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The BEACH at Clayton County International Park

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Man made beach that was created during the 1996 Olympics.

Small beach, very active, plenty of grills and space. Family environment with public restrooms... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Jonesboro, Georgia
Great for Families and kids

The park is great for walking, biking and family picnics. Especially great for seniors walking... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
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  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Aug 6, 2018
“Man made beach that was created during the 1996 Olympics.”
Aug 10, 2017
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2300 Highway 138 E, Jonesboro, GA 30236-2732
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Small beach, very active, plenty of grills and space. Family environment with public restrooms. Every now and then a vendor selling ice cream novelties will drive through selling cool treats.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank NotThrilled
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

It is so sad that such a nice place will not allow you to bring your own food. A lot of older people will not patronize the facility because of certain health issues that requires them to eat certain foods. I think certain alcoholic beverages...More

Date of experience: August 2017
14  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed July 10, 2017

The park is great for walking, biking and family picnics. Especially great for seniors walking trails.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank dinorag225
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Weather had been rather cool the week prior to our visit. The day was sunny but afternoon showers were expected. As the day wore on, the skies were partly cloudy. Due to the above mentioned conditions, the water was rather cold for this transplanted Florida...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

This Beach is simply Amazing for get together, picnics, and celebrations. Easily located, clean, and has the amenities for family fun. The only problem was that all the bathroom facilities were not available in proximity to all cabanas. Overall I would definitely recommend this place...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank faruq m
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Aside from the swimming beach, there are very nice paved hiking trails and a fishing lake. There is usually no charge to use most picnic areas or fish in the lake. There is also a sports field to play in. Also for movie buffs, a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
3  Thank MorrowDad
Reviewed September 10, 2016

It's a nice place to go with your family and friends. It's very clean and the staff is very nice and very helpful.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank SissyaRichard
Reviewed August 29, 2016

My wife and I took three of our grand daughters and they had a ball. Played with other kids , made friends, bathroom were clean . Will definitely be back with more family !

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank KimandYogi
Reviewed August 22, 2016

The beach was ok. Not thrilled about it. Bring beach shoes. I was not excited. There were a lot of kids there. I would not advise couples to go and have any privacy

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Cathy T
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Got an Ear infection from the water. Kids not wearing diapers or just wearing underwear as a swimsuit. Not appropriate on 12 yr old girls.

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank KristiT377
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