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R. Shaefer Heard Campground

23 Reviews

Warning 1 Alert is In Effect

There is 1 alert for this campground. Camp safely!

Campsites 67-72,74, 77-78, 91 and 92 have wooden decks. Tents are not allowed on these campsites as there is no graveled impact area available.  

About This Campground

US Army Corps of Engineers

R. Shaefer Heard Campground is a wooded lake-view site near West Point Dam. This pet-friendly campground provides 117 campsites for tents and RVs with water and electric hookups, and includes handicap sites, single and double sites, waterfront sites, and paved back-in and pull-through drives from…

Fee Info

Campsite fees for reservations made after January 1, 2021 will be increased. Single campsites with water and electricity rent for $30.00 per night while double campsites will rent for $60.00 per night.

West Point Lake campgrounds will accept payment by credit card, debit card or prepaid credit…

Reservation Info

Reservations are recommended but not required. Reservations made by phone must be made at least four days in advance.

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  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
  • Verizon
  • AT&T
  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed


For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Water Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Big Rig Friendly


23 Reviews of R. Shaefer Heard Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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  • 14
Lorilee S.
Reviewed Jun. 22, 2022

Beautiful park

This park is so pretty! We had buddy sites and we had so much space. We sat outside all the time. Nice breeze coming off the lake. Kids loved going in the water. It was a little tricky getting in the spot because it was an odd angle, but it wasn’t horrible. We rode our bikes to the dam, which was…

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Month of VisitJuly
JThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 9, 2021

Tent Campers Delight

We were there back in June. We had spot 96 and we tent camped. The spot was recommended in another review and it was wonderful. Right beside the water so the kids were able to play in the water most of the time. My family enjoyed it and it was our first camping trip. We are looking forward to going…

Month of VisitJuly
Katie F.
Reviewed Aug. 29, 2021

Loved it!

Our campsite was very large and had a little beach for easy access into the lake. The bottom of the lake is red clay and super squishy, just a warning! Perfect spot for kids!

Month of VisitSeptember


R. Shaefer Heard Campground is located in Georgia


From West Point, Georgia, take U.S. Highway 29 north for 4 miles, then turn left The West Point Project sign and then travel a short distance to a right turn, into the campground entrance.


101 Shaefer Heard Park Road
West Point, GA 31833


32.9272221 N
85.16388867 W

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