- 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.
Sunday 04/23/2017 90%
Thunderstorms. A few storms may be severe. High 83F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
Monday 04/24/2017 10%
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 73F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday 04/25/2017 10%
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 83F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday 04/26/2017 10%
Sunny. High 89F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday 04/27/2017 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy in the morning followed by scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. High 88F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
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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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