Laura S. Walker State Park

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


Saturday, April 17, 2021

Tree Identification Hike
Saturday, Apr 17, 2021 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join a local Georgia Forestry Specialist on a hike along our Big Creek Nature Trail and learn how to identify native plants and trees. Limited to 10 people, minimum 4. Register at Visitor Center by noon one day prior to event date. Social distancing required. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Tree Identification Hike
Saturday, Apr 17, 2021 5 PM to 6:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join a local Georgia Forestry Specialist on a hike along our Big Creek Nature Trail and learn how to identify native plants and trees. Limited to 10 people, minimum 4. Register at Visitor Center by noon one day prior to event date. Social distancing required. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Friday, April 23, 2021

Family Full-Moon Book Hike
Friday, Apr 23, 2021 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Bring the kids for an after dinner, half-mile book walk. When they finish, they will have an activity booklet to take home. Limit 10 people, minimum of 4; register at Visitor Center by noon on day preceding the event date. Masks and social distancing required. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Saturday, April 24, 2021

Tree Identification Hike
Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join a local Georgia Forestry Specialist on a hike along our Big Creek Nature Trail and learn how to identify native plants and trees. Limited to 10 people, minimum 4. Register at Visitor Center by noon one day prior to event date. Social distancing required. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible 
Tree Identification Hike
Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 5 PM to 6:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join a local Georgia Forestry Specialist on a hike along our Big Creek Nature Trail and learn how to identify native plants and trees. Limited to 10 people, minimum 4. Register at Visitor Center by noon one day prior to event date. Social distancing required. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible 

Saturday, May 22, 2021

Turtle Hunt
Saturday, May 22, 2021 2 PM to 7 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join our Naturalist on one of three hikes to search for Gopher Tortoises and water turtles. Each hike limited to ten people, minimum of 4. Register at Visitor Center by noon on day preceding event date. Social distancing required. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible DIRT Event