West Dam Area

Lake Strom Thurmond

West Dam Area is located near the dam on the south end of Lake Strom Thurmond in the state of Georgia.  The best features of this park are the calm, peaceful swim beaches located within the park.  You will find some of the best swimming on the lake in this serene park.  There are also playgrounds within the park that look out over the lake.  If you are looking for a small park that has plenty of amenities and beautiful swim beaches, you should check out the West Dam Area.

Lake Strom ThurmondAmenities of the West Dam Area include:

  • Group shelter
  • Fish cleaning station
  • Playground
  • Hiking trails
  • Beach
  • Restrooms

Located at:

West Dam Recreation Area is located in Columbia County, Georgia, 1 mile from the visitors center. From J. Strom Thurmond Visitors Center drive across the dam, park is the first right.

Lake Strom Thurmond