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Laura S. Walker State Park

5653 Laura Walker Rd, Waycross, GA 31503-6489
+1 912-287-4901
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Ok if you like ants, mosquitos, gnats and red bugs

This is a state park on the edge of the swamp. It has great RV and camper facilites. The lake is... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
tshm2017
,
Blackshear, Georgia
Camping

Very nice State Park with improved and level sites. Only draw back is no sewer connection but they... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Brenda F
,
Waycross, Georgia
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“boat ramp” (3 reviews)
“level sites” (2 reviews)
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LOCATION
5653 Laura Walker Rd, Waycross, GA 31503-6489
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+1 912-287-4901
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"great campground"
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"boat ramp"
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"level sites"
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"camping spots"
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"nature walk"
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"nice lake"
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"okefenokee swamp"
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"playground"
in 12 reviews
"boating"
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"pavilions"
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"gators"
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"lakefront"
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"shore"
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"picnicking"
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

This is a state park on the edge of the swamp. It has great RV and camper facilites. The lake is small but adequate.

Thank tshm2017
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Very nice State Park with improved and level sites. Only draw back is no sewer connection but they do have an easy to get to dump station.

Thank Brenda F
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Pretty park near the Okeefenokee. We rented bikes and biked around the campground for a half hour or so during a day trip there. Would be good for picnics and such. Only GA state park named for a woman. (random fact included free of charge!).

2  Thank atlparksgal
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

My daughter and tent camped here for one night. Very nice campground next to the lake. Showers and bathrooms clean and well maintained. Worth a day or two if you’re traveling through this area.

Thank Merrill L
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

It was very nice quiet place to take your family out too, was very clean all around and people was very sweet will be visiting again soon.

Thank tommyo140
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

For this trip, we stayed in the cabins at Stephen C Foster State Park over on the Fargo side of the Okeefenokee, but took a drive through Laura Walker to see if we'd like to stay another time. The cabin drive is restricted (which I...More

1  Thank Liztwinz
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Wanted to see this inland park area after spending a day in the swamp. The main activities here are boating, fishing, and golfing. There is also a campground, a handful of cabins, picnicking, swimming, biking, hiking on a couple trails around the lake shore and...More

2  Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

This is a really great state park! Lots of picnic tables, lake, camping spots, etc! Take your family here to enjoy the playgrounds!

Thank Brandi T
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

The people working here are exceptionally hard working and the results of their efforts make Laura S. Walker our favorite State Park in Georgia as well as about 14 other States. Amazing dedication to their park puts this simple campground the top of our places...More

Thank SueFromWinnipeg
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

It was excellent. Tricky getting in but we managed, took the wrong loop. Once installed, the view is the lake was breathtaking! Will definitely return when we are in that neck of the woods.

2  Thank racinee
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Joyce V
21 March 2018|
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Response from dhartman | Reviewed this property |
Yes, kyaks also paddle boards
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jcatT7
18 January 2018|
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Response from SueFromWinnipeg | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is and, like the rest of this amazing place, it is fantastic. Take your kiddies and enjoy the beautiful Laura S. Walker State Park because it is a must visit place.
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Laura E
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Response from Shelia S | Reviewed this property |
No, the lake had water in it when we were there in July.
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