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Georgia Veterans State Park

Address: 2459-A US Highway 280 West, Cordele, GA 31015
Phone Number: 229 276 2371
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Ranked #1 of 5 Attractions in Cordele
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks, Nature & Parks
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Type: State Parks, Nature & Parks
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Arabi, Georgia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Seriously this park has it all and more! Everything you could want to do is here! Boating, beach, swimming, golf, museum, hotel, nice restaurant and bar and grill, everything!

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Byron, Georgia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My family loves this park! Depending on a mood you can stay easily busy or just relax. We visited many times and camped twice. We enjoy staying in area 3 with pull thru big wooded sites that have access to the trail. Bathhouse showers have lots of water pressure with hooks and shelves everywhere and was always clean. Sunsets by... More 

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Donalsonville, Georgia, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Clean ,friendly people. We really enjoyed our stay right on the waters edge watching the sunset. We also saw the sun rise.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We went for Day Out With Thomas and the park was very neat, clean, and looks like a fun place! If we are ever back in Cordele we will visit.

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Ormond Beach, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Veteran's Memorial State Park is located on Lake Blackshear just outside Cordele, GA. We stayed at the campground and have to say it was well worth it. The campground hosts are to be commended for their diligence in keeping the sites and the campground area exceptionally clean. The views from within the park campground are great with plenty of sites... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Really nice day trip. Regardless if you are going solo (I did) or part of a large church, AARP, or family reunion group, this is a nice "bucket list" to do item. This could also be a great (granted long one) field trip for school age children. Our Hostess, Betty, is a great oral historian. She is from the area... More 

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Leesburg, Georgia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Great place to visit for a day of fishing, swimming, and a picnic. There is a great Sunset to enjoy over the Lake if weather permits.

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Macon, Georgia
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We last went for the 4th of July firework show, which is always a great show!!! We go several times a year and take the boat. They have nice, always clean restrooms right at the boat dock, which is great!

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15 reviews 15 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

My family and I really enjoyed this July 4th! Awesome fireworks! This state park is very we kept with nice clean restrooms. My son enjoyed playing and swimming in one of the beach areas. This was our first visit and due to the holiday the park being packed, we didn't really explore. We look forward to returning again soon this... More 

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Salt Springs, Florida
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244 reviews 244 reviews
45 attraction reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

For a cost of 5 dollars you can see lots of war memorabilia ,tanks,planes they also have a campground beach picnic area great state park

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