Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area

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Saturday, April 28, 2018

Photo Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Apr 28, 2018 8 AM to 4 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
As you explore the canyons go on an on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up a check-list at the visitor's center any time throughout the day, and use your camera or phone to take pictures of the items you find. Pictures must be brought to the park visitor center with checklist by 4:00 PM Saturday. Winner will be called to pick up prize. $5 parking. 229-838-4706.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Women's Wilderness Weekend
Friday, Saturday & Sunday 5 PM - 7 PM from May 4, 2018 until May 6, 2018 
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Venturing into the wilderness for the first time and want to learn the ways of the wild? Or, looking to improve your wilderness knowledge? Join AmeriCorps rangers and like-minded women on a multi-day adventure (May 4-6) to hone your outdoor survival skills. This trip has many opportunities for demonstrations, discussion, practice and questions. $50 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
AmeriCorps 
Women's Wilderness Weekend
Friday, May 4, 2018 5 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Venturing into the wilderness for the first time and want to learn the ways of the wild? Or, looking to improve your wilderness knowledge? Join AmeriCorps rangers and like-minded women on a multi-day (May 4-6) adventure to hone your outdoor survival skills. This trip has many opportunities for demonstrations, discussion, practice and questions! $50 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
AmeriCorps 

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Providence Under the Sea
Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 10 AM to 3 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Come celebrate world oceans day with us as we discover what Providence Canyon was once like millions of years ago when it was still under the ocean. There will be presentations, a geologic dig, and more. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Muddy Messes
Saturday, Jun 30, 2018 10 AM to 2 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Come and get your hands dirty as we celebrate International Mud Day. Learn about the importance of mud, discover what animals rely on muddy environments, even compete in building your own muddy masterpiece, and embrace the joy of making a mess. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Halloween Hike
Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Ever wanted to hike down into Providence Canyon after dark? Here is your chance! We invite the public to join us on a spooky ranger led hike down into Providence Canyon. Be sure to bring a flash light. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
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