615 Boll Weevil Circle
Enterprise, AL 36330
Phone: (334) 393-2304
Fax: (334) 347-5954
Frank Jackson State Park is located at Covington County, near Opp, Alabama. This state park has facilities for fishing, swimming, boating, picnicking and camping. It covers an area of 2,050 acres (830 ha)and is operated by Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.
A 30,000 seat stadium, renovated in 2003, is home to Troy University's football team. Visit the website for schedule and ticket information.
Experience Florida's forest at this state park just over an hour from Panama City. Located three miles south of Chipley, Falling Waters is home to Falling Waters Sink, the state's highest waterfall. Take the beautiful Sink Hole trail to see water cascade into a stream that plummets 73 feet to the bottom, after which the water's destination remains a mystery. Don't miss the butterfly garden, featuring both indigenous and non-native species. Take a swim in the lake or have a picnic. The park features full-facility campsites as well as pavilions that seat dozens of visitors. Admission fees are $4 per vehicle, $1 for each additional passenger or for pedestrians or cyclists. Check the website for information on reserving a large pavilion space. It is open daily from 8 am onwards.
Conecuh means the land of cane which fits its trail as it is full of canebrakes. Spread across 83,000 acres (33589 hectares) of mostly flat forestland, the Conecuh National Forest was established in 1936. Comprising of pine, scrub oak, dogwood and other trees, it has an amazing aquatic maze of cypress ponds and spiraling creeks. It is also a great place for those who love to holiday outdoors. There are three picnic sites in the forest, the Blue Lake Recreation Area, Open Pond Recreation Area and the Leon Brooks Hines Public Fishing Lake. Whether it is mountain biking, target shooting, camping, fishing, boating, hiking, swimming or nature viewing, there is no dearth of activities here.