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Stop #3: Luther Hall Landing County Park

Driving Directions: Return to the Byway and continue west on SR 20 for 17.4 miles. Turn right at Leon County Park sign on SR 20 at Luther Hall Landing Road, continue 4 miles to the park.

Luther Hall Landing County Park

Distance and driving time between this and previous stop: 21.4 miles / 20 minutes.

Minimum time: 15 minutes

Description: Construction of the Jackson Bluff Dam on the Ochlockonee River in 1927 created Lake Talquin, which is 12,000 acres in size and encompasses 14.5 linear miles of the Ochlockonee River floodplain. This picturesque park is perched on a hill overlooking Lake Talquin and offers a handicapped-accessible boardwalk along the lake shore. Many wildflowers on this walk are endemic to this ecosystem.

Other Nearby Destinations: Fort Braden Trails; Lake Talquin State Forest; River Bluff Picnic Site, Lake Talquin State Park; Ft. Braden Historic Marker and Community Center; Coe Landing.

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