Indian Springs State Park

LAKE NOTICE: The park’s lake is full; however, fishing and swimming not allowed at this time, due to dam repair and restocking. Personal kayaks and canoes are allowed. Fishing is available 10 minutes away at High Falls State Park, and your ParkPass is good at both locations on the same day.
COTTAGE NOTICE: Cottages will be closed June 19-September 21 for repairs and landscaping. 
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"Indian Springs State Park is one of the oldest state parks in the nation, drawing people to its mineral rich healing waters and tranquil natural setting, offering you a journey through time from its Creek Indian origins to the stone buildings built by the CCC."

Conveniently located near I-75 in middle Georgia, Indian Springs is one of the oldest state parks in the United States and a popular spot for outdoor recreation. For centuries, Creek Indians collected the spring water for its healing qualities, and during the 1800s, the area was a bustling resort town. Today, visitors can still sample the spring water flowing inside the stone Spring House built by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression.

Park guests can enjoy wading in Sandy Creek, walking nature trails or biking to nearby Dauset Trails. A small museum, open seasonally, highlights Creek Indians, the resort era and CCC history. Cottages and campsites may be reserved for overnight stays.

Directions

GPS Coordinates:

N 33.247433 | W -083.923450
From I-75 southbound, take exit #205 to Jackson; proceed south on Highway 42 to the park. From I-75 northbound, take exit #188; proceed north on Highway 42. Approximately 15 miles from exits.


Address
678 Lake Clark Road
Flovilla, GA 30216
Butts County
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Indian Springs State Park
678 Lake Clark Road
Flovilla, GA 30216 View Details


  33.247433
Indian Springs State Park

 


Phone
770-504-2277

Wildlife Hike - National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 9 AM to 10 AM
Presenter/Location: Indian Springs State Park
Celebrate National Trails Day with a morning Wildlife Hike! Learn about local wildlife and how to identify signs of animal activity. Meet at the Multi-Use Trail for this moderate 2-mile hike. Bring plenty of water and wear comfortable shoes. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Tour the Museum
1st Saturday of Month 2 PM - 4 PM from Jun 3, 2017 until Dec 2, 2017 
Presenter/Location: Indian Springs State Park
A staff member or park volunteer will be available to answer questions about the park, its history, and upcoming events. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Nature Hike - National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 3 PM to 4 PM
Presenter/Location: Indian Springs State Park
Join the park naturalist for a walk in the park! Meet at the Overland Nature Trail for a 3/4-mile hike. Learn about Indian Springs State Park and the native plants and wildlife that call the park home. Bring plenty of water and wear comfortable shoes. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Intro to Kayaking
Saturday, Jun 10, 2017 11 AM
Presenter/Location: Indian Springs State Park
Join a park ranger for a kayaking class. Learn about the parts of a kayak, how to safely move around on the water, and what to look out for before and during your kayak adventure. Meet at the boat ramp.  $10 plus $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
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Junior Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jun 12, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Monday, Jul 17, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Presenter/Location: Indian Springs State Park
Want something fun to do this summer? At Junior Ranger Day Camp, children learn about nature, history and animals while playing games and making new friends. Children will earn patches to take home.  $60 plus $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
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Campground Trick-or-Treat (Overnight Guests Only)
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 6 PM to 8 PM
Presenter/Location: Indian Springs State Park
Campground and cottage guests age 12 and under are invited to participate in this year's Campground Trick-or-Treat! Bring your costume and visit with your fellow campers. Campground guests will be handing out candy at their campsites. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Storytime with Santa
Saturday, Nov 25, 2017 5 PM to 8 PM
Presenter/Location: Indian Springs State Park
Santa Claus is coming to Indian Springs State Park! Children will enjoy stories with Santa, reindeer games, crafts, cookies, and hot chocolate. Remember the evening with a free picture with Santa! Meet at the Stone Pavilion. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Contacts
Cliff Tippens
770-775-7856  Assistant Manager, Indian Springs State Park

Kimberly Corley
770-504-2277  Secretary, Indian Springs