Parks and Recreation

The Parks and Recreation Department provides recreational programming for the entire county including the cities. This department manages the Community Center, five parks, the 13.5 mile Man O’ War Trail, and the four mile Hamilton Walking Trail. The department also offers numerous organized youth recreational programs though community associations.


Ashley Marston, Director

Mike Fuson, Assistant Director

Marlo Rakocy, Program Coordinator 

Moultrie Park

29-acre park consisting of seven ballfields of which five are lighted, concession stand, ½ mile paved looped walking trail, restrooms, pavilion, and paved parking.

10695 SR 116,
Hamilton, GA 31811

Pate Park

100-acre park consisting of six lighted ballfields, a lighted football field, two lighted tennis courts, two lighted basketball courts, two concession stands, two pavilions, and paved parking.

8401 SR 315
Cataula, GA 31804

Pine Mountain Valley Park

12-acre park consisting of a large pavilion, restrooms, tennis court, baseball field, basketball court, and a playground.

84 SR 354
Pine Mountain Valley, GA 31823

Soccer Complex

34-acre park consisting of many soccer fields, two concession stands with restrooms, a pavilion with restrooms, 9/10 of a mile paved walking trail, and gravel parking.

10250 SR 116
Hamilton, GA 31811

Ellerslie Park

This new 120-acre county park with a 12.5-acre lake will consist of nature trails, playground, two pavilions with restrooms, grassed play area, paved road and parking, and a lodge for day use rental.

3280 SR 85
Ellerslie, GA 31807