Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park

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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.

2800 Sloppy Floyd Lake Rd
Summerville, GA 30747
Chattooga County



Spring EGG-Stravaganza
Saturday, Apr 4, 2015 2 PM to 5 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaTons of FunPresenter/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 in Pavilion 1 and guest will also be able to participate in Spring Themed games... $5 parking. 706-857-0826.
Twisted Ankle 30K Trail Run
Saturday, May 16, 2015 10 AM to 5 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaTons of FunPresenter/Location: James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park
The Twisted Ankle 30 K Trail Run is a hilly, sometimes technical run through Sloppy Floyd Park and along Taylor's Ridge, the majority of which is in the Chattahoochee National Forest. Training for this run should be done on hilly trails.  There is a registration fee to participate in Marathon. $5 parking. 706-857-0826.
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Orlando Millican
706-857-0826  Office Clerk, James H. Floyd State Park

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