Ocmulgee River

Lumber City
Magnolia Midlands

Ocmulgee River

Ocmulgee River

Hwy 341
Lumber City, GA 31549



The Ocmulgee River is known for its unspoiled and gentle currents. The World Record Largemouth Bass was caught in an oxbow on the Ocmulgee River in 1932 by George Perry. Along the Ocmulgee River are several prehistoric sites of Native American villages and Spanish explorer sites.

These waters are known for a truly amazing experience in canoeing, kayaking, fishing and camping.

The boat ramps in Telfair County along the river are:

1. Lumber City Boat Ramp located just off US Hwy 341 in Lumber City

2. McRae's Landing located own Hwy 117 (East River Road) about 3 miles west of Lumber City.

3. Staves Landing located just off of Hwy 117 (East River Road) about 10 miles west of Lumber City or 10 miles East of Jacksonville.

4. Jacksonville Landing located just off of US Hwy 441 in Jacksonville, Ga.

5. Hinson's Landing located on Hinson's Landing Rd off Hwy 221 north of Hazlehurst, Ga.A

6. Towns Bluff Landing located on Hwy 221 north of Hazlehurst.

  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: All Day

    Monday: All Day

    Tuesday: All Day

    Wednesday: All Day

    Thursday: All Day

    Friday: All Day

    Saturday: All Day


    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch, Free Parking, Guided Tours / Guide Available

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Open Year 'Round


    Canoe / Kayak

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


Ocmulgee River Photos