Chattooga Lake, Mountain Rest, SC

Real Estate Broker/Owner with Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc 10307


Chattooga Lake is a 42 acres private lake in a gated community. The lake was built 1958, in the mid 80’s when the name was changed to Chattooga Lake. Chattooga Lake is an emerald green lake fed by 5 streams and 3 springs for a cold lake with trees that overhang the road that circles the lake. Peace and tranquility abound in the community. Making this the perfect place to build your very own rustic cabin, or purchase your dream lake home, 800 sf min. A perfect location on a private mountain lake located in the heart of Sumter National Forest and nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Chattooga Lake is known for great fishing, kayaking, Stand Up Paddleboarding and the beauty of the mountain ridge that surrounds it. Some have said it has the feel of the Adirondacks. Make mountain memories to share for a lifetime. The development joins Sumter National Forest on 3 boundaries and has a peaceful feel, blending with nature. There is a quiet time dusk-10am. Wildlife includes deer, turkey, and others. The animals will wander from the forest into the neighborhood. Bear has been seen also. Mixed hardwood trees, sloping lots, water access, water view, mountain and sunset views are the perfect pairing with this picturesque private lake. Utilities include Well water, septic, propane, and electric. This is a private community.


Chattooga Lake is located just 10 minutes from Oconee State Park, Isaqueena Waterfalls, Historic Stumphouse Tunnel, Chattooga River and more. It is 30 minutes from Highlands & Cashiers, NC and Clayton, GA.


 Properties available:

355 Big Oak Trail

26 Chattooga Lake Road

786 Chattooga Lake Road







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Gwen Fowler-Brown

Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc
317 South Highway 11
West Union SC 29696
Serving Oconee County, from the banks of the Chattooga River to the shores of Jocassee, Hartwell & Keowee Lakes.


Contact me about property in Oconee County, Seneca, Walhalla, Westminster, Long Creek, Salem, Mountain Rest, Richland, Sunset and Six Mile, SC.  2nd homes are our expertise. 

The best number to reach me at is 1-800-248-8950.

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Gwen Fowler Real Estate, reasons for going to work each dayBlue Ridge MountainsOC Spot Monday Holstein



Comments (5)

Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Condo and Home Specialists

Oh my, this is beautiful. Nice way to show off and spotlight the Chattooga Lake neighborhood!

Aug 16, 2018 08:37 AM
Gwen Fowler-864-638-3599 SC Mountains Lakes Homes

Thank you. It is one of my favorites.


Aug 16, 2018 08:53 AM
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Good morning Gwen.  Thanks for the information about Chattooga Lake in Mountain Rest, SC.

Aug 17, 2018 05:43 AM
Pat Starnes-Front Gate Realty
Front Gate Real Estate - Brandon, MS
601-991-2900 Office; 601-278-4513 Cell

Beautiful! Your video of Chattooga Lake is spectacular.

Aug 18, 2018 03:44 PM
Alex Rubin
Douglas Elliman - Long Beach, NY
Who You Work With Matters

Very nice video highlighting a beautiful community! Yes, it does remind me of the Adirondacks.

Aug 21, 2018 10:37 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Gwen, excellent information on Chattooga Lake, and you sure will draw buyers to your area, as it is so beautiful.


Aug 26, 2018 05:01 AM
Gwen Fowler-864-638-3599 SC Mountains Lakes Homes

Thank You, Joan Cox.  I have been told these are my hidden jewels as they don't show up on the maps.

Aug 26, 2018 05:44 AM