New Savannah Bluff Lock & Dam Park

1853 Lock and Dam Rd.
Augusta, GA 30906
Ph: (706) 796-5025


New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam is located on the Savannah River adjacent to Bush Field Airport and operated by the Augusta Recreation, Parks & Facilities Department . Lock and Dam is the perfect site for fishing and recreational boating.

Park Features Include:
  • North and south boat ramps
  • Three picnic shelters
  • Table groupings and grills
  • Fish stations
  • Comfort stations
Lock and Dam

Lockmaster Information:

The Augusta Recreation, Parks and Facilities would like to announce the contact number for the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam Lockmaster, Russell Brunson. The Lockmaster can be reached at (706)799-7457. All boaters seeking passage through the locks please call the above listed number and give a 24 hour notice. The fee will be $35.00 for each passage. For more information or in case of emergency please call Russell Brunson at the above listed number.

Rental Information:

To Check Facility Availability and view all Rental Facilities please visit: Augusta Recreation Online Registration *Tentative Bookings may be scheduled, please call (706) 796-5025 for more information and to reserve.

View rental fees and information.

Park Hours

The park opens daily at 5:00 am and closes at different times depending on the time of year.

Time of Year

Nov. - Feb.

March & Oct.

April - May, Sept.

June - Aug.

Closing Time

6:00 p.m.

7:00 p.m.

8:00 p.m.

9:00 p.m.

Rentals are available year round.