Lake Park, Georgia is located 14 miles south of Valdosta, the county seat of Lowndes County and only 5 miles north of the Florida border on I75. This is one of the most beautiful areas of Georgia, with its stately pines, cypress tress with spanish moss, and crystal clear lakes. A quiet but progressive community where you can admire a beautiful sunset, stroll among magnificent live oaks, inhale the fragrance of magnolia blossoms, and be charmed by the warmth of the people you will meet.
Lake Park is a jewel of a community. It has so many charming attributes that can be enjoyed simultaneously. For example, some communities may have a pleasant climate or a good location, or they may have affordable housing or fine dining and shopping. Rarely are all these amenities available year round as in Lake Park.
On one hand Lake Park’s hospitality provides a step into the past, to a time when the joys of family, church, and tradition were important… when a leisurely picnic beside a clear lake was a cherished moment. On the other hand there is activity aplenty. Lake Park is practically synonymous with a vibrant shopping district. Scouting out the shopping malls, many of them outlets, and enjoying a great meal at any of dozens of restaurants are favorite local pastimes. History and antique buffs likewise stay busy exploring quaint small towns in south Georgia and north Florida. Golfers have a choice of fine links on which to hone their swings and putts.
With more than 20 pristine lakes in the vicinity Lake Park provides more than its fair share of swimming, sailing, fishing, canoeing, water skiing, kayaking, and snorkeling. Anyone needing to pause can catch a stunning gold and scarlet sunset blazing over any of those lakes.
Lake Park’s south Georgia locale is ideal: far enough south to provide a wonderful year around climate of between 40 and 90 degrees with a great balance of sunshine and rainfall that’s perfect for a flourishing backyard vegetable or rose garden.
It’s all available in Lake Park: low unemployment, fine medical facilities, excellent education opportunities, and attractive affordable housing.