Safety

FOR EMERGENCIES CALL PARK NUMBER (478) 752-8257 PRESS 0 FOR RANGER

We will call 911 for you. The ambulance cannot make it past our railroad tunnel to assist in the emergency if you are past the Visitor Center.
The park has venomous snakes and alligators.

PLEASE CARRY WATER WITH YOU AT ALL TIMES! Macon temperatures can reach above 100 degrees in the summer months.

Dogs must be on a leash. They are not allowed in the visitor center unless they are a service dog.

Park closes at 5:00 pm daily!

DO NOT climb on mounds!

The average hiking trail is 1 mile; the park has 8 miles of trails.

Bikes are only allowed on the park road and our Heritage trail.

Picnics allowed only in the picnic area.

No swimming allowed in the Ocmulgee River; we have alligators in the river.

No drones/unmanned aircraft are allowed in the park. Detailed information about the policy is available... more

Please don't leave any valuables in your vehicle.

Last updated: December 4, 2020

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Mailing Address:

1207 Emery Hwy
Macon, GA 31217

Phone:

(478) 752-8257 x222

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