Crooked River State Park


Sunday, May 26, 2019

Try Tai Chi
Sunday, May 26, 2019 9 AM to 10 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Learn movements to improve balance, flexibility, and strength while reducing stress and having fun during this gentle, slow moving exercise class. Both seated and standing participants will be accommodated. Please bring water, bug spray, and wear flat soled shoes. No flip-flops. Meet at Picnic Shelter 3. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Monday, May 27, 2019

Memorial Day Cruise
Monday, May 27, 2019 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Celebrate Memorial Day with a leisurely boat ride along Crooked River while watching the sunset, taking breathtaking photographs, and viewing various coastal birds and marine life. Binoculars provided. Space limited. Ages 6 and older. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM the day before cruise. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Parks After Dark 

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Adventure Camp
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Kids age 10-14 come out and enjoy 3 days of outdoor adventure on May 29 - 31 and/or June 12 - 14. Camp includes coastal kayaking, fishing, hiking, archery, beach coming on Cumberland Island, environmental education and more. Space is limited to 10, reservations required. $115 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, May 31, 2019

Sunset Boat Cruise
Friday, May 31, 2019 7:15 PM to 8:45 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a leisurely boat cruise along Crooked River while watching the sunset, taking breathtaking photographs, and viewing various coastal birds and marine life. Binoculars provided. Space limited. Ages 6 and older. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM the day before cruise. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, June 1, 2019

National Trials Day Hike
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 9 AM to 11 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join a Ranger at the Sempervirens trailhead for a hike through our ever living forest where you'll learn about native plants found along the trail as well as their historical uses. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 1 PM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make coastal Georgia their home in this exciting and informative live animal presentation. Learn about their behaviors, why they look and live the way they do and gain a better understanding of why they are so important to our world. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Low-Tide Paddle
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 1 PM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us on a three-hour kayak adventure through the salt marshes around Crooked River. Paddlers will watch for birds, dolphin and other wildlife while learning about the wonders of the marsh. We'll spend an hour exploring a sand bar before paddling the tide back in to our dock. Space is limited. Preregistration required. $35 single; $45 tandem; $25 if you bring your own kayak. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Gopher Tortoise Stroll
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Come learn about our state reptile as we stroll the park in search of burrows. Get to meet and photograph some of our resident tortoises. Weather permitting. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 8 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Children ages 6-10 will participate in activities that focus on the outdoors and work toward earning a Junior Ranger badge during this three day camp. Activities include outdoor survival skills, hiking, birding, fishing, and more. Space is limited and registration is required. $65 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Archery 101
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 9 AM to 10:30 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Come learn the basics of archery while having fun on our archery range. All equipment is provided. Program is outdoors and weather permitting. Space limited to 10, ages 9 and older. Call park office to register. $10 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Adventure Camp
Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Kids age 10-14 come out and enjoy 3 days of outdoor adventure on May 29 - 31 and/or June 12 - 14. Camp includes coastal kayaking, fishing, hiking, archery, beach coming on Cumberland Island, environmental education and more. Space is limited to 10, reservations required. $115 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019 8 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Children ages 6-10 will participate in activities that focus on the outdoors and work toward earning a Junior Ranger badge during this three day camp. Activities include outdoor survival skills, hiking, birding, fishing, and more. Space is limited and registration is required. $65 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Beach Combing on Cumberland Island
Saturday, Jun 22, 2019 9 AM to 12:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat ride to Cumberland Island where you'll stroll the beach with a Park Ranger identifying shells and sea life along the shore. Get a chance to photograph the famous wild horses and see coastal birds. Binoculars provided. Space limited. Ages 6 and older. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM the Friday prior to cruise. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beach Combing on Cumberland Island
Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 9 AM to 12:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat ride to Cumberland Island where you'll stroll the beach with a Park Ranger identifying shells and sea life along the shore. Get a chance to photograph the famous wild horses and see coastal birds. Binoculars provided. Space limited. Ages 6 and older. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM the Friday prior to cruise. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, August 17, 2019

High Tide Paddle
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 10 AM to 1 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us on this intermediate to advanced three hour guided kayak tour along crooked river waterways while viewing wildlife and open scenic views. Experienced Paddlers only. $25 BYOK; $35 single; $45 tandem $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Beach Combing on Cumberland Island
Saturday, Aug 24, 2019 9 AM to 12:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat ride to Cumberland Island where you'll stroll the beach with a Park Ranger identifying shells and sea life along the shore. Get a chance to photograph the famous wild horses and see coastal birds. Binoculars provided. Space limited. Ages 6 and older. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM the Friday prior to cruise. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Beach Combing on Cumberland Island
Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 9 AM to 12:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat ride to Cumberland Island where you'll stroll the beach with a Park Ranger identifying shells and sea life along the shore. Get a chance to photograph the famous wild horses and see coastal birds. Binoculars provided. Space limited. Ages 6 and older. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM the Friday prior to cruise. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.