Willis Knob Horse Camp and Trails is a reservation only campground. The campground has two access trails that connect it to the 15 mile Willis Knob Horse Trail, which in turn is connected to the 12.5 mile Rocky Gap Horse Trail in South Carolina by three official fords crossing the Wild and Scenic Chattooga River.
The Rocky Gap Trail in South Carolina and the Willis Knob Trail in Georgia combine to offer some of the most scenic horseback riding in the Southern Blue Ridge Mountains. Winding across deeply dissected ridges, the trails descend into the beautiful Chattooga Wild and Scenic River corridor. The Rocky Gap has several loops, while the Willis Knob Trail is designed as one large continuous loop. Each trail crosses several gravel roads.
Horse Riding. Rocky Gap (SC)–12.5 miles with several loops. Willis Knob (GA)–one 15-mile loop. Several access points allow for trips of various lengths.
he horse camp is located in a heavily wooded area of the forest, amid deep canyons and near to the Georgia-South Carolina border.
The campground provides single, double and group campsites for tent and RV camping. There are water and electric hookups at each of the campsites, along with tables, lantern posts and campfire rings with grills. Accessible flush toilets and drinking water are also provided.
Hitching racks and a horse watering station are available. Campers are required to clean up after their horses using trailers provided on-site for manure and hay.
Willis Knob Horse Camp (GA) 809 HWY 441 SO
Clayton GA 30525
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):34.89944, -83.2225