Fort McAllister State Park


Saturday, March 7, 2020

Cadette Girl Scout Night Owl Hike
Saturday, Mar 7, 2020 6 PM to 7 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy a fun learning experience for all Cadette Girl Scouts! Earn your Night Owl badge by taking a hike with our rangers while learning more about the wild and interesting animals that wander the park at night. You'll have the chance to see bats, raccoons, armadillos, deer, and much more! Embrace your wild side and get outdoors! $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Friday, March 13, 2020

Friday the 13th Astronomy
Friday, Mar 13, 2020 8 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This may be the luckiest Friday the 13th you ever had, as we spend the evening gazing at the nocturnal landscape. We'll be peering through our telescopes while learning about the real majesty of our galaxy. Involves a short half-mile hike. Visitors will meet our rangers at the front office before taking a trip to one of our many scenic spots. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Friday, March 27, 2020

McAllister's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Mar 27, 2020 8 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy a fun evening of looking through our high-power telescope. This program is great for all ages. Learn about what is in the sky in an enjoyable and easy to understand environment. Pre-registration is required. Make a reservation by calling the park office. $4 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Saturday, March 28, 2020

Civil War Drills
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 1:30 PM to 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
With the aid of wooden muskets, children will learn how to march and "load in nine times", just like a Civil War soldier. A musket demonstration will conclude the program. Educational for kids and adults alike. 912-727-2339.
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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Earth Day Tree Planting
Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Celebrate earth day by planting tree, and learn about maritime forest biodiversity, and the cultural significance of live oak trees. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Saturday, May 16, 2020

Riverbank Cleanup
Saturday, May 16, 2020 12 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Make a difference in the environment! Join us as we remove trash and debris along the Ogeechee River. You can choose to work along the tree line, which is dry and requires sturdy shoes, or the water line which requires shoes that can get wet and muddy. We always recover several bags of debris which threatens the health of our coastline! 912-727-2339.
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