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General Coffee State Park

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One of southern Georgia's best kept secrets, this park is known for interpretation of agricultural history at its Heritage Farm, with log cabins, a corn crib, tobacco barn, cane mill, barnyard animals and other exhibits. Seventeen-Mile River winds through a cypress swamp where the park hosts rare and endangered plants. The threatened indigo snake and gopher tortoise make their homes in this sawgrass community.

Overnight accommodations include camping, cottages, and the Burnham House, an elegantly decorated 19th century cabin perfect for romantic getaways. The park was donated to the state by a group of Coffee County citizens in 1970 and is named after General John Coffee, a planter, U.S. Congressman and military leader.

Located 6 miles east of Douglas on Ga. Hwy. 32.

Location: 46 John Coffee Road, Nicholls Georgia 31554 Telephone 912-384-7082 Toll Free: 800-864-7275 Fax 912-389-1086

Other Georgia State Parks nearby:
(Nicholls) General Coffee State Park
(Waycross) Laura S. Walker State Park
(Adel) Reed Bingham State Park

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