P.O. Drawer 149, McRae Georgia 31055
229-868-7474 Toll Free: 800-864-7275 Fax 229-868-3007
Landowners along the Little Ocmulgee River began donating land for this state park in 1935. With the help of residents, the Civilian Conservation Corps and the National Park Service, roads, buildings and a dam were built and opened to the public in 1940. Today, visitors can enjoy the parks 265-acre lake with beach, 30-room lodge and restaurant. The parks championship 18-hole golf course features a clubhouse, golf pro, unlimited weekday play and senior citizen discounts. A nature trail winds through the forest and along the lake shore toward a buzzard rookery.
Located 2 miles north of McRae via U.S. Hwys. 319 and 441.
Other Georgia State Parks nearby:
(Reidsville) Gordonia Alatamaha State Park
(McRae) Lake Ocmulgee State Park & Lodge
(McRae) Little Ocmulgee State Park and Lodge
09/17 Coming to The McRae area
Azalea Festival Valdosta GA March9-10 Free admission to a festival drawing 20,000 people from all over the Southeast and beyond.
Vidalia Onion Festival Vidalia GA April18-21 Cooking School, Miss and Little Miss Vidalia Onion Pageants, Onion Maze, Onion Cook-off, Tasting Competition, The Onion Run, parades, carnival, rodeo, street dance, onion shootgun shoot, as well as a Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
Rose Show and Festival Thomasville GA February25 Held in beautiful downtown Thomasville, the Rose Festival has been a Southwest Georgia tradition since the 1920's! Enjoy roses, roses, and more roses, plus two parades, live music and street dance, arts and crafts, fantastic food and so much more!
Woodbine Crawfish Festival Woodbine GA April26-27 The annual Crawfish Festival is a family oriented event and offers something for all ages from children's amusements to arts & crafts, to cloggers, square dancers and live bands.
Georgia Strawberry Festival Art and Craft Show Reynolds GA April27 The Georgia Strawberry Festival Arts and Crafts Show invite you to Reynolds, Georgia for a funfilled day of arts and crafts, food, fun and entertainment as we celebrate strawberry season.
Sacred Heart Garden Festival Augusta GA April26-28 Historic Sacred Heart Cultural Center in downtown Augusta, GA will be the focus for classic southern gardening during its annual garden festival. Join us as we celebrate the advent of spring and raise funds to support the magnificent sacred heart cultural center.