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3190 Dan Tucker Cemetery Drive Elberton Georgia 30635 US

Lake Russell is a 26,650-acre lake which stretches 30 miles up the Savannah River to Lake Hartwell Dam. Russell is a multipurpose project constructed under the supervision of the Savannah District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Visitors can enjoy fishing and other water activities in a pristine setting with abundant wildlife. Lake Russell is distinctive in that it maintains habitat for a diverse assemblage of warm-water, cool-water, and even cold-water sport-fish.

Miles of Shoreline: 193.56
Acres of Surface Water: 9,899.37
Counties Lake is Within: Anderson, Abbeville
Average Depth: 38.7 feet
Maximum Depth: Approximately 167.3 feet
Boat Ramps: 16
Fish Attractors: 10
Fishing Access Locations:
Fishing Loaner Tackle Locations: 1
Fish Stocking
Marinas with Pumpouts: 2


Abbeville County
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