5360 Grassy Pond Rd.

Lake Park, GA 31636

(229) 559-5840

8 am – 5 pm daily (winter hours beginning 1 Oct)

9 am – 5 pm daily (summer hours)

Now Open to the Public… Discover Grassy Pond!

Grassy Pond is open to the public for daily enjoyment. This 500 acre recreational area is similar to a state park with cabins, RV sites, tent sites, group shelters, a recreational boat area, nature trails, grills and other amenities. The major fishing area offers a variety of accommodations and activities for guests such as a boat launch for personal boats, equipment rentals and fishing contests. Moody welcomes all visitors from South GA, North FL and surrounding counties. Park entry is FREE for DoD cardholders and $5 per vehicle up to six people for the public and $2 per each additional person. Discover Grassy Pond!

Picnics are permitted in designated areas throughout the grounds. Tables, grills, and shelters are available on a first come-first served basis.

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Fishing boats, Jon boats, a pontoon boat, canoes and pedal boats are available on a first come, first served basis at an hourly, half day or daily rate. Children under 14 years of age must be accompanied by an adult on the pedal boats. Life jackets and floatation cushions are provided. Privately owned boats may be launched at the boat ramp for a small fee. Please check in at the front desk prior to launching and when exiting so we can ensure your safety by accounting for everyone on the lake.

Grassy Pond offers rental cabins and mobile homes. There are fifteen three-bedroom mobile homes with a maximum occupancy of up to 8 guests and four two-bedroom cabins with a maximum occupancy of up to 8 guests.


Each are equipped with a stove, a refrigerator, beds, television, basic eating utensils, and screened in porch. Bed linens are provided for a cost. Customers are responsible for providing their own towels and wash cloths.

Pay a daily, weekly, or monthly rate! Reservations may be made up to 1 year for active duty personnel and 180 days in advance for all other authorized patrons either by phone or in person. Reservations require the amount be paid in full at time of reservation*.
Grassy Pond is open year-round for fishing. Bass, catfish, and brim are abundant. Customers ages 16 or older must have a valid Georgia State fishing license and a Moody AFB permit.

Moody AFB fishing permits can be purchased at the check-in counter for daily or annual terms. The cost is $5 per day for the public and $2 per day (or $10 per year) for DoD cardholders. Moody Equipment Rental also sells Moody AFB permits. Fees collected for fishing permits go directly to resource management to maintain the pond. Fish size and limits are set by Georgia and are strictly enforced.

Hunting is not permitted at Grassy Pond, as wildlife and plant life are protected in this area. Please respect the environment so that others can enjoy the beauty of Grassy Pond.
Enjoy our 3.1-mile and one mile nature trails (map). Rest areas, picnic areas and information plaques can be found along the trails. Whether you take a healthy hike, or simply stroll and enjoy the scenic beauty, you will enjoy yourself. Please no cycling.
Grassy pond playgrounds offer many fun activities including swings, slides and more. There is also a sand volleyball court and a basketball court at Grassy Pond. Balls, horseshoe sets, and outdoor games are available for rental at the front desk.
Don’t forget to bring your children’s bathing suits. Our play area is open from early spring until fall temperature permitting. The pool is two feet deep.
Cabins/Mobile Homes:
Reservations may be made up to one year in advance for active duty personnel and 180 days in advance for all other authorized users either by phone (229) 559-5840, or in person. Reservations for accommodations require a one day confirmation fee paid at the time of the reservation and the remainder due 2 weeks prior to check in.
Unless noted otherwise, cancellations made 15 days in advance will receive a refund. Cancellations made inside 14 days will not receive a refund of the confirmation fee*.
Grassy Pond is great place for the whole family, including your Pet! Here are a few rules to keep in mind when bringing your pet to this facility:

  • Pets will only be allowed overnight stay in specified living quarters.
  • A Non-refundable pet fee will be charged at a rate of $10 a night, $30 a week or $50 a month.
  • Pets must be on a minimum 6 foot leash and under the control of the owner at all times while on Grassy Pond property.
  • Pets may not be secured outside or secured to government property. Owners must be in the immediate area of where the pet is secured.
  • Pond area, docks, playgrounds, restrooms and recreational building are off limits to pets.
  • Pets should never be left unattended in closed vehicles in extreme heat conditions.
  • Pet owners must ensure their pets do not disturb shrubbery or flowers and are required to pick up and dispose of their pet’s waste.
  • Pet owners are responsible for ensuring that their pets do not disturb other patrons.

*Any fees mentioned are subject to change without notice.