Hiking Events


Monday, July 13, 2020

Georgia Master Naturalist
Monday, Jul 13, 2020 9 AM to 4 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Georgia Master Naturalist In cooperation with the UGA Warnell School of Forestry, this is an eight-week long course that will cover a variety of subjects such as dendrology, herpetology, ichthyology, and ornithology. The program is a combination of classroom lectures and outside hands-on learning. This program requires pre-registration, and space is limited to 10 people. $250 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Guided Hike on Bird Berry Trail
Tuesday, Jul 14, 2020 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join a ranger and explore all the Bird Berry Trail has to offer. While on the trail, we will be reading interpretive signage, listening for bird calls, and looking for wildlife. This is a 0.5 mile paved trail suitable for strollers. Registration is required - 9 spots available. Meeting location disclosed upon registration. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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I.D. That Tree
Tuesday, Jul 14, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
“What tree is that?” Come and find out. Our naturalist will point out a variety of trees along the trail. This hike requires pre-registration, as space will be limited to 10 participants, and social distancing will be required. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Saturday, July 18, 2020

Spider Lily Hike
Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Take an exclusive hike to see these beautiful and illusive wildflowers hidden in the surrounding forests of Hard Labor Creek. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes to hike this moderate 2 mile path. Bring water and bug spray. Pre-registration required, as space will be limited to less than 10 participants and social distancing will be required. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Guided Marsh Hike
Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Join a naturalist for a 2 mile guided hike through maritime forest and along our coastal salt marshes. The trails are close to the water and can be muddy in some spots, so bring sturdy shoes and insect repellent. This program requires pre-registration, as space will be limited to 10 participants and social distancing will be required. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Photo Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Bring your game face and camera to the park office, to join in on our park wide scavenger hunt. We will have a grand prize winner for the first person back with a completed list. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Monday, July 20, 2020

Georgia Master Naturalist
Monday, Jul 20, 2020 9 AM to 4 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Georgia Master Naturalist In cooperation with the UGA Warnell School of Forestry, this is an eight-week long course that will cover a variety of subjects such as dendrology, herpetology, ichthyology, and ornithology. The program is a combination of classroom lectures and outside hands-on learning. This program requires pre-registration, and space is limited to 10 people. $250 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Guided Maritime Forest Hike
Thursday, Jul 23, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Join a naturalist for a guided hike through maritime forest and along our coastal salt marshes.The trails are close to the water and can be muddy in some spots, so bring sturdy shoes and insect repellent. This program requires pre-registration, as space will be limited to 10 participants, and social distancing will be required. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Saturday, July 25, 2020

Spider Lily Hike
Saturday, Jul 25, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Take an exclusive hike to see these beautiful and illusive wildflowers hidden in the surrounding forests of Hard Labor Creek. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes to hike this moderate 2 mile path. Bring water and bug spray. Pre-registration required, as space will be limited to less than 10 participants and social distancing will be required. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Geology Hike
Saturday, Jul 25, 2020 10 AM to 1 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Geologist John Johnston will lead this 2-mile hike identifying rocks and explaining how they were formed. There will be a visit down into the ruins of the Civil War-era New Manchester Mill alongside the lovely rapids of Sweetwater Creek (up to class IV) Pre-registration is needed as space will be limited to 9 and social distancing will be required. $6 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Sunday, July 26, 2020

Volunteer Day
Sunday, Jul 26, 2020 9 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join us by lend a helping hand as we spend the day improving the park. We will be working on our flower garden, trails, and cleaning around the pond to make General Coffee State Park beautiful and pristine. Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own tools and gloves, as park supplies are very limited. Click for more info. 912-384-7082.

Monday, July 27, 2020

Beginner Birding Hike
Monday, Jul 27, 2020 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Join our naturalist on an easy, one-mile hike along the marsh as we watch for birds along the trail. This birding hike is beginner friendly, but seasoned birders are welcome to come share their knowledge with the group. This program requires pre-registration, as space will be limited to 10 participants, and social distancing will be required. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Friday, July 31, 2020

Guided Marsh Hike
Friday, Jul 31, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Join a naturalist for a 2 mile guided hike through maritime forest and along our coastal salt marshes. The trails are close to the water and can be muddy in some spots, so bring sturdy shoes and insect repellent. This program requires pre-registration, as space will be limited to 10 participants and social distancing will be required. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Saturday, August 1, 2020

Scout Scarf Day Hike
Saturday, Aug 1, 2020 9 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Pine Mountain Trail Association, Once a Scout, always a Scout. This is a day for all Scouts, both former and present, to wear their scarfs. This will be a short but moderate 2.8 mile hike on the Sawtooth trail. Meet at the Mollyhugger Hill parking lot by 8:45am. We will start the hike at 9:00am. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, August 2, 2020

ASL Signing Stroll
Sunday, Aug 2, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come learn some basic signs for nature as we stroll along the Rock Outcrop Trail. This is a free program for all ages. Trail is .75 miles and is easy, but not stroller accessible. You do not need to register for this event, just show up. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Monday, August 3, 2020

Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Monday, Aug 3, 2020 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Are you looking for a unique Savannah experience? Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare view of a sunset over the Moon River and moon rise over our inter-coastal wetlands. The hike will start at the Visitors Center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $5 - $13. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, August 9, 2020

Don Carter "Rocks"
Sunday, Aug 9, 2020 2 PM to 5 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
What is Don Carter State Park’s Geology? Come join us at 2pm to find out. Author and Geologist Dr. William Witherspoon will be here to talk about the geology of the area and Lake Lanier. He is co-author of the Roadside Geology of Georgia. At 2pm he will be giving a presentation about the area’s geology. $5 plus $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
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Saturday, August 29, 2020

Poker Walk
Saturday, Aug 29, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Ramble along a 1-mile, trail and visit five natural history learning stations. Draw cards at each learning site. Best hand at the end of the walk wins a prize package. Children and families are welcome. Space is limited to 12 people and must pre-register at the Park Office. Location disclosed upon registration. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Paddle and Hike to Indian Rock
Saturday, Aug 29, 2020 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
This ranger-led paddle + hike around Lake Rutledge will take participants back in time to the 1930s. By paddle and then hike we will reach Indian Rock, one of the park's hidden jewels. Bring closed-toe shoes, water, and bug repellent. Call to register by paying in advance. Space limited to 8 participants. Social distancing will be required. $15 with a rental craft, $10 with your own $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Saturday, September 5, 2020

Labor Day Weekend Hike
Saturday, Sep 5, 2020 9 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Pine Mountain Trail Association and bid farewell to summer with this easy 3.6 mile hike from the Country Store to the Trading Post in the campground. Meet at the east end of the parking lot across from the Country Store on Hwy 27 by 8:45 am. We will start the hike at 9:00 am. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Moonlight Mountain Hike
Saturday, Sep 5, 2020 7:15 PM to 9:15 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join us for a ranger-led hike up Panola Mountain to enjoy the sunset over Atlanta. The moonlight will guide us down to a lakeside campfire, where we'll enjoy s'mores! Bring flashlights, bug spray, hiking boots and water. Ages 10 and up. Space is limited. Call the Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Sunday, September 6, 2020

ASL Signing Stroll
Sunday, Sep 6, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come learn some basic signs for nature as we stroll along the Rock Outcrop Trail. This is a free program for all ages. Trail is .75 miles and is easy, but not stroller accessible. You do not need to register for this event, just show up. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Tails on the Trails!
Saturday, Sep 19, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Watson Mill Bridge State Park - Comer, GA
Bring your four legged friends to the park office as we walk 1.5 miles on the beaver creek trail. Be sure to wear closed toe shoes and bring you water bottle. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-783-5349.
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Saturday, September 26, 2020

Your State Parks Day - Trail Maintenance
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 9 AM to 11 AM
Moccasin Creek State Park - Clarkesville, GA
Meet at the Hemlock Falls Trailhead by 9 a.m. to get started. Volunteers will help clean the trail and primitive campsites. Bring water and be prepared to get dirty. 706-947-3194.
Lakeside Trail Cleanup; Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 9 AM to 10 AM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join our Friends volunteer group to help beautify the park! Check in with Friends at the Visitor Center. Volunteers will be working to clean up the Lakeside Trail area. Gloves and trash bags will be provided. Stay after the clean-up to enjoy our Harvest at the Homestead event! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Trail Clean up - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 9 AM to 12 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Come enjoy your state park while lending a helping hand. Volunteers can come lend a hand in one of our native garden areas or pick up litter and help clean up our trails. Parking fee is waived for volunteers on this day. 706-754-7981.
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Working in The Woods! - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Enjoy a day of volunteering with the staff and the "Friend's of Victoria Bryant State Park" we will be working towards beautifying and managing our forest. Parking is free for all volunteers that day, and a free hot dog lunch, as a "Thank You" for giving back! Meet at park office. 706-245-6270.
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Friday, October 2, 2020

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 2, 2020 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, October 3, 2020

Rattlesnake Bluff Hike
Saturday, Oct 3, 2020 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Pine Mountain Trail Association for a moderate 5 mile hike of the Pine Mountain Trail, from Mollyhugger Hill to the Fox Den Cove parking lot. Meet at the Mollyhugger Hill parking lot by 9:45 am. We will start the hike at 10:00 am. This hike qualifies for the 45 Mile Club. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Falls to Farm - 11 mile trans-park hike
Saturday, Oct 3, 2020 7:30 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This hike is an 11-mile, one-way hike that celebrates the shared history of Hardman Farm and Anna Ruby Falls! Anna Ruby Falls was named after Capt. James Nichols’ daughter, Anna Ruby Nichols. Capt. Nichols built the Mansion at West End in the Nacoochee Valley in 1870. $40. 706-878-1077.
Moonlight Mountain Hike
Saturday, Oct 3, 2020 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join us for a ranger-led hike up Panola Mountain to enjoy the sunset over Atlanta. The moonlight will guide us down to a lakeside campfire, where we'll enjoy s'mores! Bring flashlights, bug spray, hiking boots and water. Ages 10 and up. Space is limited. Call the Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Great Lake Allatoona Cleanup at Red Top
Saturday, Oct 3, 2020 9 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
We are joining the effort for the Great Lake Allatoona Cleanup! Come help clean up the shoreline to enhance our Parks and waterways. Bring sunscreen, bug spray, and water. Wear sturdy closed-toe shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. Parking is FREE for volunteers. Please check in at Picnic Shelter 4 at 9 AM. 770-975-0055.

Sunday, October 4, 2020

ASL Signing Stroll
Sunday, Oct 4, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come learn some basic signs for nature as we stroll along the Rock Outcrop Trail. This is a free program for all ages. Trail is .75 miles and is easy, but not stroller accessible. You do not need to register for this event, just show up. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Fall Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Tuesday, Oct 6, 2020 9 AM to 1 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Are your kids looking for a little adventure and learning on this Fall break? This 3-day camp is geared toward ages 7 - 12 and runs from Oct 6 - Oct 8 (9 am-1 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Call the park office to register. $60 for one child $50 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Fall Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Wednesday, Oct 7, 2020 9 AM to 1 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Are your kids looking for a little adventure and learning on this Fall break? This 3-day camp is geared toward ages 7 - 12 and runs from Oct 6 - Oct 8 (9 am-1 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Call the park office to register. $60 for one child $50 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Thursday, October 8, 2020

Fall Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Thursday, Oct 8, 2020 9 AM to 1 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Are your kids looking for a little adventure and learning on this Fall break? This 3-day camp is geared toward ages 7 - 12 and runs from Oct 6 - Oct 8 (9 am-1 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Call the park office to register. $60 for one child $50 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Friday, October 9, 2020

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 9, 2020 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Bark in The Park & Pet Costume Contest
Saturday, Oct 10, 2020 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Enjoy a hike with your furry companion on the Big Creek Nature Trail. Before the hike, your furry friends can enjoy our new dog park located near the office and show off their pet costumes. We will meet across the office from picnic shelter 3 and 4. Dog's must be on a 6' leash and have current vaccination tags. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Becoming an Outdoors Woman
Saturday, Oct 10, 2020 10 AM to 1 PM
Providence Canyon State Park - Lumpkin, GA
Join Providence Canyon State Park in Becoming and Outdoors Woman! Women of all ages will have the chance to learn campfire building, hiking pack essentials, and join our interpretive ranger for a hike into the canyons to learn about erosion. Class will begin at 10am, please pack a lunch and plenty of water. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.

Friday, October 16, 2020

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 16, 2020 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Nocturnal Night Hike
Saturday, Oct 17, 2020 7:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Enjoy an evening using your night-time sense and learning about nocturnal animals during the spookiest time of the year. Meet at the Black Rock Lake Trail. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Friday, October 23, 2020

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 23, 2020 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Primitive Arts DIY Class: Natural Glue Crafting
Saturday, Oct 24, 2020 1 PM to 4 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
Before super-glue and duct tape, people still required adhesives to aid in hunting and home building. Participants in this class will learn to make their own glue from natural elements. This class is open to ages 13+ with an adult guardian present for youth 17 and under. Limited spots available, call to pre-register. $40. 706-695-2598.

Friday, October 30, 2020

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 30, 2020 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, November 7, 2020

Lookoff Mountain Hike
Saturday, Nov 7, 2020 9 AM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Take a hike with a park ranger while enjoying the fall season and amazing views from the top of Lookoff Mountain. This is a 3-mile moderate to strenuous hike. Meet at the Black Rock Lake Trail. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Thru Hike - Two Days
Saturday, Nov 7, 2020 7 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Pine Mountain Trail Association for a two day hike. We will hike the entire 23-mile Pine Mountain Trail. We will start at the Country Store parking lot on Hwy 27 at 10 am and hike 11.1 miles to the Mollyhugger Hill parking lot. The next morning we will start at the Mollyhugger Hill parking lot at 10 am and hike 11.9 miles to the WJSP-TV tower $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Sunset Mountain Hike
Saturday, Nov 7, 2020 4:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join us for a ranger-led hike up Panola Mountain to enjoy the sunset over Atlanta. The moonlight will guide us down to a lakeside campfire, where we'll enjoy s'mores! Bring flashlights, bug spray, hiking boots and water. Ages 10 and up. Space is limited. Call the Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Saturday, November 21, 2020

ASL Signing Stroll
Saturday, Nov 21, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come learn some basic signs for nature as we stroll along the Rock Outcrop Trail. This is a free program for all ages. Trail is .75 miles and is easy, but not stroller accessible. You do not need to register for this event, just show up. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Friday, November 27, 2020

#OptOutside Stuffed Shuffle
Friday, Nov 27, 2020 1 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Do you want to work off some of that turkey weight while avoiding the malls on Black Friday? Join us as we opt outdoors on this guided mountain hike. This hike is moderately strenuous, but there is no better way to take in the last of the fall colors. Must call to register in advance, wear sturdy shoes, and bring water. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Wormsloe Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt
Friday, Nov 27, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come out on Black Friday for our Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt! At your own pace, come tackle the 3-mile Battery Trail. Check in at the Visitor Center for a trail map and info about the Turkey Trot Coins you’ll be looking for along the way. Return to the museum after completing the hike and redeem your coins for a prize (while supplies last). $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, November 28, 2020

Turkey Waddle
Saturday, Nov 28, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Hike off that extra slice of pumpkin pie and enjoy the cool fall air during this exhilarating three mile hike. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Moonlight Mountain Hike
Saturday, Nov 28, 2020 4:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join us for a ranger-led hike up Panola Mountain to enjoy the sunset over Atlanta. The moonlight will guide us down to a lakeside campfire, where we'll enjoy s'mores! Bring flashlights, bug spray, hiking boots and water. Ages 10 and up. Space is limited. Call the Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Saturday, December 5, 2020

Sunrise Hike
Saturday, Dec 5, 2020 7:30 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Pine Mountain Trail Association to start the day with a sunrise from the park office followed by a strenuous 6.9 mile hike on the Longleaf Loop.We will start from the viewing area behind the park office at 7:30am. Sunrise is at 7:27 so don't be late.This hike qualifies for the 45 Mile Club. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
ASL Signing Stroll
Saturday, Dec 5, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come learn some basic signs for nature as we stroll along the Rock Outcrop Trail. This is a free program for all ages. Trail is .75 miles and is easy, but not stroller accessible. You do not need to register for this event, just show up. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Saturday, December 12, 2020

Christmas at the Springs
Saturday, Dec 12, 2020 1 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Bring the family to join in the festivities of the season. We will be celebrating Christmas with an elf hike, Christmas crafts, hayrides, Christmas scavenger hunt, roasting marshmallows and more. $4 per child adults free unless participating in activities $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Saturday, December 26, 2020

Moonlight Mountain Hike
Saturday, Dec 26, 2020 4:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join us for a ranger-led hike up Panola Mountain to enjoy the sunset over Atlanta. The moonlight will guide us down to a lakeside campfire, where we'll enjoy s'mores! Bring flashlights, bug spray, hiking boots and water. Ages 10 and up. Space is limited. Call the Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Thursday, December 31, 2020

New Year's Ghosts & Legends of Hofwyl Broadfield Plantation
Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 to Friday, Jan 1, 2021 10 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
A special New Year's edition of Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl Broadfield Plantation. The tour will start on New Year's Eve and will celebrate the New Year at Midnight by ringing the Historic Plantation Bell and end at 12:30 am. Reservations Required! $15 per person. 912-264-7333.

Friday, January 1, 2021

First Day Hike 2020
Friday, Jan 1, 2021 10 AM to 11:30 AM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come get started with your New Year’s resolutions; by joining us on a pet-friendly ranger-led hike. On the hike we will explore the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps and Alexander H. Stephens. We will meet at Lake Liberty, which is located in front of our park office. Bring water and wear sturdy shoes. $5.00 program fee $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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