- 2459 U.S. Highway 280 W , Cordele, GA 31015, USA
- (229) 276-2371
Established as a memorial to U.S. veterans, this park features a museum with aircraft, armored vehicles, uniforms, weapons, medals and other items from the Revolutionary War through the Gulf War. The Lake Blackshear Resort and Golf Club is a privately operated conference center with 78 lodge rooms, 10 cottages and a restaurant. The SAM Shortline Excursion Train runs through the park on its way from Cordele to Plains, allowing riders to see an antique telephone museum, Habitat for Humanity’s Global Village, President Jimmy Carter’s boyhood farm and other attractions. An 18-hole golf course and pro shop, along with 8,600-acre Lake Blackshear, make this one of Georgia’s most popular state parks.
Phone: (229) 276-2371
Other Phone: (800) 864-7275
- swimming pool
- lp gas
- modem connection
- sewer hookups
- other swimming
- cable tv
- dump station
- recreation hall
- group area
- phone hookups
Located 9 miles west of I-75 (exit #101) near Cordele on U.S. Hwy. 280.
Pets are welcome at state parks and campgrounds if leashed (no longer than six feet) and accompanied by the owner at all times; however, they are not allowed in or around historic sites, cottages, lodges, group camps, swimming areas, or Panola Mountains trails. Kennels are not available. Owners should clean up after pets.
Tuesday 03/20/2018 20%
Cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy this afternoon. A stray severe thunderstorm is possible. High 77F. Winds WSW at 15 to 25 mph.
Wednesday 03/21/2018 0%
Windy with a few clouds from time to time. High around 65F. Winds WNW at 20 to 30 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Thursday 03/22/2018 0%
A mainly sunny sky. High 66F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday 03/23/2018 0%
Partly cloudy skies. High 71F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday 03/24/2018 0%
Partly cloudy skies. High 79F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
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Very Nice Park Very Clean. We took our two year old and had a great time. Lots to do in the surrounding area.
March 27, 2007
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