Okefenokee Swamp Paddle to Billy's Island

Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017 (5:30 PM to 8:30 PM)
Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 (5:30 PM to 8:30 PM)
Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 (5:30 PM to 8:30 PM)
Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 (5:30 PM to 8:30 PM)

Join our park ranger as we paddle 2 miles to Billy's Island. Once there, we will dock our boats, hike the short trail and learn about the history of life on the swamp prior to it being a refuge.We will return as the sun begins to set over the swamp. Sign up in advance.

Ages 5 to 12 must be accompanied by an adult. No one younger than 5 due to safety reasons. Sign up in advance. Spots are limited. Bring a headlamp. Program can be cancelled for weather. Must sign a waiver. Must be able to paddle a canoe or kayak. Advanced reservations are non-refundable unless program is cancelled.

Admission: $20-$25
Parking fee: $5
Event Phone: 912-637-5274

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Location
Stephen C. Foster State Park
17515 Highway 177
Fargo, GA 31631

Directions

GPS Coordinates:

N 30.8269500 | W -082.3621000
Located 18 miles northeast of Fargo at the end of Highway 177. Note that GPS directions are often not accurate; consult a highway map.


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Stephen C. Foster State Park
17515 Highway 177
Fargo, GA 31631 View Details


  30.82695
Stephen C. Foster State Park