Crooked River State Park


Friday, September 20, 2019

Sunset Boat Cruise
Friday, Sep 20, 2019 6:15 PM to 7:45 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.
Moth Survey at the Nature Center
Friday, Sep 20, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
We're transforming the Nature Center porch to attract moths for this scientific survey and would like to invite friends and visitors of the park to come out and help us count the different types of moths found at Crooked River. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Local History Boat Cruise
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a leisurely boat cruise while learning local history and seeing unique historical sites along Camden County's waterways. Space limited. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM on the day prior to cruise. $35 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Guided Plant ID and History Hike
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 9 AM to 10:30 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join a ranger on the Sempervirens trail for an informative hike where you'll learn about native plants along the trail as well as their historical and medicinal uses. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Sep 21, 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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Leaf Art
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Come learn about different types of leaves found in our area and how to dry and preserve leaves while you make a leaf etching to take home. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Sunset Boat Cruise
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 6:15 PM to 7:45 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.
Hayrides & Campfire
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a hayride through the park followed by some campfire fun in our campground. For an added treat bring your own marshmallows and roasting sticks. Space limited to 15. Remember to wear bug spray and bring a flashlight if walking back to a campsite after the fire. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Friday, September 27, 2019

Sunset Boat Cruise
Friday, Sep 27, 2019 6:15 PM to 7:45 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.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Crooked River Trail Cleanup - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 11 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
We will be working on the Sempervirens back loop to help widen the trail for hikers. Some tools provided, please bring your own work gloves and extra tools if you have any handy for trimming hedge and palmettos. If time allows we will also pick up trash along the River. Water provided by Friends of Crooked River State Park. Please wear bug spray. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Sep 28, 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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Yarn Pumpkin Craft
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Each participant will be making 4 pumpkins they can use to help make their home more festive for fall by simply scattering them around the house or turning them into garland to hang decoratively in a doorway or any other empty space. Craft space limited to 12. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Hayrides & Campfire
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a hayride through the park followed by some campfire fun in our campground. For an added treat bring your own marshmallows and roasting sticks. Space limited to 15. Remember to wear bug spray and bring a flashlight if walking back to a campsite after the fire. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Sunset Boat Cruise
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 6:15 PM to 7:45 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.

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Fall Festival
Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 3 PM to 6 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for food, games, hayrides, a haunted house and more. Wear costumes and bring a trick-or-treat bag to collect candy and prizes. Games available for toddlers, kids, teens and adults. Food and beverages available for purchase from Friends of Crooked River State Park, cash or check only. Best decorated contest for campground guests. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Crooked River Christmas
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 2 PM to 5 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Come to Group Shelter #2 to enjoy a craft, cookies and hot chocolate, tell Santa your wish list and take a hayride through the park. All ages are welcome to join in the holiday fun. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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