Mistletoe State Park

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Saturday, November 18, 2017

Morning Run at Mistletoe
Saturday, Nov 18, 2017 8:30 AM to 10 AM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Now's your chance to test your athleticism with one of our rangers. We will be meeting at the office and then running one of Mistletoe's most challenging trails. The Rock Dam trail is 6 miles long and features amazing scenery. Come prepared to work out with proper clothes, shoes, and water. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Junior Rangers - Explorers
Monday, Nov 20, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Celebrate Thanksgiving by practicing hunting skills that the pioneers and Indians used. We will have archery in the morning followed by a special lunch. Then in the afternoon we will be using cane poles and trying to catch fish just like they did back in the day. Ages 7-14. $25, registration required. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Junior Rangers: Christmas
Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
This Junior Rangers will begin with candle making and ornaments in the morning followed by lunch. Then in the afternoon Junior Rangers will learn Map Skills and will get the chance to find hidden Geocaches throughout the park. Lunch is not provided. Please register in advance for the program. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Hike and Craft
Saturday, Dec 2, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join the naturalist on a hike lasting about one hour and then create a craft as a souvenir. Please wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. Bring plenty of water. Crafts will be $2, no fee to hike. Remember, these hikes will try different trails at Mistletoe, so arrive a little early to find out where each month’s hike is starting. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Home School Adventure
1st Thursday of Month 1 PM - 3 PM from Dec 7, 2017 
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join the naturalist every month for a home school adventure. Each month the theme will change. This program is appropriate for students 5 and up. Reservations are required. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Christmas Underneath the Mistletoe
Saturday, Dec 16, 2017 5 PM to 8 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Bring the whole family to come meet Santa and enjoy a nice campfire in the campground. There will also be Christmas themed crafts and games being played. The event will take place in the campground at the campground assembly shelter. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Monday, January 1, 2018

First Day Hike: 2018
Monday, Jan 1, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Kick off the New Year right with a First Day Hike. Participants will be joining our ranger for a hike along the Cliatt-Creek Trail. Hikers will get to learn about Mistletoe State Park and the many animals that live there. Come prepared for the weather and bring water. The trail is moderate and is 2.5 miles long. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, March 31, 2018

Baskets, Bunnies and Eggs
Saturday, Mar 31, 2018 10 AM to 1 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Happy Easter! Ages 3–10 can create their own Easter baskets and go on a kid-friendly egg scavenger hunt. Or, take a family egg-ocache adventure and use GPS coordinates to find eggs hidden in the woods. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.