State Managed Forests

The Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC) manages several land properties throughout the state. All of them operate under a multiple-use Forest Stewardship management plan taking into account the various wood product, wildlife, recreational, soil, water, aesthetic, historical, and cultural resources of the area. Some of the forests are available for public recreational activities.

Bartram Forest - 478.445.5164
A 2,113 acre tract of State land in Baldwin and Wilkinson Counties.
Brender-Hitchiti Forest - 478.751.3485
A 4,734 acre USDA Forest Service land tract in Jones County.
Broxton Rocks Forest - 912.287.4915
A 350 acre tract of State land in Coffee County.
Dawson Forest - 706.265.3707
A 10,130 acre city of Atlanta land tract in Dawson County.
Dixon Memorial State Forest - 912.287.4915
A 35,000 acre tract of State land in Ware and Brantley Counties.
Hightower Forest - 770.531.6043
A 142 acre tract of State land in Dawson County.
Paulding Forest - 706.265.3707
A 10,000 acre city of Atlanta land tract in Paulding County.
Spirit Creek Forest - 478.445.5164
A 725 acre tract of State land in Richmond County.