- Published: Wednesday, 04 March 2015 06:46
- Written by Larry Farquhar
Grassy Pond Recreation Area in Lake Park, GA, an affiliate of Moody Air Force Base, is now open to the public for daily enjoyment. The 500 acre recreational area is similar to a state park with cabins, RV sites, tent sites, group shelters, a recreational boat area, nature trails, grills and other amenities. The major fishing area offers a variety of accommodations and activities for guests such as a boat launch for personal boats, equipment rentals and fishing contests. Moody welcomes all visitors from South Georgia, North Florida and surrounding counties. Park entry is FREE for Military/DoD ID cardholders, and $5 per vehicle up to six passengers and $2 per each additional person for the public.
- Authorized Users: Open to the Public
- Hours of Operation: 9 am - 5 pm Daily
- Directions: Exit I-75 at Exit 5 onto GA-376 West/Lakes Blvd. Follow GA-376 appro 0.8 miles and turn left onto Loch Laurel Rd. Follow Loch Laurel South approx. 1.5 miles and turn left onto Grassy Pond Rd. for approx. 0.3 miles to park.
- Phone: (229) 559-5840 / Call for reservations and pricing information.
- Address: 5360 Grassy Pond Drive, Lake Park, GA 31636
- Amenities: Playground, Basketball Court, Volleyball Court, Picnic Area, Fishing, Boating, Boat Rentals, Boat Ramp, Hiking & Nature Trails, Shoppette, Splash Pool, Dump, Sewer, Water, Electric, Cabins, Mobile Units, RV Site, Laundry, Showers, Game Room, Pet Friendly and more!
- Fishing: Grassy Pond is open year-round for fishing; bass, catfish, and brim are abundant. Customers ages 15 and below, and 65(+) fish FREE at Grassy Pond! Customers ages 16 to 64 must have a valid Georgia fishing license and a Moody AFB fishing permit. Moody permits may be purchased at the check-in counter for daily or annual use. The cost is $5 per day for the public and $2 per day (or $10 per year) for Military/DoD ID cardholders. Ask about available discounts with the Fishing Punch Card.
- Grassy Pond Webpage: http://www.moodyfss.com
- Grassy Pond Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/moodygrassypond
- Moody Air Force Website: http://www.moody.af.mil/
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