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We are the world’s window to the Okefenokee Swamp.
Our mission is to promote ecological tourism and education by providing a convenient point of entry into the Okefenokee--an authentic opportunity for the public to develop an appreciation for the wildlife, culture, and natural beauty of the “Land of the Trembling Earth.”

Visiting the Okefenokee Swamp Park instantly transports you into a prehistoric environment, populated by living dinosaurs – our alligators, as well as unique species of carnivorous plants, rare birds and the opportunity to learn more about the ancient Okefenokee cultures.

Allie’s Nest Excavation

November 5, 2015

We had a big night at the Swamp Park excavating Allie’s nest and learned some important information! Allie did in fact lay 30+ eggs but they were infertile! A big thanks to Mr. David Evans and crew for helping solve the mystery of Allie’s nest, infertile eggs were laid in the nest, probably due to shallow water depths in the enclosure.

We had a big night at the Swamp Park excavating Allie's nest and learned some important information! Allie did in fact lay 30+ eggs but they were infertile! A big thanks to Mr. Evans and crew for helping solve the mystery of Allie's nest!

Posted by Okefenokee Swamp Park on Thursday, November 5, 2015

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Located in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, the Okefenokee Swamp Park is a convenient point of entry and a magnificent show-window for the “Land of the Trembling Earth.” The park’s lily-decked water trails, with their miraculously 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.

Headwaters of the Suwannee and St. Mary’s Rivers, Okefenokee is a National Wildlife Refuge which covers nearly a half million acres.

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OKEFENOKEE SWAMP PARK
U.S. 1 South Waycross, Georgia 31503
GPS: 5700 Okefenokee Swamp Park Rd
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912-283-0583
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