We invite you to explore Hart County's outdoor paradise. Home to Lake Hartwell's Dam and big water and covering 222 miles of its 962 mile shoreline, you are never far from the water in Hart County. Whether you are a golfer, boater, fishermen, hunter, camper, hiker, or biker, Hart County is loaded with many activities that you and your family will enjoy. We are home to 2 golf courses, 5 campgrounds with 274 camp sites for any RV or tent set up right on the lakeshore, 9 picnic recreation areas, multiple boat ramps, and two hunting preserves.
Hart County's largest City, Hartwell, is located just 5 minutes from the shores of Lake Hartwell. Hartwell is a charming historic town that boasts a wonderful artistic side all right in the heart of Downtown. Home to two live theatre production companies, a fine Arts Center, art galleries, and a live music venue every Saturday night, you can always catch a play, listen to music, take an art class and go shopping or antique hunting in Downtown Hartwell. Please go outside and walk the town. Enjoy the Historic Walking Tour and see the "behind the scenes" stories of many of the town's historic landmarks.
Please visit our tourism website: www.discoverhartwell.com
Public Art Tour:
Don't miss the Sailboats of Hartwell! Take a tour of the city and check out the unique sailboat designs. Each piece is designed and painted by a local artist to represent it's business/organization sponsor. Keep checking back for updates... the project is ongoing!