Last updated 05/28/19 2:13pm
NOTE: This is a mock hurricane for training purposes.
There are no alerts currently in effect.
Mock Hurricane Casey Update: Evacuees and their pets are welcome in Georgia’s State Parks. Some stables are available for horses. ParkPass and pet fees will be waived for evacuees. Campsites and cottages are available at regular rates, and “dry camping” is free during this emergency event. Group Shelters are also available at parks with power and water. Contact park offices directly for assistance.
For food and water points of distribution locations and other information for the aftermath of Mock Hurricane Casey, please go to:
Georgia Emergency Management & Homeland Security Agency Website.
POWER OUTAGES (Parks may still be open but with limited services)
Equestrian Facilities Available At:
- A. H. Stephens State Park
- General Coffee State Park
- Hard Labor Creek State Park
- Watson Mill Bridge State Park
- List of shelters: http://www.gema.ga.gov
- Other resources:
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR), which operates state parks, is working closely with Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security (GEMA) to ensure public safety. The DNR and GEMA encourage Georgians to prepare for and stay informed about current and developing weather conditions. Park guests and visitors can check GaStateParks.org, Facebook (GeorgiaStateParks) and Twitter (@GaStateParks) for more information. For preparedness information, go to www.ready.ga.gov and for information regarding the state’s overall preparedness efforts, go to www.gema.ga.gov.
Reservations during the closure period will be canceled. All deposits will be refunded and any cancellation fees will be waived. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our reservation center at 1-800-864-7275. Thank you for understanding.