Red Top Mountain State Park


Saturday, October 26, 2019

Camping Curious: Fall Festival
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 2 PM to 6 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. This event is open to campground guests only. This will be a celebration concluding our Camping Curious series for the year! There will be face painting, crafts, games, s'mores, and more! There will also be a costume contest. Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Edible and Medicinal Mosey
Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Get tickets from eventbrite or call to register. Come learn about local plants, and how they have traditionally been used for food or medicine! This Ranger-led walk will be along the gently-hilled Iron Hill Trail. 1.7 mile loop, moderate terrain. Program may be cancelled for inclement weather. Event is FREE. Call 770-975-0055 to sign up! $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Field Journal Journeys: Leaves Matter
Saturday, Nov 9, 2019 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. We will learn how to use leaves to identify trees, why leaves change colors, and why leaves are important. We will walk to find leaves and trees. This program is recommended for 10 to adult. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Homeschool Thursday: Night
Thursday, Nov 14, 2019 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. For this Homeschool Thursday, we will be talking about Nighttime things. There will be a black light Nox Walk, nocturnal animal pelts, moon activities, and stargazing. For ages 5 and up. This event is outside, so please dress for the weather. Inclement weather may cancel this event. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Distracted with Rangers
Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Get tickets from eventbrite or call to register. Bring your camera or smart phone to take photos for iNaturalist. We are using iNaturalist to do a bioblitz project. Meet us at the Iron Hill trail head for this hike; who knows what will happen! Inclement weather may cancelled this event. Event is FREE. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Thursday, November 21, 2019

History Hike: Iron Hill Trail
Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. Meet at the Iron Hill Trail parking lot to go on a guided tour of Part of the Iron Hill Trail. Discover some of the history of Red Top before it was a park and search for our hidden gems in our iron mines. Consider bringing water for your journey. 1.7 mile loop, moderate terrain. Event is FREE. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Silent Signing Stroll
Saturday, Nov 23, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Get tickets from Eventbrite or call to register. Learn and practice American Sign Language with a Ranger! We will meet at the Iron Hill Trail for a leisurely walk as we use ASL signs for the things we discover. This is a leisurely 1.5 mile walk. Program may be cancelled for inclement weather. Event is FREE. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger: Art Outdoors
Saturday, Nov 23, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. 10 to adult. Come join us for some cool fun! This month, Rangers will lead practice in 2D art skills! We will provide tools, paper, and images for inspiration. Teen Rangers may practice a range of skills in such media as: colored pencils, sharpie, pen, and charcoal. Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Christmas at the Cabin
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us for yuletide celebrations in pioneer style! Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there, so be sure to bring your camera and cheer. We will have holiday crafts, pioneer toys and games, live music, and more! Access to the cabin requires a short walk on a paved trail. Event will be cancelled in case of inclement weather. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Homeschool Thursday: Stay Warm
Thursday, Dec 12, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. How do animals stay warm?! Learn what animals do to stay warm in the winter. Build shelters, 'burrows', crafts, leaf nests, and more! Recommended for ages 5 and up. Call to register. Make sure to dress for the weather. Inclement weather may cancel this event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Field Journal Journeys: Storytelling
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. Come join us for storytelling at the Vaughan Log Cabin. We will be around the fireplace telling tales, playing games, and learning story skills. Recommended for 10 to adult. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.