Laura S. Walker State Park, Waycross

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Water Body · State Park
Laura S. Walker State Park is a 626-acre (2.53 km²) Georgia state park located near Hoboken and the Okefenokee Swamp. The park is named after Laura S. Walker, a Georgia writer, teacher, civic leader, and naturalist (she is most famous for the latter). The park's location near the Okefenokee makes it home to many exotic plant and animal species, including alligators, great blue herons, and pitcher plants. The park includes a 120-acre (0.49 km²) lake and a championship 18-hole golf course plus pro shop.
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  • Love this place, Tranquil, Very well up kept, nice staff and never met an unfriendly visitor. Nice Campground and facilities. Boating, Fishing, Kayaking, Hiking, Bike riding.  more »
  • If you want to slow down and take a deep breath then you’ve found your spot here at Laura Walker. The camp sites are large, level, and well maintained. The bathrooms are spotless and clean. The trail....  more »
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  • Small lake but nice. Plenty of activities boat rental kayak rental and much more. Diverse camp grounds from RV camping to primitive camp grounds. Also one of the more cleaner state parks I've been too. All in all a very nice place for the family to relax pets aloud as well
  • What an amazing place! Very clean, quiet and beautifully kept. The workers are always smiling and friendly! The lake is gorgeous and there's plenty of trees over the camping areas.

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