Plantation Trace / Albany

Chehaw Park

105 Chehaw Park Rd.
Albany, GA 31707

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  • The Parks at Chehaw

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With over 700 acres of pristine, conservation land and a wild animal park dedicated to education, Chehaw is a unique attraction for South Georgia. Being one of the only two accredited zoos in Georgia, aside from Zoo Atlanta, Chehaw continues to be devoted to the three areas it was founded on: conservation, preservation and education.

From the Wild Animal Park to the endless recreational opportunities, Chehaw has an activity for every visitor. Come see what nature's playground has to offer you.

Children will also enjoy a visit to the petting zoo and riding the train. Chehaw also feature nature trails, BMX bike racing, and one of Georgia's largest play parks for kids.

Chehaw's campgrounds have 44 RV sites with 30 and 50 amp hookups, 14 pull-through sites, a comfort station with laundry, dump station and a group shelter. There are 18 tent sites with 15-amp electric hookups and water. Camper cabins are also available with the comfort of air conditioning. All camp sites have a picnic table and fire ring with flip-top grill for fun gatherings. Fishing is free with park admission. Limit: 5 fish /person Please do not bring in your own firewood.

Park Hours:  8:00am - 8:00 pm  Zoo Hours: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

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

    Admission & Fees

    Adult (park only) $3.00

    Adult 13-61 ( zoo admission) $7.85

    Camping Rates See Website

    Children 4-12 ( zoo admission) $5.10

    Children 4-12 (park only) $2.00

    Children under 3 (park and zoo) $0.00

    Military ( zoo admission) $5.10

    Military/Seniors (park only) $2.00

    Senior 62+ (zoo admission) $6.85

    Average Nightly Rate

    Call for Rates

    Cuisine Served


    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Grill on Site, Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms, Restaurant on Site

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Near Interstate Highway

    520, 75, 85

    Site Information

    30 Amp Elec Hookup, 50 Amp Elec Hookup, Cabin / Cottage Rentals, Number of Sites, RVs Permitted, Tenters Welcome

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


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    Wild Creek Distillery presents Flint River Blues & BBQ Festival

    10/28/2017 - 10/28/2017

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