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Address: 371 George L. Smith State Park Road, Twin City, GA 30471
Phone Number: +1 912 763 2759
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8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Park, campground, lake with boat ramps and picnic tables.

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Great place to camp

I grew up about 6 miles from here. It is in a quite, peaceful location. Most of the sites are on a big lake with cypress trees growing in the lake. Easy online reservations... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
Marty P
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I grew up about 6 miles from here. It is in a quite, peaceful location. Most of the sites are on a big lake with cypress trees growing in the lake. Easy online reservations. We have not camped here in 4 years. Before you could call on Monday and select site. That has changed. Now you pick your site on... More 

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S.E Michigan
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57 reviews 57 reviews
36 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We were camped 5 days at Gordonia-Altamaha State Park, just a wee bit south of here, as we awaited reservations for a coastal GA. park to come due. Not much going on at the small Reidsville, GA park, so we drove here to check it out. WoW ! Extremely glad that the kayaks were on the roof. This was a... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We Love this campground,it is small but very nice! Met a very friendly Duck,she would come around every evening,my husband would scratch her back...everyone is very nice!!

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Atlanta, Ga.
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124 reviews 124 reviews
52 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

George l Smith is a small yet lovely park with 24 tent/RV sites situated along a 412 acre lake. There is one comfort station with laundry. They are clean and adequate. There is a large field with a large playground and three open air shelters. An additional closed shelter with a/c & heat is also available. They also have eight... More 

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Valdosta, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

As our third stop on our GA paddler's club itinerary, the kayak rentals and trails were not as great as the other 2 state parks we've visited thus far. George L Smith has ocean kayak rentals which would be really nice for the summer, but in the winter it was wet and cold! Still had a great 4 hour kayak,... More 

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Warner Robins, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Stayed In a cottage for a weekend. We have stayed at a few other state parks here in Ga. It was a awesome stay and will be back to stay again soon. The cottage came with all the things you need for a great weekend. The park its self was neat. Great hiking trails for short hikes.

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Savannah, Georgia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

You have to pay for parking so if you're there for the day make sure you bring cash. There was a box right before the mill path that you get an envelop and drop in your cash and get your parking tag. The hiking trail is really nice, I went for a run and the paths were well marked. It... More 

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South GA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My family has been coming here for a yearly camping trip since 2004 and we live near this park, so have been coming for functions since I was a little girl. There are 25 sites available, 20 of which are pond side. This is a lovely, calm lake with cypress trees. You can tour an old grist mill that is... More 

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Pooler, Georgia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
25 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This park is really pretty! My family and I visited yesterday and rented a paddle boat for an hour. It is really peaceful out on the water. There were a few other people in canoes or boats but for the majority of the time we couldn't see anyone else in any direction. I got some excellent pictures of the cyprus... More 

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Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Every year, my family comes from Jacksonville, Florida for our Georgia family reunion and we rent 4 of thier cabins, which are very nice. We usually stay 3 nites and its soo relaxing, but still close enough to go out to dinner. Great getaway but you are in the woods so its very nice. you can see deer and other... More 

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