History and Recreation at Fort McAllister Historic State Park

August 13th, 2020 by Corey Edwards

Fort McAllister Historic State ParkHistory buffs, nature fans, and those seeking outdoor recreation will enjoy a visit to Fort McAllister Historic State Park. The historic site is home to the country’s best-preserved, Civil War earthwork fortification as well as hiking, biking, kayaking, and more!

The Savannah area is rich in both history and recreation and Fort McAllister State Park is one of the best examples of this. The park is located just south of Savannah on the banks of the Ogeechee River in Richmond Hill, GA. It preserves the original earthen fortifications of historic Fort McAllister. (more…)

Discover Georgia’s Fort Pulaski National Monument

May 14th, 2016 by Corey Edwards

Fort Pulaski National MonumentHistory buffs and outdoor fans alike will enjoy a visit to Fort Pulaski National Monument, a site rich in history as well as opportunities for outdoor recreation.

Georgia’s Fort Pulaski, preserved for your discovery at Fort Pulaski National Monument on Cockspur Island between Savannah and Tybee Island, was completed in 1847 after eighteen years of construction, as part of the coastal fortifications ordered by President James Madison after the War of 1812. (more…)