Fort Benning, GA - Recreation

    Local Fort Benning, GA Parks

    Lakebottom - 9 miles away
    Phone: 706-653-4500
    Cherokee Ave.
    Columbus, AL 31906
    Description: located near Columbus High School in Lakebottom area of historic homes. There is a playground for the kids, tennis courts, baseball fields, a walking-fitness trail, grills, picnic tables.
    Britt David Park - 15 miles away
    Phone: (706)653-4196
    2700 West Britt David Road
    Columbus, GA 31904

    Lots of sports fields for baseball, soccer, football (whichever season is open). A walking trail, playground, grills, picnic tables. This is the home of Britt David Art Studio which offers classes in pottery and different arts and crafts.

    Cooper Creek Park - 17 miles away
    Phone: (706) 317-4186
    4816 Milgen Road
    Columbus, GA 31907

    Tennis courts, walking trail, playground, grills, picnic tables, lake for fishing or feeding the ducks.

    Flat Rock - 15 miles away
    Phone: 706-653-4500
    Warm Springs Rd.
    Columbus, GA 31907
    Description: Walking trail, fishing, grills, picnic tables, pavillions for large parties, playground.
    Woodruff Farm - 15 miles away
    Phone: (706)561-0561
    Woodruff Farm Rd.
    Columbus, GA 31907

    Huge soccer complex with teams of all ages from youngsters to the mature league playing at this huge facility.

    Psalmond - 21 miles away
    Phone: (706)565-6060
    6550 Psalmond Road
    Columbus, GA 31909

    The Supercenter with baseball, softball fields, an aerobics exercise center, playground, weight room, foosball and pool tables plus a Pool with water slides, water fountains, water buckets, plus a swim lap area. Perfect little ones in beating the Georgia heat!!

    Local Fort Benning, GA Campgrounds

    Uchee Creek Army Campground - 6 miles away
    Phone: 706-685-3060 ext. 200
    Bldg. 7
    Ft. Benning, GA 31905
    RVs Allowed? Yes
    Description: They are located on 385 acres next to the Chattahoochee River with 85 RV sites, 40 cabins, 15 chalets and tent sites. They have a pool, playground and lots of wildlife--deer, coyotes, even gators. You can rent boats to fish or just cruise the river. Located just minutes from Benning outside the west gate by Lawson Air Field.
    Lake Pines Campground - 20 miles away
    Phone: 706-561-9675
    6404 Garrett Road
    Midland, GA 31820
    RVs Allowed? Yes
    Description: A family owned campground with only 20 sites available. Wi-fi is available, pool, new laundry room, remodeled bath house. Facilities for corporate events, weddings, family reunions, birthday parties.
    Blanton Creek Park - 24 miles away
    Phone: 706-643-7737
    1001 Lickskillet Rd
    Hamilton, GA 31811
    Description: Owned by GA Power with 51 sites available. Right on the water with boat dock available and you can pull your boat up to your campsite. Playground, hiking. Closes during the winter. Great for family picnics and fishing.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt - 46 miles away
    Phone: 1-800-864-7275 or 706-663-4858
    2970 Ga. Highway 190
    Pine Mountain, GA 31822
    Description: 140 campsites, 22 cottages. FDR's favorite place to picnic was Dowdell's Knob, which offers a great view of the valley. Several structures in the park were built by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Pine Mt. is the southernmost tip of the Appalachian Trail and offers lots of hiking trails. There are 2 lakes, the Liberty Bell pool and horseback stables.
    Lakepoint - 42 miles away
    Phone: Lakepoint State Park, Eufaula, AL
    104 Lakepoint Dr
    Eufaula, AL 36027
    Description: Located on Lake Eufaula, there are 245 campsites, tennis courts, playground, swimming pool, golf, marina, fishing. The lodge recently underwent a major renovation to update the premises. Also have cottages and cabins for rent.