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Blue Ridge Dam is one of the largest earthen dams in North America

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  • Built by the Toccoa Electric Power Company in 1925-1930
  • Renamed Lake Blue Ridge in 1934
  • 3,300 acres 
  • The lake has 100 miles of shorline
  • 50 public campsites
  • Georgia fishing license required
  • 80% of the shoreline is U.S. Forest Service land
  • Southern most lake where walleye can be caught
  • Known for its white bass and small mouth bass fishing
  • 1690 feet above sea level
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