Winter is an excellent time of the year to canoe our many rivers and creeks. If you enjoy fishing, you can catch fresh and salt water fish within the park. Redfish and flounder along with bass and bream have been biting. Winter can be a very busy time for our campground, so if you plan on camping with us please make your reservations in advance by calling ReserveAmerica at 1-800-326-3521 or...
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Ochlockonee River State Park
Welcome to Ochlockonee River State Park
This jewel of a park is a great place to get away for a weekend or a week-long vacation. Picnic facilities and a swimming area are located near the scenic point where the Ochlockonee and Dead Rivers intersect. Ochlockonee, which means "yellow waters," is a mix of brackish, tidal surge, and fresh water. Pristine and deep, the river empties into the Gulf of Mexico. Trails allow visitors to explore the park and see the diverse wildlife, including the red-cockaded woodpecker, and natural communities such as pine flatwoods and oak thickets. A boat ramp provides easy access to the river. Both freshwater and saltwater fish inhabit the waters around the park, including largemouth bass, bream, catfish and speckled perch. For overnight visitors, there are full-facility campsites with access to restrooms and showers. Youth group camping is also available.