Basic Information

Summers typically consist of long spells of warm, humid weather. Average highs are in the lower 90's and overnight lows range from the upper 60's to lower 70's. Winters are more variable with highs averaging from the mid 50's to lower 60's while the lows average in the mid 30's. Oftentimes, stretches of mild weather will alternate with cold spells. Spring and Autumn seasons are characterized by much variability from day to day and from year to year.

Entrance Fees:

Daily Parking Fee - $5.00

The daily parking fee allows a single, private, non-commercial vehicle (car/truck/van) to park in a designated parking lot of the park during regular park hours for one day. Proof of payment of the daily parking fee is a Daily Park Pass which may be obtained at the fee station located at all parking areas. The pass must be placed on the dashboard of your vehicle making sure the face of the pass is visible from the outside. Valid America The Beautiful Passes are also valid for parking in the park.

Annual Parking Fee - $40.00

The annual parking fee allows a single, private, non-commercial vehicle (car/truck/van) to park in any designated parking area of the park during regular park hours for one year. Proof of payment of the annual parking fee is an Annual Park Pass which must be hung from the inside rear-view mirror, or placed on the dashboard, of your vehicle. Make sure the face of the pass is visible from the outside. Valid America The Beautiful Passes are also valid for parking in the park.

Entrance Passes:

Daily Park Pass - $5.00

A daily parking fee allows a single, private, non-commercial vehicle (car/truck/van) to park in a designated parking lot of the park during regular park hours for one day. Proof of payment of the daily parking fee is a Daily Park Pass which may be obtained at the fee station located at all parking areas. The pass must be placed on the dashboard of your vehicle making sure the face of the pass is visible from the outside. Valid America The Beautiful Passes are also valid for parking in the park.

Annual Park Pass - $40.00

The annual parking fee allows a single, private, non-commercial vehicle (car/truck/van) to park in any designated parking lot of the park during regular park hours for one year. Proof of payment of the annual parking fee is an Annual Park Pass which must be hung from the inside rear-view mirror, or placed on the dashboard, of your vehicle. Make sure the face of the pass is visible from the outside. Valid America The Beautiful Passes are also valid for parking in the park.

Island Ford Visitor Center

The Island Ford Visitor Center is located in the historic Hewlett Lodge. Here you will be able to purchase your Annual Park Pass as well as the any of the passes in the America The Beautiful series. While there pick up maps, obtain the latest information on the park, or pick up a souvenir from the Eastern National store.

Last updated: November 21, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1978 Island Ford Parkway
Sandy Springs, GA 30350

Phone:

(678) 538-1200

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