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SAM Shoreline Excursion Train 229-276-0755
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Established as a memorial to U.S. veterans, this park features a museum with aircraft (including a Boeing B-29A), armored vehicles, uniforms, weapons, medals and other items from the Revolutionary War through the Gulf War. An 18-hole golf course and pro shop, along with 8,700-acre Lake Blackshear and proximity to I-75, make this one of Georgia’s most popular state parks.
A sandy swimming beach is the perfect place to cool off during Georgia summers. The Lake Blackshear Resort and Golf Club
is a privately operated conference center with 78 lodge rooms, 10 cottages and 2 restaurants. 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 along the journey.
The Park offers a variety of programs such as museum tours, nature hikes, and bird watching. Please call the Park Office for more complete information.
Georgia Veterans State Park Business Plan
Camping Discount through January 1
For stays of two nights, receive a 40% discount. For stays of 3 or more nights, receive a 50% discount. No other discounts or rates are available. Coupon must be requested upon check-in to receive discount.
$5 parking. Annual passes available.
No Set Up after 10 p.m.
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ACCOMMODATIONS & FACILITIES:
or call 1-800-459-1230 for rates, information and reservations.
THINGS TO DO & SEE:
• Championship Golf
• Boating, Swimming and Waterskiing - private boats permitted, boat rental, canoe and kayak rental, sand swimming beach
• Fishing - bass, crappie, catfish, bream
• Disc Golf (fee)
• Bicycle Rental
• Model Airplane Flying
• Ranger Programs
• Hiking - 3 miles of trails
• SAM Shortline Excursion Train -- daytrips from the park