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Laura S. Walker State Park

Address: 5653 Laura Walker Road, Waycross, GA 31501
Phone Number: 912 287 4901
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Ranked #3 of 5 Attractions in Waycross
Type: State Parks, Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: Canoeing, Viewing wildlife
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Type: State Parks, Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: Canoeing, Viewing wildlife
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Waycross
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

If you're local and need a place to gather the family and have a nice day out, this place is great. Near Halloween they host a hay ride and a variety of activities that my kids love.

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Atlanta, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Beautiful scenery, fascinating wildlife. Clean and neat. Only downside was the bicyclist who got her ankle chewed by a local bulldog---careful!

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Waycross, Georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My family loves to visit the Laura S. Walker State Park. The scenery is absolutely beautiful and there is so much to do. The lake area is gorgeous and a great place to spend the day!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We drove through this park on our way home from General Coffee State Park. We took this opportunity to check it out. It is a very small park as far as number of spaces for travel trailers. Several sites are directly on the lake. Pretty but they do not have any trees or shade for the lakefront sites. As you... More 

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gainesville, fl.
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89 reviews 89 reviews
26 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We were geocaching our way through the park. The park volunteer at the gate was VERY helpful and pleasant. There were some nice trails, and pretty views around the lake. Work is in progress to upgrade the RV camping area.

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Stuart, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We were there in January 2014 and not to much was going on, but we took a nice leisurely drive through the grounds. Looks great for camping and boating and a nice walk. We then drove around the lake and hiked one of the short trails down to the lakes observation area.

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Suva
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Kayaks, bike trails, BBQ pits and swimming all available for a small parking fee of $5. Kayaks were $8 per hour, but well worth it. Take a trip across the way under the bridge to see nature at its best.

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Bonaire, Georgia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We camped here for a few nights toward the end of spring break. The park is beautiful and well maintained, so are the hiking trails. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The only thing that I think could be improved is the way the camping area is set up. There are 2 driveway loops with the sites located along... More 

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Waycross, Georgia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
24 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We frequent the play area at Laura Walker. It is great place to spend the afternoon with kids. The park is typically very peaceful. The lake is calm and beautiful. We love this little park.

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Waycross, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

its a great place to camp hike or play golf if ur golfing its one of the nicest golf courses around and camping is great sites with nice lake views and there's no snow in Waycross

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