Laura S. Walker

Located near the northern edge of the Okefenokee Swamp in Ware County, Laura S. Walker State Park has plenty to do and see. The park’s lake and surrounding trail offer opportunities for hiking, cycling, fishing and boating. A sand beach on the lakeshore welcomes seasonal swimming. Kayaks and bikes are available for rent. The Lakes, a championship 18 hole golf course, features a clubhouse, golf pro and junior/senior rates. There is also a dog park, playground and several picnic shelters. Overnight guests can enjoy the new Sportsman’s Cabins or a traditional campground for tents and RVs. The park also has Wi-Fi for campers. 

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HOURS: Park hours are 7 a.m.- 10 p.m.

ADMISSION:  $5 Daily ParkPass. You can also all buy an annual pass for $50.

PHONE: 912-287-4900

ADDRESS5653 Laura Walker Road, Waycross, GA 31503


  • Boating
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Camping
  • Hiking 
  • Swimming
  • Golf