Folkston, in southeast Georgia, is the perfect place to unwind. From an eco-tour highlighting the history, culture, and ecology of the Okefenokee Swamp, to the nearby coastal areas, to shopping in our Historic Downtown, to the relaxing Southern Hospitality of a Bed & Breakfast, we have it all. Railroad enthusiasts love the frequent trains that pass through town. They are our only traffic! Folkston's hidden treasures are many. Stop by one of our area businesses or the Chamber of Commerce for a free copy of Folkston Then and Now, a self-guided walking tour. You’ll be greeted with the friendliest smile this side of the St. Marys River.
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Folkston, GA 31537
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Folkston Travel Guides
Relax in Rustic Elegance
To experience the thrill of galloping your horse through wide open spaces while wind whips through your hair, Newell Lodge is where you'll want to sad
28244 Hwy 121 South, at junction Okefenokee Parkway spur entrance Okefenokee NWRView on Map
912-496-4472Three deluxe cedar and cypress cabins, furnished with air conditioning and heat, porches, private bath and kitchenette. Two basic log cabins are semi-furnished with... Find Out More
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