Fishing Events


Friday, December 21, 2018

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Friday, Dec 21, 2018 8:30 AM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
While the kids are out of school send them to our Junior Ranger Day Camp! Kids will participate in a range of activities from fishing, hiking, crafts, and more. In addition we offer educational experiences that focus on the ecology and history of the park. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Monday, February 18, 2019

Park Hoppin' Kids Camp
Monday, Feb 18, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Spend your school break with us outdoors in this activity packed park-hopping 2-day extravaganza of pure fun. Kids will be transported to 3 different parks and our activities will include: fishing, hiking, kayaking, archery, fun on the farm, and more. Maximum of 10 participants, minimum of 4. Ages 9-14. Preregistration required. $85 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Park Hoppin' Kids Camp
Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Spend your school break with us outdoors in this activity packed park-hopping 2-day extravaganza of pure fun. Kids will be transported to 3 different parks and our activities will include: fishing, hiking, kayaking, archery, fun on the farm, and more. Maximum of 10 participants, minimum of 4. Ages 9-14. Preregistration required. $85 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Junior Ranger After Dark
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Sign your Junior Ranger up for an after hours camp. This one night session will include fishing, a night hike, and more park fun! The cost is $20 per camper. Ages 6-12 are welcome. Registration required. Call the Park office to register at 770-867-3489. $20 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Monday, April 1, 2019

Catch of the Day
Monday, Apr 1, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join us for a Naturalist led fishing program. We will meet at the Lake Pavilion and hold the program at the docks behind the Pavilion. All materials provided. Ages 6-12. $3 for five worms. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Catch of the Day
Wednesday, Apr 3, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join us for a Naturalist led fishing program. We will meet at the Lake Pavilion and hold the program at the docks behind the Pavilion. All materials provided. Ages 6-12. $3 for five worms. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Flies and Fly Water
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 9:30 AM to 12 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
In preparation for the spring fishing season, park staff will offer helpful hints and "how to" sessions on fly tying, stream reading, casting and more. Come at 9:30 am to hear a presentation on Stream Entomology (aka stream critters) by the Park Naturalist. Fishing reservation information available. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Free Fishing days
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 8 AM to 12 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
If you don't have a pole, don't worry! Rocky has fishing poles to loan out to you or your kids for the morning. Come out to RMPFA on these free fishing days and experience a fun filled morning at the lake. A Ranger will be available to assist you or your kids in your fishing excitement! Per Vehicle $5 parking. 706-802-5087.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Free Fishing days
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 8 AM to 12 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
If you don't have a pole, don't worry! Rocky has fishing poles to loan out to you or your kids for the morning. Come out to RMPFA on these free fishing days and experience a fun filled morning at the lake. A Ranger will be available to assist you or your kids in your fishing excitement! Per Vehicle $5 parking. 706-802-5087.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Kids Fishing Rodeo
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 to Sunday, Jun 9, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Wolf Creek will be stocked with plenty of trout to be tempted by anglers 12 and younger. Prizes will be given to the lucky ticket holders. Adults must be accompanied with the children that will be fishing at the registration tent prior to fishing. A limited amount of fishing poles will be loaned out. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.

Monday, June 10, 2019

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 10, 2019 until Jun 13, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 11, 2019 until Jun 13, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 12, 2019 until Jun 13, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 13, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Fishing Rodeo - Fun, Food and T-Shirt
Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 8 AM to 11 AM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Kids ages 2-12 are invited to join the park and our friend's group for a fantastic event. There will be prizes for many categories. We will be meeting by the gazebo in the park. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children will participate in activities that focus on the outdoors, some activities include fishing, kayaking, trail walks, birding, and more. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call the Park Office to register. Ages 8-12 years old. Class limited to 10 kids. $40 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children will participate in activities that focus on the outdoors, some activities include fishing, kayaking, trail walks, birding, and more. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call the Park Office to register. Ages 8-12 years old. Class limited to 10 kids. $40 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, June 28, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, Jun 28, 2019 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children will participate in activities that focus on the outdoors, some activities include fishing, kayaking, trail walks, birding, and more. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call the Park Office to register. Ages 8-12 years old. Class limited to 10 kids. $40 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Monday, July 8, 2019

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 8, 2019 until Jul 11, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 9, 2019 until Jul 11, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 10, 2019 until Jul 11, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 11, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Free Fishing days
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 8 AM to 12 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
If you don't have a pole, don't worry! Rocky has fishing poles to loan out to you or your kids for the morning. Come out to RMPFA on these free fishing days and experience a fun filled morning at the lake. A Ranger will be available to assist you or your kids in your fishing excitement! Per Vehicle $5 parking. 706-802-5087.
Junior Ranger Road Trip