- 2970 Ga. Highway 190 , Pine Mountain, GA 31822, USA
- (800) 864-7275
Located near Callaway Gardens and the town of Warm Springs, this park is deeply rooted in the historical era of four-time President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Seeking a place for treatment after he was stricken with polio in 1921, Roosevelt traveled to nearby Warm Springs and built his Little White House. Several structures within the park, including the stone swimming pool and some cottages, were built by Roosevelt’s Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Above Kings Gap is Dowdell’s Knob, Roosevelt’s favorite picnic spot overlooking a magnificent view of the valley below. Hikers will enjoy the scenic trails in Georgia’s largest state park, especially the 23-mile Pine Mountain Trail, which winds through a mix of hardwoods and pines.
This park has launched a fund-raising campaign to place a bronze statue of F.D. Roosevelt atop Dowdell’s Knob, the president’s favorite picnic spot when he visited Georgia in the 1930s and 1940s. F.D. Roosevelt Statue Fund
Phone: (800) 864-7275
Other Phone: (706) 663-4858
- swimming pool
- lp gas
- modem connection
- sewer hookups
- other swimming
- cable tv
- dump station
- recreation hall
- group area
- phone hookups
Located just off I-185 near Callaway Gardens, west of Warm Springs on Ga. Route 190, or south of Pine Mountain off U.S. Hwy. 27.
Sunday 02/18/2018 20%
Fog developing overnight. Lows overnight in the low 60s.
Monday 02/19/2018 20%
Cloudy skies early, followed by partial clearing. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 76F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 02/20/2018 20%
Cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 78F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday 02/21/2018 40%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered thunderstorms developing during the afternoon. Record high temperatures expected. High 79F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Thursday 02/22/2018 10%
A mix of clouds and sun early, then becoming cloudy later in the day. High 81F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
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