The hope of the past and the preservation of the future.
At 9,049 acres, FDR State Park is Georgia’s largest state park is a hiker’s and backpacker’s haven. More than 40 miles of trails, including the popular 23 mile Pine Mountain Trail, wind through hardwood and pines, over creeks and past small waterfalls. Many visitors are surprised to find rolling mountains 80 miles southwest of Atlanta. Above King’s Gap is Dowdell’s Knob where President Franklin D. Roosevelt sometimes picnicked and pondered world affairs. A life-size sculpture of the president now welcomes visitors to the overlook.
With over 40 miles of trails, FDR state park is perfect for all hikers. Weaving through Oak and Pine forests, across ridges, and past waterfalls, the park's trails are an adventure you can't miss. Whether you're ready for a short one-mile hike, a day excursion, or tackling the 27-mile long Pine Mountain trail, FDR State Park is the path you want to take.
With cottages, RV Parks, and tent sites available, FDR State Park is the spot for your camping adventure. Adventures and excursions surround you in our beautiful Oak-Pine Forest setting. With many sites open year-round, you'll be able to enjoy the beauty of the park in every season.
Adventures await at FDR State Park. With fishing, geocaching, and stargazing opportunities you'll find something to do throughout the day. Take a dip in the Liberty Bell Pool or enjoy a trail ride through the valley.