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Dams to Explore in Troup County

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Troup County

Troup County, Georgia is a truly beautiful part of the world. Situated in West Central Georgia, this small county abounds with rich history, luscious countryside and friendly people. From the stunning architecture of La-Grange to the swamps of the Flat Shoals Wildlife Management Area, Troup County provides visitors with an abundance of natural beauty and an interesting look into its colorful past. Aside from numerous trails that one can explore by bike or on foot, visitors can take in sites such

Dams to Explore in Troup County

West Point Dam

West Point Dam, is an impressive engineering feat. It was built across the Chattahoochee River around 1950 for flood control and power production. The dam is composed of nearly 3 million cubic yards of embankment which makes it one of the largest earthen dams in the US accredited by the American Society of Civil Engineers. Stretching over 4 miles long and 200 feet high, the dam offers a variety of recreation opportunities. Visitors can go fishing, hiking, swimming, boating and camping.

Map of Dams to explore in Troup County