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Stone Mountain Park Campground Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Cancellation Policy?

We have a 5 day (120 hour) cancellation policy. You will receive a deposit refund less a $15 cancellation fee if your reservation is cancelled any time prior to 5 days of your scheduled visit. Your deposit will not be refunded if the cancellation occurs less than 5 days prior to your scheduled visit (for prepaid packages, a $50 cancellation fee will apply). All cancellation requests MUST BE IN WRITING and faxed to 770-413-5082 or emailed to  Please note, if you made your reservation online, the $5 service charge is not refundable.  Cancellations via phone messages WILL NOT be honored. In addition, if you need to cancel your reservation, you have a One Time Option to move your reservation dates (up to one year) to the future without a cancellation fee or losing your deposit. If the reservation that has been moved forward is requested to be cancelled, the original one night deposit amount will be charged as the cancellation fee. If a request is made to move the reservation again, it may be done with Management approval but it will be subject to a $15 per site "move fee."

Can I check-in to the Campground after the office is closed?

After-office hours registration is available. The Night Registration area is located just outside the Campground office. Reserved (unavailable) sites are posted. Any site listed as being available for use is available for "walk ins" only and available for one night.  All required paperwork must be completed before going to your site. Every effort should be made to arrive at the Campground and set up on a camp site before 11:00 pm.  After 11:00 pm, only campers with confirmed reservations will be allowed to enter the Park for Night Registration. Tent campers are not allowed into the Park after midnight unless they have a reservation.

What happens if I need to leave before my departure date?

If you decide to leave before your scheduled departure date, we will provide you with a "RAIN CHECK" for the unused days.  These “Rain Checks” are valid for one year - there are "NO refunds" for unused days. “RAIN CHECKS” are not issued on major Holidays or Special Offers & Packages. Yurt reservations are not eligible for “RAIN CHECKS” at any time.

What are the Major Holidays?


Memorial Day – Friday, May 27 – Monday, May 30, 2016
Fourth of July – Friday, July 1 – Monday, July 4, 2016
Labor Day – Friday, September 2 – Monday, September 5, 2016

Do I have to pay for parking each time I go in and out of the Park?

No. Once you pay the $15.00 parking fee to enter the Park, you will be given a dated voucher for the windshield of your vehicle that will give you unlimited access to enter and leave the Park as often as you like during your stay.  

Can I bring my pet with me to the Campground?

Cats and Dogs only are allowed, but must be kept on a leash no longer than 6 feet. Please clean up after your pet and dispose of pet waste properly.

How many people can camp on one site?

Pricing is based on occupancy of five (5) Guests on all sites. Additional guests are $5.00 per person/per night on red, purple, orange & blue RV sites - maximum 8 people total. Additional guests are $5.00 per person/per night on yellow & brown tent/popup sites - maximum 6 people total.

Can I have guests visit me at the Campground?

Yes. However, if you intend on having guests visit you during your stay, these guests MUST register at the Campground Office before proceeding to your campsite. Guests will be required to provide their name, address and phone number. Guests are not permitted to stay overnight and must leave the campground by 10:00 PM. 

Can I bring alcohol with me to the Campground?

Stone Mountain Family Campground does not permit alcohol at any campsite.

Can I swim in the lake while at the Campground?

Swimming is not permitted in the lake. Swimming is only allowed at the Campground pool, lifeguard not on duty. Please read safety information posted at the swimming pool. 

Can I do laundry at the Campground?

Yes. We have washers and dryers available for use. We have soft water. Please do not overload automatic washers with soap. Small packages of soap and bleach are available at the Campground General Store.

Can I sleep/camp in my automobile?

Camping in automobiles is strictly prohibited. Pick-up campers must remain on the pick-up truck. Tents are allowed on tent sites only. Set-up of tents is allowed on pads located in each tent site.

Can I ride a bicycle at the Campground?

Yes. Georgia law requires that bicycle riders 15 years of age and younger must wear a helmet when riding.