What to do in A. H. Stephens State Historic Park

A.H. Stephens State Historic Park is named after the vice president of the Confederacy and governor of Georgia. The park comprises 1,161 acres with natural and historic resources for its visitors. Stephens' home and Liberty Hall are renovated to their 1875 style, fully furnished and open for tours. A Confederate museum houses one of the finest collections of Civil War artifacts in Georgia, including uniforms and documents. Beautiful outdoor facilities make this park a treat for both nature lovers and history buffs.

Visitors can find 25 tent, trailer, and RV campsites as well as group and pioneer campsites, two picnic and one group shelter. The park offers handicapped accessible nature trails, horse trails, fishing lakes, and a junior Olympic pool.

Recreation
Visitors can enjoy fishing, biking, jogging,camping, picnicking, and horseback riding at A. H. Stephens State Historic Park. Boat rentals including pedal boats are available and private boaters with electric motors are permitted. Educational programs are offered.

Location
A. H. Stephens State Park is located in the Piedmont Region of northeastern Georgia, between Atlanta and Augusta, north of Interstate 20. To reach the park, take the Crawfordville exit #55 and go north on Georgia Hwy. 22 for 2 miles. Go east on U.S. Hwy. 278 1 mile to Crawfordville and the follow signs.

Climate
Georgia generally experiences mild, comfortable winters and warm to hot, humid summers. The area can offer a relatively warm escape for snow-free outdoor recreation during the winter months. Be prepared for occasional cold weather during the winter, especially at the higher elevations in northern Georgia.

Address
P.O. Box 310
Crawfordville, GA 30631

Phone: 706-456-2602

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