Mistletoe State Park


Thursday, October 18, 2018

Home School: Paddle and Archery
Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 2 PM to 4 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Calling all home school students, we have a fun filled day planned with an hour long session of archery and then an hour long paddle trip for each student! $10 per student. Register in advanced. Meet at Nature Center $10 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Campground Hayrides
Friday, Oct 19, 2018 6 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Meet at the Campground Shelter We will be offering hayrides through the campground, only $2 to ride. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Morning Canoe Paddle
Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Explore the shoreline along Clarks Hill. We will journey up Cliatt and Bohler creeks along the park’s backcountry trails. Bring your own equipment or rent a park canoe for $10. Reservations are required as space is limited. This program is weather dependent. If staff decides to cancel the program, there will be a rain date and/or refunds $10 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Friday, October 26, 2018

Halloween Celebration
Friday, Oct 26, 2018 6 PM to 8 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Decorate your campsite in the spirit of Halloween! Winner of the competition will win a special prize from Mistletoe! We will have games, crafts, hayrides, music and more. Children will learn to make a special holiday treat! $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Parks After Dark 

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Halloween Night Hike
Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Get out into nature for this Halloween Night Hike! We will be hiking the campground loop trail, it is a 1.25 mile easy hike. There will be NO scary decorations or haunted trail. Meet at the campground assembly shelter, the hike is free for everyone! $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, November 3, 2018

First Saturday Hike and Craft
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 12 PM from Nov 3, 2018 until Dec 1, 2018 
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
The first Saturday of every month Mistletoe will be offering a hike and craft. The hike will begin at 10:00 AM and the Craft will begin at 11:00 AM. Call ahead to find out which trail will be hiked for each Saturday. Come dressed to hike and to have some fun! $2 fee for the craft $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

National Take A Hike Day
Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 1 PM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join us for National Take A Hike Day as we venture through two of our most popular trails including the Cliatt-Creek and half of the Rock Dam Trail. This is a 3-mile loop with several changes in elevation and a creek crossing. Meet at the park office across from the trail head. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Opt Outside: Native American and Pioneer Program
Friday, Nov 23, 2018 2 PM to 4 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Don’t let Black Friday commercialize the Thanksgiving Holiday anymore! Learn about hunting methods used by Native Americans and the Pioneers! Get to touch fur, mounts, and see our live animals! Meet at Campground Amphitheater. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Opt Outside: Full Moon Hike (Beaver Moon)
Friday, Nov 23, 2018 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Don’t let Black Friday commercialize the Thanksgiving Holiday anymore! Come witness a large Supermoon on this special night hike! It’s a great time to hear owls and see many nocturnal animals prowling around! Meet at Campground Shetler. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, December 1, 2018

First Saturday Hike and Craft
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 12 PM from Dec 1, 2018 
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
The first Saturday of every month Mistletoe will be offering a hike and craft. The hike will begin at 10:00 AM and the Craft will begin at 11:00 AM. Call ahead to find out which trail will be hiked for each Saturday. Come dressed to hike and to have some fun! $2 fee for the craft $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

1st Day Hike
Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Start the New Year off right with a hike on our two most popular trails. This 3.5 mile loop is a great way to begin those New Years resolutions. Meet at the park office. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Dulcimer Jam
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 10 AM to 8 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join musicians from around the state as they play dulcimers, fiddles, banjoes, basses, and harmonicas. You can sit back and enjoy the music or join in with an instrument of your own. $5 parking. 706-860-3437.

Monday, January 21, 2019

Full Moon, Super Moon, and Total Lunar Eclipse Hike
Monday, Jan 21, 2019 8 PM to 10 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Meet at the campground shelter as we hike the campground loop trail. This one-mile hike will provide us with open views along the trail which will allow us to see the moon and take in the eclipse. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, February 1, 2019

Super Bowl Weekend Fandom Challenge
5 PM - 8 PM from Feb 1, 2019 until Feb 3, 2019 
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Campers are encouraged to decorate their campsites with team spirit in honor of this year’s Super Bowl taking place right here in Georgia. A grand prize will be awarded, the announcement will come just hours before kick-off of the big game. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Super Bowl Weekend Fandom Challenge
5 PM - 8 PM from Feb 3, 2019 
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Campers are encouraged to decorate their campsites with team spirit in honor of this year’s Super Bowl taking place right here in Georgia. A grand prize will be awarded, the announcement will come just hours before kick-off of the big game. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Ole’ Fashion Date Night on the Park
Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
In honor of valentine’s day weekend Mistletoe is offering a date night at our assembly shelter in the campground. We will prepare food on a cast-iron skillet, teach fire making skills, and end the program with homemade hot coca over the fire. Stories will be told by our staff over the campfire throughout the night. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 9, 2019

5K Run Through the Woods
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 9 AM to 11 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Mistletoe is hosting its first ever 5K this spring. Racers will run on our hilly trails and compete to finish the 5K first! This run will be great for serious runners and people just getting into racing. Racers may check-in to the race at 8 AM. $20 per participant. To register call the park office at (706) 541-0321. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Friday, March 15, 2019

St. Patrick’s Weekend Geocache Challenge
10 AM - 7 PM from Mar 15, 2019 until Mar 17, 2019 
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
We will be hiding five geocaches throughout our park. For any participants that finds all five and bring the clues back to the office we will reward them with a special prize. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Sunday, March 17, 2019

St. Patrick’s Weekend Geocache Challenge
10 AM - 7 PM from Mar 17, 2019 
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
We will be hiding five geocaches throughout our park. For any participants that finds all five and bring the clues back to the office we will reward them with a special prize. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Paddle into Spring
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
The weather is just now getting warm enough to enjoy the water again! Come along with us as we begin this Spring season with a paddle. Kayaks and canoes are both available, must call the office to register. Space is limited! Must be at least 7 years of age. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Baskets, Bunnies and Eggs
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Meet at the office for a day full of Easter fun! The local 4-H club will be present with live bunnies for children to pet. We will have crafts and games lined up for all the children in attendance. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, May 4, 2019

May the 4th be with you Archery
Saturday, May 4, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Participants will get the chance to shoot at Star-Wars themed targets and learn the skills of archery! We will be meeting at the office for this event. Must be 7 years or older to participate. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Mothers Day Craft
Saturday, May 11, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Participants will get the chance to make a once in a lifetime present for their mother that they will be sure to cherish for the rest of their lives! Meet at the Nature Center for this program. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.