Crooked River State Park

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Friday, December 15, 2017

Roving Ranger
Fridays 3 PM - 4 PM – Dec 15, 2017 
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet The Ranger to answer questions you might have about the park wildlife,events or the surrounding areas. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Sunset Boat Cruise
Fridays 4 PM - 6 PM – Dec 15, 2017 until Dec 29, 2017 
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River while watching the sunset over the river. Enjoy a chance to view the birds and marine life Limited space, pre-registration required by 2:00 PM the day of the cruise.Excellent opportunity for beautiful photographs. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Beach Combing on Cumberland Island
Saturday, Dec 16, 2017 9 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise along the Crooked and St Marys river systems to Cumberland Island for exploration. Limited space, pre-registration required by 8 PM on the day prior to the cruise. $40 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Dec 16, 2017 2 PM to 3 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make coastal Georgia their home. Learn about some of their habits and behaviors to better understand why they are important to our world. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Handicapped Accessible 
Roving Ranger
Saturday, Dec 16, 2017 3 PM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet The Ranger to answer questions you might have about the park wildlife,events or the surrounding areas. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Friday, December 22, 2017

Sunset Boat Cruise
Fridays 4 PM - 6 PM – Dec 22, 2017 until Dec 29, 2017 
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River while watching the sunset over the river. Enjoy a chance to view the birds and marine life Limited space, pre-registration required by 2:00 PM the day of the cruise.Excellent opportunity for beautiful photographs. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Local History Cruise
Saturday, Dec 23, 2017 9 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join our Park Ranger as they recall the local history of Crooked River,including the Cumberland Islands and St. Mary's. Catch a glimpse of local wildlife and maybe dolphins. Space is limited. Pre-registration required.Please call the Park office to register.(912-882-5256).Minimum four people.Cutoff 8:00 PM Friday $40 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Craft Time
Saturday, Dec 23, 2017 2 PM to 3 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Learn about one of our animals and make a replica to take home. This month it is Snakes! $1 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, December 29, 2017

Sunset Boat Cruise
Fridays 4 PM - 6 PM – Dec 29, 2017 
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River while watching the sunset over the river. Enjoy a chance to view the birds and marine life Limited space, pre-registration required by 2:00 PM the day of the cruise.Excellent opportunity for beautiful photographs. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Local History Cruise
Saturday, Dec 30, 2017 9 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join our Park Ranger as they recall the local history of Crooked River,including the Cumberland Islands and St. Mary's. Catch a glimpse of local wildlife and maybe dolphins. Space is limited. Pre-registration required.Please call the Park office to register.(912-882-5256).Minimum four people.Cutoff 8:00 PM Friday $40 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Dec 30, 2017 2 PM to 3 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make coastal Georgia their home. Learn about some of their habits and behaviors to better understand why they are important to our world. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Handicapped Accessible 
Roving Ranger
Saturday, Dec 30, 2017 3 PM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet The Ranger to answer questions you might have about the park wildlife,events or the surrounding areas. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Monday, January 1, 2018

First Day Hike
Monday, Jan 1, 2018 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
A chance to get up close and personal with our long leaf and Coastal Shell Midden Forest along with visiting our salt marsh.Celebrate the New Year afterwards in one of our Cottages with hot cider,hot chocolate and cookies. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Forest Fantasy Nature Camp
Tuesday, Jan 2, 2018 8 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
School's out and parents are invited to send their K - 8th graders to nature camp. Children will discover the myths and legends of magic in the forest. Let their imagination soar as we build fairy houses, play magical games, and create mystical crafts. Bring snacks and drinks. Limited space, pre-register required. $10.00 per student for half day or $25.00 for full day $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Forest Fantasy Nature Camp
Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018 8 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
School's out and parents are invited to send their K - 8th graders to nature camp. Children will discover the myths and legends of magic in the forest. Let their imagination soar as we build fairy houses, play magical games, and create mystical crafts. Bring snacks and drinks. Limited space, pre-register required. $10.00 per student for half day or $25.00 for full day $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Bird Brains Nature Camp
Monday, Jan 15, 2018 8 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
School's out and parents are invited to send their K - 8th graders to nature camp. This camp is for all the bird brains out there that are interested in learning more about our feathered friends. We will explore the birds that call Crooked River their home and discover their habitats. Limited space, pre-registration required. $10 half day or $25 full day. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Friday, March 30, 2018

Astronomy Nature Camp
Friday, Mar 30, 2018 8 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
School's out and parents are invited to send their K - 8th graders to nature camp. Children will learn all about the night sky! We will explore the solar system and beyond. On Saturday, Crooked River will host an evening Astronomy program so students can return with parents to view the night sky with telescopes. $10-$25 $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Three-Day Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 11, 2018 9 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children will participate in activities that focus on the outdoors and work toward earning a Junior Ranger badge. Activities include outdoor skills, trail walks, birding, and more. Space is limited and registration is required. Ages 6-12 years. $40.00 per student $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Three-Day Junior Ranger Camp
Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 9 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children will participate in activities that focus on the outdoors and work toward earning a Junior Ranger badge. Activities include outdoor skills, trail walks, birding, and more. Space is limited and registration is required. Ages 6-12 years. $40.00 per student $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Three-Day Junior Ranger Camp
Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 9 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children will participate in activities that focus on the outdoors and work toward earning a Junior Ranger badge. Activities include outdoor skills, trail walks, birding, and more. Space is limited and registration is required. Ages 6-12 years. $40.00 per student $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Adventure Camp
Monday, Jul 16, 2018 9 AM to 2 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Kids age 10-13 come out and enjoy 4 days of outdoor adventure. Kayaking, fishing, hiking, outdoor skills, photography, and environmental education and more. Space is limited to 12 kids, reservations required. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Adventure Camp
Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 9 AM to 2 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Kids age 10-13 come out and enjoy 4 days of outdoor adventure. Kayaking, fishing, hiking, outdoor skills, photography, and environmental education and more. Space is limited to 12 kids, reservations required. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Adventure Camp
Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 9 AM to 2 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Kids age 10-13 come out and enjoy 4 days of outdoor adventure. Kayaking, fishing, hiking, outdoor skills, photography, and environmental education and more. Space is limited to 12 kids, reservations required. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Adventure Camp
Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 9 AM to 2 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Kids age 10-13 come out and enjoy 4 days of outdoor adventure. Kayaking, fishing, hiking, outdoor skills, photography, and environmental education and more. Space is limited to 12 kids, reservations required. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.