155 Main Street
Blackshear, GA 31516
Phone: (912) 807-7829
Fax: (912) 807-7830
This lush state park is located nine miles (15 kilometers) southeast of Waycross, or 240 miles (390 kilometers) southeast of Atlanta. Camping is an attraction here, with 44 trailer and tent sites, pioneer camping, and more than 250 picnic sites. The park's lake features a boating ramp and dock, and private boats are allowed. Canoes and other boats are available for rent, and fishing and waterskiing is permitted. A swimming pool, golf course, and miles of nature trails round out the cornucopia of diversions.
Okefenokee Swamp Park categorized as one of the seven natural wonders of Georgia, is your journey back into nature. This swamp has wild animals and reptiles like snakes and crocodiles. Take up one of the several tours on offer, and trail past the beautiful lily filled ponds. To know more about the place, check the website.