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General Coffee State Park
Reservations 800-864-7275
Park 912-384-7082




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   "Groupon Camping Special" - (valid until August 31)
   "Cottage Special" - 20% off cottages. Call the park at 912-384-7082 for more information. Burnham Cottage not included, only Cottages 1-4 and the Hawksnest. Valid until August 31.

One of southern Georgia’s “best kept secrets,” this park is known for agricultural history shown at Heritage Farm, with log cabins, a corn crib, tobacco barn, cane mill and other exhibits. Children enjoy feeding the park's farm animals, which usually include goats, sheep, chickens, pigs and donkeys.  Overnight accommodations include camping, cottages and the Burnham House, an elegantly decorated 19th-century cabin perfect for romantic getaways.

Seventeen-Mile River and a boardwalk wind through cypress swamp where rare and endangered plants grow. Pitcher plants, shy Indigo Snakes and Gopher Tortoises make their homes in this wiregrass community. Birding and nature photography are exceptional.

For horse lovers, the park offers 13.4 miles of equestrian trails. Ride-in campsites are primitive, offering exceptional privacy surrounded by nature. Drive-in campsites offer nearby water spigots, pit toilets, grills, fire rings and picnic tables. Stables are not provided.

The park was donated to the state by a group of Coffee County citizens in 1970 and is named after General John Coffee, a planter, U.S. Congressman and military leader.
 
   School Programs at General Coffee
(Please be advised that Group programs must be scheduled a minimum of 2 weeks in advance.)
   General Coffee State Park Business Plan

Park Hours: 7AM-10PM
Office Hours: 8AM-5PM
$5 parking. Annual passes available.
GeorgiaStateParks.org/GeneralCoffee


ACCOMMODATIONS & FACILITIES:
    • 1,511 Acres
    • Burnham Cottage ($175)
    • 5 Cottages ($125-$135) -- #1 is dog friendly ($45 per dog, max 2)
    • 50 Tent, Trailer, RV Campsites ($25-$30)
    • 4 Equestrian Campsites ($12 - $23 includes trail fee, reservations must be made through park office)
    • Group Lodge (sleeps 40, $300 - Please contact park directly for group lodge reservations.)
    • 7 Picnic Shelters ($35)
    • Group Shelter (seats 180, $75 - $175)
    • Pioneer Campground ($35)
    • 4-Acre Lake
    • Heritage Farm
    • Outdoor Amphitheater ($50)


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Events
Volunteer Workday: Fall Event Preparation
Saturday, Aug 29, 2015 9 AM to 12 PM
We can’t have Fall events without preparation, and we can’t prepare without your help. Please bring gloves and wear old work clothes in addition to closed-toe shoes. No registration is required. Contact the park office at (912) 384-7082 for more details. 912-384-7082.
Lovebug Festival
Saturday, Sep 19, 2015 10 AM to 2 PM
Explore the wonderful world of insects at the parks second annual Lovebug Festival. Activities will include edible bug programs, kids insect related crafts, arts and craft section, dragon fly and butterfly hikes, insect demonstrations and much more.  $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Beautification & Butterflies - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2015 9 AM to 12 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaCome join park staff and help to complete two butterfly gardens currently under construction. We will also be doing some pond shore clean-up, as well as, trail and boardwalk maintenance. We invite everyone to come out and invest your volunteer time with us. Your investment will allow the park to continue to be sustainable for generations to come! 912-384-7082.
Moonlight Madness
Saturday, Oct 24, 2015 1 PM to 10 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaKick off your Halloween activities with a kids carnival from 1-4 pm. The parks annual haunted house will begin at 6 pm and run until 10 pm. Try something new this year with our first ever haunted hiking trail! Trail will open at dark and close at 10 pm. Ghost story hayrides will be offered 6 pm - 10 pm for folks who don't want to be scared too much  $1-$7 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Handicapped Accessible Pioneer Harvest Festival
Saturday, Nov 14, 2015 10 AM to 4 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaCelebrate the history of farm life in the wiregrass region of south Georgia at the parks annual fall festival. The day will include demonstrations of farm life, an arts and craft show, local entertainers, syrup making and more.  $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Handicapped Accessible Christmas on the Pond
Saturday, Dec 12, 2015 6 PM to 8:30 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaJoin us to usher in the holiday season. Visit with Santa, enjoy storytelling, hayrides, a marshmallow roast and homemade refreshments.  Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Address/Directions
General Coffee State Park
46 John Coffee Rd
Nicholls, GA 31554
Coffee County


GPS Coordinates:
N 31.509300 | W -082.755116

Located 6 miles east of Douglas on Ga. Hwy. 32.

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General Coffee State Park
46 John Coffee Rd
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General Coffee State Park


Make reservations using the options above or call 1-800-864-7275 (Monday-Friday, 8AM-8PM; Saturday-Sunday, 9AM-5PM EST).
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