Hiking Events

Many events have been postponed or rescheduled. Only current active events will remain on the calendar. Please contact the park for more information.


Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Prescribed Fire Field Trip
Tuesday, Sep 28, 2021 10 AM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Why do prescribed burns take place in GA State Parks? How do they benefit the habitats around you? Take a 3-mile hike through the unique grassland area of Panola Mountain State Park dubbed the 'Power of Flight' with our Natural Resource Manager. He will answer these questions and teach along the way while showing the fruits of resource management. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Wormsloe Black Heritage Tour
Tuesday, Sep 28, 2021 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Join Ranger KeyShawn as he takes you on a journey, highlighting Wormsloe's history as a slave plantation and invoking the memories of those enslaved Africans who lived and worked here. The tour will last approximately one hour on a 1.5 mile hike. Please note to bring water, and wear comfortable shoes for the guided hike. Register in advance. $6.50 - $12 912-353-3023.
Wormsloe Black Heritage Tour
Tuesday, Sep 28, 2021 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Join Ranger KeyShawn as he takes you on a journey, highlighting Wormsloe's history as a slave plantation and invoking the memories of those enslaved Africans who lived and worked here. The tour will last approximately one hour on a 1.5 mile hike. Please note to bring water, and wear comfortable shoes for the guided hike. Register in advance. $6.50 - $12 912-353-3023.

Friday, October 1, 2021

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 1, 2021 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at Coastal Georgia’s last surviving rice plantation. On Friday nights this October, Hofwyl-Broadfield will be offering Ghosts and Legends walking tours of the site. We will walk beneath centuries old Live Oak trees, explore the plantation out-buildings and finish with a lantern tour of the plantation house. $20. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, October 2, 2021

Mountain Creek Loop Hike
Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us on National Trails Day for a ranger-led hike along Mountain Creek Loop trail (~3.2 miles). Meet at pavilion below Lake Deleanor. Dress for the weather and bring plenty of water. Cancelled in the event of storms. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Junior Ranger Day Camp
Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 9 AM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Children ages 6-12 will participate in activities that focus on the outdoors and work towards earning a Magnolia Springs Junior Ranger badge. Activities will include nature hikes, viewing alligators and other fun critters, fishing, building shelters and more. Call or visit the park to register. Space is limited and registration is required. $20 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Guided Tour of Historic New Echota
Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Join us for a guided tour of the historic grounds and buildings of New Echota including operation of the historic printing press in the Cherokee Phoenix Print Shop. Program may be cancelled due to inclement weather. $5.50-$7.00 706-624-1321.
Guided Tour of Historic New Echota
Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 1 PM to 2 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Join us for a guided tour of the historic grounds and buildings of New Echota including operation of the historic printing press in the Cherokee Phoenix Print Shop. Program may be cancelled due to inclement weather. $5.50-$7.00 706-624-1321.
Guided Mountain Hike
Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 9 AM to 12 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Wonder why Panola Mountain is a restricted area? Come on a guided hike for a close look at our unique ecology and see how outcrop plants scrape out a living in this harsh environment. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and bring water. Register in advance. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Nature Scavenger Hunt Hike
Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Meet at Shelter 4 for a Ranger Led nature scavenger hunt hike! All Jr Rangers welcome $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Sunday, October 3, 2021

Falling Leaves Hike
Sunday, Oct 3, 2021 3 PM to 4 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
With the changing of seasons, leaves everywhere are starting to fall. This 1-2mile guided hike will walk through beautiful understory of trees full of different colors. Learn about some native trees and get to look closer at nature as it changes. Please call the Visitor Center to pre-register. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Pups in the Park
Sunday, Oct 3, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Hiking with your dog is a fun time for everyone. Join our ranger-led hike on the Lime Sink and Beaver trails as we enjoy time with our pups and learn about how to keep them safe on trails (6ft. max. leashes required). Call to register in advance, and be sure to ask about Georgia State Parks Tails on Trails Club. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Guided Mountain Hike
Sunday, Oct 3, 2021 1 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Wonder why Panola Mountain is a restricted area? Come on a guided hike for a close look at our unique ecology and see how outcrop plants scrape out a living in this harsh environment. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and bring water. Register in advance. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Friday, October 8, 2021

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 8, 2021 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at Coastal Georgia’s last surviving rice plantation. On Friday nights this October, Hofwyl-Broadfield will be offering Ghosts and Legends walking tours of the site. We will walk beneath centuries old Live Oak trees, explore the plantation out-buildings and finish with a lantern tour of the plantation house. $20. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Paddle and Hike to Indian Rock
Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 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 1 hour paddle and then a short 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 10 participants. Social distancing required. $20 with a rental craft, $15with your own $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Fantastic Reptiles and Where to Find Them
Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 3 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Walk with a ranger along Spring Mill Branch and learn about reptiles in Georgia and where to find them. We will look at alligators, tortoises, and you'll even get the chance to touch a live snake. Hike is weather permitting; please bring water and wear bug spray. Some binoculars provided. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 3 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Georgia DNR Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Keegan will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Geology Hike
Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Pre-registration required. Geologist John Johnston will lead a moderate 2-mile hike identifying rocks and explaining how they formed. He will also explain the tectonic events that forced the rock units to be faulted and folded. There will be a visit down to the ruins of the Civil War-era New Manchester Mill alongside the shoals of Sweetwater. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Sunday, October 10, 2021

Sunrise Walk with a Ranger
Sunday, Oct 10, 2021 7:20 AM to 8:20 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Chat with a ranger and walk ½ mile in (1 mile total) to Buzzard’s Roost. Watch the sun rise (7:41am) and learn more about park. Coffee and treat provided at the end. Stone amphitheater next to Park Office. Must pre-register. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Sunday Morning Hike
Sunday, Oct 10, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join our park naturalist on a short, scenic hike to learn about different topics Including flora and fauna. Guests should meet at the Visitors Center. $4 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Pups in the Park
Sunday, Oct 10, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Hiking with your dog is a fun time for everyone. Join our ranger-led hike on the Lime Sink and Beaver trails as we enjoy time with our pups and learn about how to keep them safe on trails (6ft. max. leashes required). Call to register in advance, and be sure to ask about Georgia State Parks Tails on Trails Club. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Monday, October 11, 2021

Fall Jr. Ranger Camp
Monday, Oct 11, 2021 9 AM to 3 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
This 2-day program is geared toward ages 7 - 12 and runs from Oct 11 - Oct 12 (9 am-3 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Get your badge at the and of the camp! Call the park office to register. $50 for one child $40 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Anna Ruby Falls to Farm Van Tour
Monday, Oct 11, 2021 9 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy an all inclusive guided tour through history on a route that was once the estate of Hardman Farm’s proprietary owner, Capt. Nichols. The area is now home to Anna Ruby Falls, Unicoi State Park, the City of Helen and Hardman Farm State Historic Site. Hike Anna Ruby Falls, enjoy lunch at Unicoi's Smith Tavern and end with a Hardman Farm tour. $85. 706-878-1077.

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Fall Jr. Ranger Camp
Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021 9 AM to 3 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
This 2-day program is geared toward ages 7 - 12 and runs from Oct 11 - Oct 12 (9 am-3 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Get your badge at the and of the camp! Call the park office to register. $50 for one child $40 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Friday, October 15, 2021

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 15, 2021 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at Coastal Georgia’s last surviving rice plantation. On Friday nights this October, Hofwyl-Broadfield will be offering Ghosts and Legends walking tours of the site. We will walk beneath centuries old Live Oak trees, explore the plantation out-buildings and finish with a lantern tour of the plantation house. $20. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Tales on the Trail
Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 4 PM to 6 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join us for a family-friendly fall event, walking the BRMSP Lake Trail with a guide. You will make stops along the way and hear interesting history and stories about the park and the area. At the end of your walk, join other participants for a campfire and s’mores. To Register: https://friendsofgastateparks.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=351 $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
DIY Natural Glue Crafting
Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 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 daily survival skills. 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.
History, Mystery, & More - Lantern Light Tour
Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the historic site by lantern light with tales, folklore, and mysteries rarely told…of death by poison, frightful monsters, and long-lost gold. Reservations begin Sept. 23, 2021. Call 478-986-5172 $10 per person. Groups of 4 or more receive $5 off total for group. Children 5 and under are free. All fees must be paid in advance with reservation. 478-986-5172.
Tree Identification Hike
Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 9 AM to 4 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join our Forestry Management Ranger on one of two hikes along Big Creek Nature Trail (9am and 2pm) and learn how to identify native plants and trees. Each hike limited to 10 people, minimum 4. Register at Visitor Center by noon one day prior to event date. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Full Moon Hike
Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021 7:20 PM to 9 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, October 22, 2021

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 22, 2021 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at Coastal Georgia’s last surviving rice plantation. On Friday nights this October, Hofwyl-Broadfield will be offering Ghosts and Legends walking tours of the site. We will walk beneath centuries old Live Oak trees, explore the plantation out-buildings and finish with a lantern tour of the plantation house. $20. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, October 23, 2021

History, Mystery, & More - Lantern Light Tour
Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the historic site by lantern light with tales, folklore, and mysteries rarely told…of death by poison, frightful monsters, and long-lost gold. Reservations begin Sept. 23, 2021. Call 478-986-5172 $10 per person. Groups of 4 or more receive $5 off total for group. Children 5 and under are free. All fees must be paid in advance with reservation. 478-986-5172.
Trail Volunteer Work Day #5
Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 9:30 AM to 12 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Please come out to assist the staff in maintaining our historic trails. Water and snacks provided. Please bring gloves. Pre-registration required. No admission charge for volunteers. 770-443-7850.
Birding with Georgia Audubon
Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 8 AM to 10 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Pre-registration required. Limited capacity. *Per Georgia Audubon Policy, masks required for this program.* Join Georgia Audubon for a general birding program at Sweetwater Creek State Park! We will be viewing migratory birds and year-round residents. Meet at the visitor's center. $5 per person. Call the visitor's center to register. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Sunday, October 24, 2021

Sunday Morning Hike
Sunday, Oct 24, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join our park naturalist on a short, scenic hike to learn about different topics Including flora and fauna. Guests should meet at the Visitors Center. $4 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Guided Mountain Hike
Sunday, Oct 24, 2021 1 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Wonder why Panola Mountain is a restricted area? Come on a guided hike for a close look at our unique ecology and see how outcrop plants scrape out a living in this harsh environment. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and bring water. Register in advance. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Friday, October 29, 2021

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Oct 29, 2021 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at Coastal Georgia’s last surviving rice plantation. On Friday nights this October, Hofwyl-Broadfield will be offering Ghosts and Legends walking tours of the site. We will walk beneath centuries old Live Oak trees, explore the plantation out-buildings and finish with a lantern tour of the plantation house. $20. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, October 30, 2021

Monster Hike
Saturday, Oct 30, 2021 4 PM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us on a 0.8 mile hike along Delano Trail Loop while spotting all sorts of ghastly ghouls and other mysterious monsters. Meet at Trading Post. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
History, Mystery, & More - Lantern Light Tour
Saturday, Oct 30, 2021 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Take a guided tour of the historic site by lantern light with tales, folklore, and mysteries rarely told…of death by poison, frightful monsters, and long-lost gold. Reservations begin Sept. 23, 2021. Call 478-986-5172 $10 per person. Groups of 4 or more receive $5 off total for group. Children 5 and under are free. All fees must be paid in advance with reservation. 478-986-5172.
Guided Tour of Historic New Echota
Saturday, Oct 30, 2021 10 AM to 11 AM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Join us for a guided tour of the historic grounds and buildings of New Echota including operation of the historic printing press in the Cherokee Phoenix Print Shop. Program may be cancelled due to inclement weather. $5.50-$7.00 706-624-1321.
Guided Tour of Historic New Echota
Saturday, Oct 30, 2021 1 PM to 2 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Join us for a guided tour of the historic grounds and buildings of New Echota including operation of the historic printing press in the Cherokee Phoenix Print Shop. Program may be cancelled due to inclement weather. $5.50-$7.00 706-624-1321.
Tales by Lantern Light
Saturday, Oct 30, 2021 7 PM to 10 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Join us for guided hikes on the eve of Halloween. Guides will lead you down paths of history to a secret destination where a Master Storyteller will spin tales of history and lore. $5. 770-443-7850.
Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 30, 2021 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Sunday, October 31, 2021

Cascade Falls Hike
Sunday, Oct 31, 2021 2 PM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us on a ranger-led Halloween hike to Cascade Falls (4 miles total). Meet at Roadside Park/TV tower parking lot off Alt. 27. Dress for the weather and bring plenty of water. Cancelled in the event of storms. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Monday, November 8, 2021

Anna Ruby Falls to Farm Van Tour
Monday, Nov 8, 2021 9 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy an all inclusive guided tour through history on a route that was once the estate of Hardman Farm’s proprietary owner, Capt. Nichols. The area is now home to Anna Ruby Falls, Unicoi State Park, the City of Helen and Hardman Farm State Historic Site. Hike Anna Ruby Falls, enjoy lunch at Unicoi's Smith Tavern and end with a Hardman Farm tour. $85. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, November 13, 2021

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Nov 13, 2021 3 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Georgia DNR Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Keegan will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Whitewater Watch Hike
Saturday, Nov 13, 2021 10 AM to 3 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike down Tallulah's Sliding Rock Trail to watch expert kayakers paddle over Bridal Veil Falls. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, November 14, 2021

Backcountry Geology Hike
Sunday, Nov 14, 2021 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Pre-registration required. Geologist and "Friends of Sweetwater Creek State Park" president John Johnston will lead a moderately strenuous three mile hike identifying rock types and explaining how they formed. Explore the beautiful Jack's Branch area and the seldom-visited quarry of the New Manchester mill. Meet in the Visitor's Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Whitewater Watch Hike
Sunday, Nov 14, 2021 11 AM to 4 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike down Tallulah's Sliding Rock Trail to watch expert kayakers paddle over Bridal Veil Falls. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, November 19, 2021

Full Moon Hike
Friday, Nov 19, 2021 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, November 26, 2021

Turkey Trot Opt-out
Friday, Nov 26, 2021 9 AM to 4 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Forget about "Black Friday", let's celebrate "Green Friday". Stop by the Visitor Center to pick up a guide to our obstacle course and work off those "Turkey Day calories" while enjoying the great outdoors. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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"Walk Off That Turkey" Hike
Friday, Nov 26, 2021 9 AM to 12 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join Rangers on a moderate hike to help shed the extra pounds you ate the day before. This hike will go off the beaten trail and consist of rope assisted climbing. please call and reserve your spot space is limited. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Saturday, December 4, 2021

Trail Work Volunteer Day #6
Saturday, Dec 4, 2021 9:30 AM to 1 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Our focus on this trail workday will be the White Trail along the Union Army line. Water and snacks provided. Please bring gloves. No admission charge for volunteers. 770-443-7850.
Birding with Georgia Audubon
Saturday, Dec 4, 2021 8 AM to 10 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Pre-registration required. Limited capacity. *Per Georgia Audubon Policy, masks required for this program.* Join Georgia Audubon for a general birding program at Sweetwater Creek State Park! We will be viewing migratory birds and year-round residents. Meet at the visitor's center. $5 per person. Call the visitor's center to register. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, December 11, 2021

Becoming and Outdoor Woman (BOW)
Saturday, Dec 11, 2021 10 AM to 3 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join us for a day of fun and adventure in the great outdoors. Participants will get to try their hand at some basics of wilderness survival including fire building, knot tying, campfire cooking and more. Other activities will include hiking, kayaking and archery. Sign-up deadline is December 7th at 4:00 PM and space is limited. $25 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Sunday, December 12, 2021

Backcountry Geology Hike
Sunday, Dec 12, 2021 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Pre-registration required. Geologist and "Friends of Sweetwater Creek State Park" president John Johnston will lead a moderately strenuous three mile hike identifying rock types and explaining how they formed. Explore the beautiful Jack's Branch area and the seldom-visited quarry of the New Manchester mill. Meet in the Visitor's Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, December 18, 2021

Full Moon Hike
Saturday, Dec 18, 2021 5:15 PM to 7 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Saturday, January 1, 2022

First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Three hikes, three different trails. Join our Naturalist as we hike South Big Creek Trail at 9am, Lake Trail at 12pm, and North Big Creek Trail at 4pm. Each hike limited to 10 people, pre-register at Visitors Center. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 9 AM to 11 AM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Bring your friends and family to start the year off with a moderate, 3-mile hike along our back country trail. Kids must be 8 or older. No pets allowed on this hike. Bring water and snacks and dress for the weather. Please call to register. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Monday, January 17, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Monday, Jan 17, 2022 5:40 PM to 7:20 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, February 18, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 6:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, March 18, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Friday, Mar 18, 2022 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Saturday, April 16, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Saturday, Apr 16, 2022 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Sunday, May 15, 2022 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, June 12, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Sunday, Jun 12, 2022 7:15 PM to 8:45 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Tuesday, Jul 12, 2022 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022 8:15 PM to 9:45 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.