The Lakes Golf Course at Laura S. Walker State Park

The Lakes Golf Course was designed by Steve Burnes and features native sand for the many bunkers and waste areas. This coastal Georgia course has three large lakes and is very close to the Okefenokee Swamp. Popular for great course conditions and mild weather.

Course Information

  • Holes: 18
  • Yards: 6,595
  • Rating: 71.9
  • Slope: 122
  • Par: 72
  • Course Layout
» Voted the 2011 "Hook A Kid On Golf" Best New Site of the Year in the Nation.
» Voted 2009 Best Municipal Golf Course in Georgia by Golf Digest.


Pro Shop

7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Golf Course

Hours may vary according to season. Open daily except on Christmas Day.

The Back Nine Grill

Friday 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Programs & Specials

After School Programs

Contact Information

David Sikes, Golf Course Superintendent
Golf Package Information


Golf Shop

912-285-6154 or 877-591-5578

Campsite Reservations

800-864-7275 or 912-287-4900
Laura S. Walker State Park has 44 campsites.

Tee Times

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Hours may vary according to season. Open daily except on Christmas Day.

Full Service Golf Shop

Features golf accessories, snack bar and group/individual lessons with advance appointment.

Golf Course Rates

Rates shown do not include tax, are per person and are subject to change.
  Weekday Weekend
18 Holes with Cart $27 $29
Club Card Rate $17 $25
Twilight, 2 p.m.–Close $18 $20
Senior Rate, 60+ $25 N/A
Junior Rate, under 17 $5 N/A

Golf Club Rentals

9 Holes $14.95
18 Holes $35

Laura S. Walker State ParkAddressMap

The Lakes Golf Course at Laura S. Walker State Park
5500 Laura Walker Road
Waycross, GA 31503

Located I-75 south to Exit 62, U.S. 82. Turn right to Waycross. Continue through Waycross on U.S. 82 for 7 miles to Highway 177. Turn right and go 4.5 miles to the golf course.
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