The Coast / Waycross

Okefenokee Swamp Park

5700 Okefenokee Swamp Park Rd.
Waycross, GA 31503

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  • Light Show at the Okefenokee Swamp Park

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  • Lady Suwannee

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  • Welcome Center

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  • Low water boardwalk

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The wonderland of the Okefenokee is a significant part of America's heritage, a beautifully preserved segment of what was here when America began. Located in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, the Okefenokee Swamp Park is a convenient point of entry and a magnificent show-window for this natural wonderland. Reflective waters mirroring the overhanging beauty lead to all points in this vast wilderness of islands, lakes, jungles, forest and prairies. Boat tours on original Indian waterways, wilderness walkways, Pioneer Island and native animals in their own habitat, all combine to weave a spell of pioneer American life. Points of Interest include an "Eye on Nature Wildlife Show," low-water boardwalk, 90-foot Observation Tower, Nature Center with bee hive observatory, wildlife observation areas, Walt Kelly Exhibit, and much more.

For December, enjoy holiday fun for the whole family. Check our website, for hours and schedules of the Swamp Light Show.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 9:00AM - 5:30PM
    Monday: 9:00AM - 5:30PM
    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:30PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:30PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:30PM
    Friday: 9:00AM - 5:30PM
    Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:30PM

    Admission & Fees

    Active Military(I.D. required) $16.00

    Adults (ages 12 & up) $17.00

    Boat Package (includes admission) Adults 12 + up $27.00

    Boat Package (includes admission) Children 3-11 $22.00

    Children (ages 3 to 11) $16.00

    Children 2 & under Free

    Senior Citizens (ages 62 & up) $16.00


    Nature Trails



    Group Discount

    Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site


    Coupons Available

    Free Parking

    Gift Shop

    Guided Tours / Guide Available

    Meeting Space Available

    Picnic Area

    Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Handicapped Accessible

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available

    Group Reservations Required


    Minimum Group Size: 12


    Near Interstate Highway



    Payment Options

    American Express




    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Meeting Rooms

  • Name Dimensions Ceiling Ht Sq. Feet Banquet Cap. Theater Cap. Classroom Cap. U-Shaped Cap. Exhibit Cap. Conference Cap. Reception Cap.
    Cypress Cove Annex - - - 200 - - - - - -