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James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park

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   "Camping and Cottage Deal" - (30% off campsites and cottages. Valid from Dec 1, 2015 - March 14, 2016. Call the park at 706-857-0826 for more details.)

Surrounded by rural countryside and the Chattahoochee National Forest, this quiet park in northwest Georgia offers outstanding fishing on two stocked lakes. Visitors can hike along three miles of lake loop trails and relax in swings while watching for the many bluebirds that live in the park. The trailhead to the scenic 60-mile Pinhoti Trail is only a 1.6-mile hike away.
 
Children especially enjoy the playground, feeding ducks from the lake’s boardwalk and renting pedal boats. A small campground and four cottages are nestled on tree-covered hillsides. This park was named for Rep. James H. “Sloppy” Floyd who served in the Georgia House of Representatives from 1953 until 1974.
 
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GPS Coordinates:
N 34.439933 | W -085.337250

Located 3 miles southeast of Summerville on Sloppy Floyd Lake Road via U.S. Hwy. 27.

Address
2800 Sloppy Floyd Lake Rd
Summerville, GA 30747
Chattooga County
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James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park
2800 Sloppy Floyd Lake Rd
Summerville, GA 30747 View Details


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James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park

 


Phone
706-857-0826

Spring EGG-Stravaganza
Saturday, Mar 26, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Presenter/Location: James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park
What is plastic and likes to hide? Easter Eggs! Join park staff and the Friends of Sloppy Floyd for our annual Easter Egg Hunt. The festivities will be going at Pavilion 1 and the egg hunt will start at 2:00 PM. We will divide visitors into age groups, so it will be fun for the whole family. $5 parking. 706-857-0826.
Hidden Gem: A Walk Through the Mining Industry
Saturday, Apr 2, 2016 1 PM to 3 PM
Saturday, Apr 16, 2016 1 PM to 3 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016 1 PM to 3 PM
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Presenter/Location: James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park
The hills of NW Georgia use to be rich with mining operations in the 1960's and 1970's. Join a ranger led hike to the old Marble Mine and discover the history that lies in these hills. $5 parking. 706-857-0826.
Hidden Gem
Get Out! Get Wild! Disconnect!
Saturday & Sunday 10 AM - 7 PM from Jun 18, 2016 until Jun 19, 2016 
Presenter/Location: James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park
In today's time we are giving little opportunity to disconnect from our technology advanced lives. How does unplugging and getting outdoors sound? Join Park Staff, for ranger led hikes, board games, rock skipping contest, and a good roasting of s'mores around a campfire. $5 parking. 706-857-0826.
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Contacts
James Floyd
706-857-0826 

Orlando Millican
706-857-0826  Office Clerk, James H. Floyd State Park

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