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Fortson 4-H Center

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General Information

Fortson 4-H Center offers a variety of facilities to suit the needs of many types of groups. Situated on 77 acres in Clayton and Henry counties, the center is about 25 miles south of downtown Atlanta, Georgia.

Ms Claude's Flower GardenFortson's seven cabins, all with central heat and air and modern restroom facilities, can sleep up to 174 people. Additional amenities include short walking trails, a 75,000 gallon pool, two outdoor pavilions, an outdoor amphitheatre, and a 10,000 square foot gymnasium.

Meeting space includes a multi-use dining hall, an ecumenical chapel, and a recreation hall. Some cabins also have small common rooms that may be used for break-out space.

Up to three meals a day, along with light snacks, can be arranged with Fortson's Dining Services. Choose between our staff's suggested menus or we can work with you to design your own.

Ropes Course & Programming

Malaina Nasworthy and Kayla Walton Zip Line FortsonGroups can also take advantage of one of the area's best ropes courses and classes in order to develop teamwork and meet personal challenges. Qualified facilitators will lead the group through elements specifically chosen to fit the group's needs. Due to scheduling requirements, the Ropes Course must be reserved in advance.

Fortson offers many activities and classes that can enhance your groups programming, please call for details.


To make reservations, contact us at (770) 946-3276 or email the Center Director Allen Nasworthy at

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