Whether you are planning a business meeting, wedding, celebration, party, family reunion, employee day or another great event, Phinizy Swamp Nature Park is a beautiful location to host your gathering. From outdoor classrooms and pavilions to a classic Conference Room overlooking the  Rain Garden Pond or our spacious Education Meeting Room with open deck, you will find facilities to meet your needs.

Looking for help planning a birthday party or finding great outdoor activities for your group? Phinizy also offers great party packages, customized hikes and tours, and the expertise you need to make your next event fantastic!

For more information, call 706-396-1426 or email info@phinizycenter.org.

Expand the options below to see more detail about each type of rental.

HikePrivate Guided Hikes

Enjoy Phinizy Swamp Nature Park with a customized Guided Hike individualized to meet your group’s needs and interests.

Guided Hike – $50 for up to 20 people, $2 per additional person.

Picnic Pavilion 2Pfizer Picnic Pavilion

The Pfizer Picnic Pavilion is the perfect spot for your outdoor gathering. It is conveniently located at the Beaver Dam Trail head. Private reservations are available during regular park hours. 


  • 8 picnic tables, seating up to 80 guests
  • Electrical access
  • Restrooms nearby


  • $10 per hour (minimum 3 hour rental)

Conference Room 2Conference Room with Kitchen Facilities

The Phinizy Center Conference Room is a comfortable space with an outdoor view. With kitchen facilities and indoor restrooms, you will have the conveniences needed to host your next great event!

Full Day Rental (8 hours) – $180
Half Day Rental (4 hours) – $100

PhinizyRentals-142Education Meeting Room with Deck

The Education Meeting Room is spaciously equipped with tables and chairs. It opens onto a beautiful outdoor deck with bench seating.

Full Day Rental (8 hours) – $180
Half Day Rental (4 hours) – $100

Outdoor Nature Park Classrooms & Deck

Enjoy your next event surrounded by the beauty of nature with one of our outdoor classrooms or decks.

Full Day Rental (8 hours) – $75
Half Day Rental (4 hours) – $50

Rental Add-Ons

The following are available to add to your rental of any of the above options for an additional fee.

Kitchen Facilities
Full Day Rental – $40
Half Day Rental – $25

Rain Garden Pond Deck
Full Day Rental – $25
Half Day Rental – $15

Flood Plain Deck
Full Day Rental – $25
Half Day Rental – $15

Fore more information, see the Facilities Rental Agreement.

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Birthday Party Ad

Phinizy Swamp Nature Park Birthday Party Adventures: This unique party is designed for your nature lover! Learn more here.

Facility Rental Testimonials

  • “We are so glad we decided to go with Phinizy Swamp as our location for our wedding reception. Their staff were prompt and very service-oriented, and the actual space we rented was clean and well prepared. Many of our guests were raving about how beautiful the Swamp is and enjoyed strolling through the board walk! I would recommend this as an excellent facility rental for any event you are planning.”

    -Leah Taylor & Jessica Best

  • “Thanks to you and your staff for a great day at Phinizy for the SME Audit Team Retreat! It was a great way to clear our minds and focus on strategy.”

    -Rick Evans, SME CPA

  • “We feel that Phinizy Swamp Nature Park provided a great setting to give our employees a unique experience for our company picnic. The staff at Phinizy were readily available to help us during the event and made our experience a pleasant one from start to finish.”

    -Blanchard & Calhoun