Central Park

Swimming at Central Park

Beach Summer 2019
Beach Summer 2019
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Located near the center of Jones County, this 297 acre park includes a 25 acre lake (newly renovated) as well as a 7 acre pond.   A playground area, swimming beach and sand volleyball court are near the enclosed pavilion next to the 297 acre lake.  The beach is open to the public for enjoyment but no life guard is on duty.  Swimming is at your own risk and children should be with an adult when near the beach / water area.


12515 Central Park Rd, Center Junction

Central Park is E of X44 and N of Hwy 64


Sand beach area, cement walkway and a covered picnic table area.  Visitors can also enjoy paddleboats which are available for rent Thursday - Sunday from Memorial Day weekend - Labor Day.


Central Park is open April 15 - October 15 (weather permitting)

4:30 AM - 10:30 PM

(Quiet Hours 9 PM - 8 AM)




Beach area is closed at 7 pm and reopens at Noon daily through Labor Day  (weather permitting)