Stephen C. Foster State Park

State Park

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17515 Hwy 177
Fargo, GA 31631
912-637-5274
800-864-7275
Official Website

GPS: 30.8263, -82.3617

Last Price Paid: $35
Number of Sites: 64
Reservations: Yes
Elevation: 115 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

5 people have reviewed this location.

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wanderingdawgs
GA
35 Titanium 29E34TS
2005 Chevrolet 2500 HD/CC/DA Silverado
48 reviews
Nightly rate: $35
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: 61

wanderingdawgs would stay here again

“One of our all time favorite campgrounds!”

Reviewed Apr 23, 2016

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We have camped here numerous times in past 10 years. Our most recent trip was in March, 2016. I second what all the other reviewers have said about this park. It is a wonderful place to camp far away from civilization. Bring everything with you. We camped in one of the 50+ foot pull through campsites in a 35 foot fifth wheel. The pr... more

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Weaselmouth
NC
27 Airstream International CCD
2012 Ford F250
82 reviews
Nightly rate: $35
Days stayed: 2

Weaselmouth would stay here again

“Awesome campground in the middle of the swamp. ”

Reviewed Jan 06, 2016

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We loved this campground -- it's in the middle of the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge and just a beautiful place to camp. The sites are varied in size, all with plenty of trees and grass and with electric and water (no sewer). The entrance to the campground is not the same as the day-use park entrance, so check the directions befor... more

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Boonshiners
GA
29 Airstream Ambassador
2004 Dodge Ram 2500 4x4 CTD
12 reviews
Nightly rate: $30
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 47

Boonshiners would stay here again

“2 night stay on the way to Saint Augustine turned into an awesome side trip”

Reviewed Nov 08, 2015

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We just happened to stop here on our way to Anastasia State Park in FL. The campground is well taken care of with nice clean restrooms. We paddled the swamp trail and was so surprised how beautiful and serene it was. You can rent canoes, kayaks and power boats at the park office. Deer are everywhere around dusk and so are the nats.... more

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Island Girl Walka...

39 National Tropical
2011 Subaru Impreza
69 reviews
Nightly rate: $30
Days stayed: 5

Island Girl Walkabout would stay here again

“The best place to stay to visit the stunning Okefenokee Swamp”

Reviewed Feb 21, 2015

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This was our second stay here. It is a very nice, wooded park with decent sites. Reservations are allowed, but you pick your campsite when you arrive. We had a pull-through with water and electric. We visited during the month of April before the hot and buggy season, but we did have some pretty heavy spring rain one day and one... more

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Wandertopia Todd
Atlanta, GA
20 Roadtrek Zion
2014 VW Jetta
32 reviews
Nightly rate: $28
Days stayed: 7
Site Number: Various

Wandertopia Todd would stay here again

“Beautiful Georgia Swamp”

Reviewed Jan 05, 2015

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Stephen C Foster is not an easy park to get to. The drive to the park is about 45 minutes off the main highway traveling from Macon towards Gainesville. Its about 45 minutes from Valdosta. It can be brutally hot in the summer and the mosquitos are everywhere. You are going to see alligators if you decide to venture onto the swamp. W... more

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3bars
AT&T 4G

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Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge

On St. Patrick’s Day we left Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center in White Springs, Florida and drove about 50 miles to another park named after the famous composer. At the end of the road 17 miles fr...

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Into the Okefenokee Swamp

Cypress trees in the OkefenokeeWe enjoyed walking around the marina and going on the nature trail at Stephen C. Foster State Park in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge but we wanted to be in a...

Hookups:
  • 50 Amp
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • water
Recreation:
  • bike rental
  • boat rental
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • playground
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • big rig
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
Facilities:
  • cabins
  • dump station
  • ADA Accessible
  • recycle
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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