Mistletoe State Park

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Saturday, September 30, 2017

Kids Fishing Rodeo
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 9 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Kids, we’re stocking a special area with fish just so you can catch dinner for the family tonight. There will be raffle prizes and a quick lunch available afterwards. Limited to kids ages 15 and under. Fish from the bank only; bring your own pole and tackle; no fishing license required. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Soak It In 
Trail Cleanup - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 9 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Mistletoe is seeking volunteers to clean and maintain trails for the fall season. Volunteers will be able to choose their own challenge whether picking up litter on the Rock Dam or pulling weeds in the garden behind the office. Meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 a.m. for instruction. Bring sturdy shoes, water, gloves and hand tools. 706-541-0321.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Home School Adventure
1st Thursday of Month 1 PM - 3 PM from Oct 5, 2017 until 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, October 7, 2017

Hike and Craft
Saturday, Oct 7, 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.
Family Fall Festival
Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 3 PM to 9 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
This Fall come to Mistletoe to enjoy hayrides, crafts, hikes, games, story telling and lots more family fun. We will have programs and events all afternoon. $10 per vehicle includes parking. 706-541-0321.

Monday, October 9, 2017

Jr. Rangers: Explorers
Monday, Oct 9, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Celebrate Columbus Day by practicing skills Columbus used to navigate to the New World. Jr Rangers will learn trip planning, map reading and compass skills to navigate routes around the park. Then, Junior Rangers will practice archery and prepare a lunch with New World foods like potatoes, tomatoes, corn and cocoa. $25 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Campfire Cooking
Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 10 AM to 1 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Tired of always cooking hot dogs and hamburgers on camping trips? Come and learn about different ways you can cook over a campfire. We'll be using dutch ovens, cast iron pans and grills over the fire to cook up some tasty treats. Registration is required. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Campfire and Night Hike
Saturday, Oct 21, 2017 7 PM to 9 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join the naturalist for a campfire and marshmallows at the nature center. At 8 we will set off down the Cliatt Creek trail for a night hike. Bring a flashlight and wear sturdy shoes. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Halloween Geocache
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 4 PM to 6 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join in the spooky fun and find the special Halloween geocaches set up around the campground and on the campground loop trail. Meet at the campground assembly shelter to get the coordinate and borrow as GPS unit. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Halloween Party
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 6 PM to 9 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
We will play bowling Halloween style! There will be Halloween themed treats for anyone that comes. Campers will compete, for a prize, to see who can decorate their campsite the scariest. There will also be haunted hayrides throughout the night! $2 hayride $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Home School Adventure
1st Thursday of Month 1 PM - 3 PM from Nov 2, 2017 until 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, November 4, 2017

Hike and Craft
Saturday, Nov 4, 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.

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.