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Georgia Veterans State Park

Opens in 8 min: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Camping with young children

We introduced our two young grand sons to camping this weekend! This park was the perfect place to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vanessa B
via mobile
Beautiful Place to Camp

There is lots to do, Kayaking, Canoeing, Archery, Disc Golf, Hiking, Fishing, Museum of War... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2019
Atlanta, Georgia
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  • Average5%
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One of Georgia’s true treasures, Georgia Veteran’s State Park was established in 1946 as a memorial to U.S. veterans. This beautiful 1,308 acre park pays tribute to veterans from the Revolutionary War through the present day. The Park operates under...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
2459 US Highway 280 W, Ste A, Cordele, GA 31015-9309
+1 229-276-2371
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We introduced our two young grand sons to camping this weekend! This park was the perfect place to start! I know you never can depend on the weather when camping, but it was wonderful! And someone must have made a special request of “no bugs”...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

There is lots to do, Kayaking, Canoeing, Archery, Disc Golf, Hiking, Fishing, Museum of War History, Tribute to Veterans, Geo Caching, Golf, Train ride at Sam's Shortline. The summer is a bit Gnatty, but a fan works, or Gnat sprays available. Winters can be mild...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mikem35352019
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Wonderful little museum. Inside they have information about Georgia’s contribution to each war up until Desert storm. A lot of good historical mementos and stories about men who won the Medal of Honor from GA. Outside, they have about a dozen vehicles and weapons. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DrMichaelM
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Family activities. Clean restrooms.weekend getaways.holiday events.food and drink available. Great fun

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sandy p
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Stopped in here while staying at the local resort. Was a nice trip to this park, they have some nice aircraft and vehicles on display, and it's all around well maintained. Low cost canoe rental, local fishing, and nice trails.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Will definitely be back! Everyone was friendly and staff was amazing. All kinds of things to do so you're never bored..

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank beckyherrin
Reviewed 22 November 2018

Every site was beautiful, whether you want woods or lake. We have already made reservations for the spring!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank llbsax
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit here. We attended the Veterans Memorial brick ceremony. This is the only Georgia State park dedicated to Veterans. We stayed on a bed and breakfast package. The breakfast was a buffet style. It was good. The night before we went...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Birdiekevin
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Great cabins and history. I visited this park and loved seeing all the deer, they are everywhere. They have shelters, planes, and tanks. The park is huge, so beware it is easy to get lost in the park. They have washers and dryers at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank allaroundemma
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the park a real testament to the men and women of the us military and the sacrifices they made.Wonderful grounds with many things to see and do.Great spot for family outings.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rickcardo
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27 July 2018|
Response from Els R | Reviewed this property |
You better go to Cypress grill at lake Blackshear, food is different but the chef is good.
Valerie P
12 June 2018|
Response from Donna B | Reviewed this property |
14 days max. There are no sewer hookups so you need honeypot.