Camping Events


Friday, December 13, 2019

Campfire Building 101
Friday, Dec 13, 2019 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Come learn the basics of campfire building and enjoy s’mores with a ranger! $1 per s’more, meet at Campground #1 host site. $1 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
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Campfire & S'mores
Friday, Dec 13, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Enjoy yourself by a cozy, warm fire with great company and indulge in a free S'more! $5 parking. 478-763-2759.
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Friday, December 20, 2019

Campfire, S'mores, oh my!
Friday, Dec 20, 2019 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Come enjoy a campfire, S'mores, and good company. Meet at picnic shelter 5. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Holiday Decorated Campsite Contest
Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 6 PM to 7:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Show us your PG-13 rated, creative side at your site. Make us believe you love the winter holidays and camping. No nails or staples on plants. No unattended candles or fires. Leave no trace decorating ideas. You do not have to be present to win. Ribbons/Prizes placed at winning campsites for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Coffee With the Ranger
Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Enjoy a cup of coffee and a scoop of peach Dutch oven dump cake with a Hard Labor Creek ranger. Swap a few stories, answer some questions about the park history, and learn a few tricks for cooking outdoors. Samples while supplies last. Call the Visitor Center to register in advance, space is limited. Meet at the visitor center. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Friday, December 27, 2019

Campfire, S'mores, oh my!
Friday, Dec 27, 2019 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Come enjoy a campfire, S'mores, and good company. Meet at picnic shelter 5. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Campers' Easter Egg Hunt (Overnight Guests Only)
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Cottage and campground guests under the age of 12 are welcome to participate in this year’s Easter Egg Hunt! Participants will be split into two age groups (5 and under, 6-12) to hunt. Meet at the campground picnic shelter at 10:00am. There will be a short walk from there to the hunting area. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Campers only:Water Drop
Saturday, May 23, 2020 3 PM to 4 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
The Rangers are coming! The Rangers are coming! Fill up your water balloons and load your squirt guns! Try to hit the Rangers before they hit you in this super-soakin’, balloon-explodin’, all-out campground water battle! Campers Only Program. Free $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
DIRT Event 

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Campers only:Water Drop
Saturday, Jul 4, 2020 3 PM to 4 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
The Rangers are coming! The Rangers are coming! Fill up your water balloons and load your squirt guns! Try to hit the Rangers before they hit you in this super-soakin’, balloon-explodin’, all-out campground water battle! Campers Only Program. Free $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
DIRT Event 

Friday, July 10, 2020

Pioneer Island; Junior Rangers Adults Camp-over
Friday, Jul 10, 2020 5 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Call to register. For ages 20+. Join us to learn survival skills as we are "lost" on Pioneer Island! Rangers will lead: fire starting, cooking, archery, kayaking, and more. Camping is all OUTDOORS! Please dress for the weather, and pack food, water, sunscreen, bug spray, flashlight, tent, and other camping gear. Spaces are limited. $120 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
DIRT Event 

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Pioneer Island; Junior Rangers Adults Camp-over
Saturday, Jul 11, 2020 8 AM to 9 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Call to register. For ages 20+. Join us to learn survival skills as we are "lost" on Pioneer Island! Rangers will lead: fire starting, cooking, archery, kayaking, and more. Camping is all OUTDOORS! Please dress for the weather, and pack food, water, sunscreen, bug spray, flashlight, tent, and other camping gear. Spaces are limited. $120 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
DIRT Event 

Sunday, July 12, 2020

Pioneer Island; Junior Rangers Adults Camp-over
Sunday, Jul 12, 2020 8 AM to 2 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Call to register. For ages 20+. Join us to learn survival skills as we are "lost" on Pioneer Island! Rangers will lead: fire starting, cooking, archery, kayaking, and more. Camping is all OUTDOORS! Please dress for the weather, and pack food, water, sunscreen, bug spray, flashlight, tent, and other camping gear. Spaces are limited. $120 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
DIRT Event 

Saturday, September 5, 2020

Campers only:Water Drop
Saturday, Sep 5, 2020 3 PM to 4 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
The Rangers are coming! The Rangers are coming! Fill up your water balloons and load your squirt guns! Try to hit the Rangers before they hit you in this super-soakin’, balloon-explodin’, all-out campground water battle! Campers Only Program. Free $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
DIRT Event 

Saturday, October 31, 2020

Halloween In The Park
Saturday, Oct 31, 2020 10 AM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Themed activities throughout the day and night. Special times, registration costs and rules for different activities: Cookie and Scarecrow Competition, Decorated and Carved Pumpkin Contest, Fall Costume Parade, and Campsite Decorating Contest. And of course there is trick or treating at the campsites beginning just before dark. Free-$5 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Campground Trick-or-Treat (Overnight Guests Only)
Saturday, Oct 31, 2020 6 PM to 7 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Campground and cottage guests age 12 and under are invited to participate in this year's Campground Trick-or-Treat! Bring your costume and visit with your fellow campers. Campground guests will be handing out candy at their campsites. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.