Route 1, Box 158, Lumpkin Georgia 31815
229-838-6202 Toll Free: 800-864-7275 Fax 229-838-6735
Visitors are amazed at the breathtaking colors of Georgias Little Grand Canyon. The rare Plumleaf Azalea and other wildflowers, as well as the pink, orange, red and purple hues of the soft canyon soil, make a beautiful natural painting at this unique park. Visitors can enjoy views of the canyons from the rim trail, and backpackers can stay overnight along the backcountry trail. Camping and cottages are available nearby at Florence Marina State Park. An interpretive center explains how the massive gullies (the deepest being 150 feet) were caused by erosion due to poor farming practices in the 1800s.
Located 7 miles west of Lumpkin on Ga. Hwy. 39C.
Other Georgia State Parks nearby:
(Chatsworth) Fort Mountain State Park
(Winder) Fort Yargo State Park
(Lumpkin) Providence Canyon State Park
(Cartersville) Red Top Mountain State Park and Lodge
(Tallulah Falls) Tallulah Gorge State Park
(Helen) Unicol State Park and Lodge
02/17 Coming to The Lumpkin area
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