- The list below includes 8 free or cheap things to do in or near Folkston, Georgia, including 44 different types of inexpensive activities like Nature & Wildlife Areas, Golf, National & State Parks and Fishing.
- From Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge to Folkston Funnel Train Viewing Platform, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Folkston and in nearby cities within 25 miles like St. Marys, Waycross and Kingsland.
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2700 Suwannee Canal Road, Folkston, GA 31537 MoreLess Info
Situated in Folkston, Georgia, the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge is a popular wildlife preserve, hunting ground and camping site. Passes and permits are inexpensive, but should be purchased prior to entering the park.
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1050 Wildcat Drive, Kingsland, GA 31548 MoreLess Info
Members at Camden County Psa Leisure Services Dept have access to the exercise and sports equipment at its facilities. It also has a pool that hosts water aerobics, lifeguard training, and swim lessons.
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100 St Marys Road, St. Marys, GA 31558 MoreLess Info
St. Mary's Georgia Visitor Information Center is a clearinghouse of useful information for tourists and new residents. It offers maps, business directories, vending machines, clean bathrooms and a host of other welcome amenities.
One of the few unspoiled swamps in the United States, the Okefenokee Swamp is the biggest black and freshwater swamp in America. With over 120 miles of boat water trails, visitors can experience swamp flora and fauna up close.
Visitors can catch red snapper, flounder, and shark on a guided fishing trip with Fish Master Charters. The captain takes visitors on a sight seeing tour of the islands near St. Mary before heading off to the fishing spots.
With wildlife including alligators, snakes and birds, the Laura S. Walker State Park is awash in native flora and fauna. Featuring a golf course, swimming, boating and fishing, outdoorsmen can experience guided hikes and tours or camp on-site.
Nestled in St. Mary's, Georgia, Crooked River State Park is a popular campsite and day park. There is a small per-vehicle parking fee, but park entrance is free. Crooked River State Park offers beautiful views of local waterways.