Presidential Pathways / Albany

Chehaw Park

105 Chehaw Park Rd
Albany, GA 31707

229-430-5275
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Chehaw provides nearly 700 acres of fun, including 100 acres dedicated to Chehaw Wild Animal Park. This AZA-accredited zoo was originally laid out by noted naturalist Jim Fowler of TV's "Wild Kingdom." Chehaw Wild Animal Park features natural habitat exhibits with native and exotic animals, including rhinos, cheetahs, lemurs, servals, alligators and many more. Children will also enjoy a visit to the petting zoo and riding the train. The Parks at Chehaw also feature nature trails, BMX bike racing, campgrounds, RV camping hook-ups with electricity and water at each site, and one of Georgia's largest play parks for kids.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 8:00AM - 7:00PM
    Monday: 8:00AM - 7:00PM
    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 7:00PM
    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 7:00PM
    Friday: 8:00AM - 7:00PM
    Saturday: 8:00AM - 7:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adult (park only) $3.00

    Adult 13-61 (park and zoo) $9.75

    Children 4-12 (park and zoo) $6.75

    Children 4-12 (park only) $2.00

    Children under 3 (park and zoo) $0.00

    Military (park and zoo) $6.75

    Military/Seniors (park only) $2.00

    Senior 62+ (park and zoo) $8.75

    Activities

    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Grill on Site, Lodging On Site, Meeting Facilities, Meeting Space Available, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms, Rentals Available

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    520, 75, 85

    Setting & Style

    Rustic & Natural

    Site Information

    30 Amp Elec Hookup, 50 Amp Elec Hookup, Cabin / Cottage Rentals, Dump Station, Pull-thru Sites, RVs Permitted, Tenters Welcome

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Chehaw Charity Cornhole Tournament

    Chehaw Charity Cornhole Tournament

    09/06/2014 - 09/06/2014

    Come out to Chehaw Park for the Chehaw Charity Cornhole Tournament on September 6, 2014. Registration begins at 11 a.m. The tournament begins at 1 p.m. - rain or shine! Proceeds will benefit Chaos Baseball and Wakefest. Free zoo entrance for those who pre-register. Concessions will be available. Coolers and leashed pets are allowed.

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  • Nut Roll

    Nut Roll

    09/13/2014 - 09/13/2014

    Come enjoy Southwest Georgia hospitality as the Pecan City Pedalers present the 11th annual Nut Roll bicycle ride in Albany, Ga. This will be a fully supported, fun-filled day of riding, great food and exploring at Chehaw Park, with an average of 300 riders.

    The ride options are 30, 46, 62, and 102 miles. Each ride option is a progressive loop that takes you through scenic country areas. The 100-mile loop will take you to the welcome center in Plains, Ga. before you return.

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