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Fort McAllister State Park

3894 Fort McAllister Rd, Richmond Hill, GA 31324-4862
+1 912-727-2339
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not real impressed. The fact that I paid 30 plus a night to camp then wanted charge extra for the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Won't return

100 bucks to camp 3 days and to visit the fort is extra 10 bucks. Had a reenactment this weekend... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Steve L
St. Augustine, Florida
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
3894 Fort McAllister Rd, Richmond Hill, GA 31324-4862
+1 912-727-2339
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

not real impressed. The fact that I paid 30 plus a night to camp then wanted charge extra for the little museum in shop at entrance to park and wanted to charge extra to go to reenactment. So we went else where and then was...More

Thank jr88dale
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

100 bucks to camp 3 days and to visit the fort is extra 10 bucks. Had a reenactment this weekend. That was an extra 10 bucks per person. Parking lot was empty so don't think anyone showed up. When we tried to return to our...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The movie is very informative, the restored earth mounds are very interesting and the museum is full of information I have never camped at the camp ground but have spent many days in the park with the kids having picnics, playing on the playground and...More

Thank Lesia H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great time using the Pioneer camp sites. We had a large group from church and had an amazing time. Quiet hours were observed so rest was had by all as well. Activities were fun too.

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited and enjoyed this little known Confederate - a different kind of fort. earthworks fortification. bombardment by the Federals worked very hard to overtake this piece of ground, including assaults by ironclad Montauk. An inside museum and outdoor self guided trail were very well...More

Thank kafiagirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfriendly staff, ugly campground and extremely worried that the campers might "sneak" into the fort and museum without paying. In the 5 minutes I was in the office checking in he reminded me three times that "even the campers have to pay to see the...More

Thank RoadWriters
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reservations are not site specific so get there early to pick your spot. All sites are pull thru loops parallel to the road and although they are plenty long, our 38' fifth wheel couldn't maneuver around some trees. The 30 amp was solid. The campground...More

Thank LightGwen
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Started off shakey. There was a parking fee that was not mentioned and it took the guard a few minutes to get out of his chair to collect the fee. Not a big deal but just sort of lazy. Then again expecting free and $9.00...More

Thank sc4walls
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The staff was very friendly and cooperative. The park was easy to navigate around. The fort walking tour was neat and the grounds well kept.

Thank rpray2017
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This was a beautiful location for a trail run. We went around 7 PM, the trail is wide and clear. the foliage is amazing, it made us feel like we were running through a rainforest. There is a lookout halfway through the run were you...More

Thank jennyperkins43
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Distance to Savannah?
29 March 2017|
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Response from Jody M | Reviewed this property |
As long as you are not in am or pm school zone or rush hour traffic, it will take about 45 minutes. During rush hour, add up to 30 minutes. Well worth the drive!!
Becky D
What is the minimum check-in age for camping at the state park?
31 July 2015|
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Response from Jason B | Reviewed this property |
Without adult, 18 yrs
How are you so stupid????????
24 March 2015|
Response from Geof L | Reviewed this property |
Obviously you are a person with no class, education, or manners. Why we don't practice culling the population of people like you is quite frankly, beyond my comprehension. This site is an opinion site on places people travel... More