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Georgia Veterans State Park

 
LakeBlackshearResort.com
800-459-1230
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 professionally 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.

Make reservations for lunch and dinner cruises on Lake Blackshear.

HIDDEN GEM: B-29 Superfortress Plane
The Boeing B-29A Superfortress was flown primarily by the United States during World War II and the Korean War. It was one of the largest aircraft operational during World War II and very advanced for its time.

Water-Slides on Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday, May 28, 2016 10 AM - 5 PM

Memorial Day Weekend Water Inflatables
Saturday, May 28, 2016 10 AM - 5 PM

Workout on the Water (WOW)
Sunday, May 29, 2016 11 AM - 12 PM




Address
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Unit A
Cordele, GA 31015

Directions

GPS Coordinates:

N 31.968020 | W -083.912300


Located 9 miles west of I-75 (exit #101) near Cordele on U.S. Highway 280.



Phone
(800) 459-1230
(855) 330-4300

 
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