Georgia Veterans Memorial State Park is 9 mi. w. on US 280. Established in 1946, the park honors Georgia's war veterans. The 1,308-acre park includes an 18-hole golf course, a military museum with outdoor exhibits of vintage aircraft and military equipment and an indoor collection of artifacts from various wars. A marina at 8,700-acre Lake Blackshear provides boat rentals.
Pet friendly (call for restrictions/fees.). Recreational activities are permitted. Camping is permitted. Picnicking is permitted.