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Recreation and Fitness

Thomasville offers many places to enjoy the beautiful South Georgia weather and scenery.  There are several beautiful parks perfect for a picnic or stroll like Cherokee Lake Park.  If golfing is your bag visit Country Oaks for a round.  Hunting is perfection on the plantations of South Georgia and is why we are known to be the 'Quail Capital' of the nation!  And for those that want to stay fit while on vacation, for a nominal fee the Thomasville YMCA welcomes guests to have a serious workout or a swim in the pool.  There are many places to play outside, get outdoors and soak up the sun in Thomasville! 


Whether in the mood for a picnic or an afternoon walk, Thomasville offers many places to enjoy the beautiful South Georgia weather. 

The City of Thomasville permits the reservation of some park structures for special events through an application process handled by the City of Thomasville Marketing Office.

Click here to learn how to reserve a park.


  • Thomasville offers visitors a great south Georgia golfing experience at its municipal course, Country Oaks or a private course experience at one of Georgia's most historic courses at Glen Arven Country Club.



  • A superior hunting destination for more than 100 years, the Thomasville area has been called 'America's quail-hunting capital'!



  • Visitors to Thomasville will find a variety of places that will help you stay fit during your stay from outdoor nature trails to indoor state-of-the-art facilities!