Georgia Department of Natural Resources


Gainesville, GA

Contract Value

$12.55 million

Completion Date

April 2013

Brief Project Description

Don Carter State Park, located where the Chattahoochee meets Lake Lanier, is Georgia’s newest state park. Astra built this park from the ground up, using a design from Jacobs Engineering Group. Development included building roads, parking lots and a self-contained water system. The park covers more than 150 acres and includes cottages, a LEED certified visitor’s center, park ranger residences, picnic shelters, bath houses, boat ramps and a beautiful beach.