The Coast / Folkston

Okefenokee Adventures

4159 Suwannee Canal Rd.
Folkston, GA 31537

912-496-7156 | 866-843-7926

We are the official cooperating partner of the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge and provide a full range of visitor serves at the primary National Wildlife Refuge entrance near Folkston. We are located inside the refuge on the historic Suwannee Canal.

Your adventure begins here! Canoe, kayak, or boat the mirrored black waters of the Okefenokee Swamp.  Join us for our regularly scheduled one-and two-hour boat tours. Arrange a half or full day private excursion with our expert, professional guides. Experience the canoe camping trip of a lifetime in the backcounrty wilderness of the Swamp interior. Bike or drive the Swamp Island Drive. Visit an authentic Swamp homestead. Walk the nature trails and boardwalk. Get bird's eye views of the swamp from atop the observation tower. Enjoy a picnic under the pines. View interpretive exhibits and the award-winning film at the Richard S. Bold Visitor's Center. Shop for souvenirs and educational gifts at our Swamp Shop. Eat at our Camp Cornelia Cafe. Relax and enjoy the real world. Inside Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge - guided boat, canoe and kayak tours (1 & 2 hr.,half & full days, whichever fits your schedule). Or join us for one of our specialized sunset, moonlight or multi day-overnight excursions. Rental of boats, canoes, kayaks, bikes, and camping gear. We cater to all groups. On-site gift shop, snacks and café. Miles of walking trails, authentic swamper homestead, boardwalk to 50' observation tower and interpretive center located on refuge.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 7:00AM
    Monday: 7:00AM
    Tuesday: 7:00AM
    Wednesday: 7:00AM
    Thursday: 7:00AM
    Friday: 7:00AM
    Saturday: 7:00AM

    Admission & Fees

    Tours Call or See Website

    Facility Amenities

    Guided Tours / Guide Available

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Group Amenities




    Camping Gear

    Canoe / Kayak