Pastimes Cabins, RV Park & Campground
We are a privately owned Campground directly across from the Main Entrance to the Okefenokee Swamp (NWR), when you stay at Pastimes you can do as little or as much as you would like…it’s all up to you. We offer 5 – cabins, 3 with bathrooms and kitchenettes, all have electricity, AC, screened porches, furnished, picnic table, built in fire pits, trees and views. 14 – Pull through RV spots all with Electric, Water, Sewer, Picnic table, Built in Fire pit, all are level and treed with plenty of room. 4 – Private tent sites that are set up to give you the feeling you are in the wilderness by using natural vegetation to screen the tent area from the rest of the park while providing easy access to the central dish-washing station a short walk to the bath/shower house and parking at each site. 1 – Drive up tent site a favorite with motorcyclist, bicyclists and car campers, all tent sites have picnic table’s and built in fire pit’s. 1 – Group camping site that can accommodate up to 45 people with picnic tables and a central built in fire pit. All cabins and sites receive complimentary Wi-Fi. We have a pond on site with fish and fish feeding stations, a peninsula with State Park spec charcoal grills and picnic tables for use as a day picnic area and at night it doubles as our star gazing area, there is no unnatural light interference and this area in South Georgia is rated as one of the best star gazing areas in the Country. We have a campers store stocked with anything you may need or forgot for your trip, cold drinks, ice cream and frozen meals, essentials, etc. We have a meeting/game/entertainment room set up with tables, chairs, TV, VCR/DVD player, electric fireplace, games and a book nook/movie nook where you can pick movie from over 500 dvd’s/vcr tapes or exchange a book or just pick one to read. We also have built in horseshoe pits, badminton, bean bag toss, giant connect 4, croquet and ring toss. We have over 4,000 ft of hiking nature trails on the property and over 12 miles of public hiking trails right across the road. There is always something to do here from relaxing, to socializing, to taking a tour at the Swamp or canoeing on the St Mary’s River. We have canoe’s and Kayak’s for rent for the St. Mary’s, we offer shuttle services
Please see picture Photo Gallery for campground pictures and site map or go to booking page all sites have pictures there as well.
We are directly across from the entrance to the Okefenokee Swamp, and are within a short drive from the Folkston funnel where over 60 CSX trains a day pass through on their way to and from Florida along with a great viewing platform. If you you are a motorcyclist the area has some great riding, in short there is always plenty to do here, bird watching, hiking trails, star gazing and especially resting and relaxing.
Again we look forward to meeting you and making your stay a special one, Michelle & Dale Hazzard – Owners.
Our GPS coordinates for ease of finding us are;
N 30.74078 Deg.
W 82.07084 Deg.