Crooked River State Park, St. Marys

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Crooked River State Park is a 500-acre (2.0 km2) Georgia state park located near St. Mary's on the south bank of the Crooked River, providing an excellent coastal setting. The park is dedicated to the preservation of its natural resources and public education. The park is near the ruins of the McIntosh Sugarworks, built around 1825 and used as a starch factory during the American Civil War. It is the closest state park to Cumberland Island National Seashore and it is adjacent to the Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay.
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  • We camped here for two nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The campground is pristine. There are several hiking/biking trails in the park. There is also water access for those of you who bring...  more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed our 2-night RV stay in campsite 41. Most of the sites are well spaced. Ours had a wooded “backyard” with a walk to the cliff overlooking the River. Many trails to explore and....  more »
  • This is the nicest state park I have ever visited. Campsites are clean and very well maintained. Full hookups at premium sites, all others have electric (30 amp and 50 amp) and water. Shower facilities are very clean and we'll maintained.
  • We took our son to an Advanced training for the Naval Sea Cadets. The Group Shelter we met at was spotless, it seemed new. The entire park was very clean. They had a nice boat ramp with ample parking for vehicle and trailer. Although we didn't look at the cabins they to seemed very nice and clean from the outside. The park is very close to the Naval Base and to beautiful, historic downtown St. Marys Ga. It was very easy to get to from I-95.

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