth groups, civic groups, church groups, corporate groups, birthday parties, swim parties, etc. The lodge has a dining area and a fully stocked commercial kitchen. There are two cottages, one with a kitchen. Each cottage will sleep 16 people.
The retreat center also has 4 cabins and an open pavillion. Each cabin sleeps 10 overnight guests. The center also has an archery range, a dock for canoe launching, a swimming pool, an open field for outdoor games and approximately 1.5 miles of walking trails.
Call our office at 770-387-5149 for pricing and details.


 
Manning Mill Youth Facility is open on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30pm - 8pm for registrations.


Bartow County Campgrounds
 Open  March 1 - October 31

Clark Creek North Campground (Acworth)
Clark Creek South Campground (Acworth)
Gatewood Campground (Bartow Beach)
As of July 1, 2019 the new check in time will be 3pm and check out time will be1pm
Please read campground rules carefully as to any changes that might occur.
When booking a campsite at any of our campgrounds, and you have a Golden Pass or ADA Accessibilty Pass you will need to call our office to book in order to recieve the discount. Our office is open 8am - 8pm Monday - Friday and 8am - 4pm on Saturday. Closed on Sunday

"The most important thing we can give our kids are our time, our lives , and our values-and values are caught more than they are taught." Tim Hansel

Physical Address Mailing Address
31 Beavers Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 387-5149
PO Box 24
Cassville, GA 30123

The Parks and Recreation Office is open from 8 am - 8 pm Monday through Friday and on Saturdays from 8 am - 4 pm for in-person registrations or you may register on-line at your convenience.
We accept check, cash, debit/credit or money orders.

There will be a $30.00 charge for any returned checks.

Bartow County Recreation Has a No Refund Policy For Programs, Athletics, And Facility Rentals