Fort Mountain State Park


Saturday, March 23, 2019

Land Navigation Hike
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Learn how to navigate land without GPS! All tools provided for the class. Expect to hike on trails with moderate difficulty. Please call the park to register by Friday, March 22nd at 5pm. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

History and Mystery Hike and Tour
Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Moderate 1.2 mile hike to the Civilian Conservation Corps fire watchtower, and go inside this piece of history. See the ancient stone wall, and discuss the theories behind who built the wall. Stop by the West Overlook, look out over the town of Chatsworth, and even see Lookout Mountain in the distance before heading back down the trail. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Hike the Entire Gahuti
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
The Gahuit Trail is the most challenging trail at Fort Mountain. Join a ranger and hike around 8.5 miles. Expect to see beautiful views, hike up and down the mountain, and pass a waterfall. We will stop to eat lunch, and snacks. Please bring plenty of water and food, and wear appropriate hiking gear. Registration is required. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 3, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 4, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 4, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, April 5, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 5, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 5, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 8 PM from Apr 5, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 6, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 6, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 8 PM from Apr 6, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 9 PM from Apr 6, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Sunday, April 7, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 8 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 9 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Lake, Creek, and Waterfall 4-mile Hike
Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 12 PM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a ranger on this 4 mile, moderate hike filled with beautiful water views. We will pass by the lake, walk through Goldmine Creek, and past the waterfall. Be sure to wear shoes that can get wet, and bring plenty of water and snacks. This is not an easy hike. Please be prepared for creek crossings, hills, rocky and uneven ground. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 12 PM to 4 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Participate in this nationwide effort to take care of our trails. Join a Ranger and hike around the Lake, Goldmine Creek, and Gahuti Trails. The hike will take around 2 hours. We will collect trash as we hike. Bags, gloves, and pickers will be provided. Meet by the beach There is no charge for this hike. Please bring a snack and water. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Get Outdoors Family Fun Weekend
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 12 PM to 5 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join us at Fort Mountain for National Get Outdoors Month. This weekend we will have various fun activities for the family. Details will be posted as the event approaches. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Junior Ranger Road Trip
Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Take a road trip to Fort Mountain and explore the park. Learn all about our new Junior Ranger book, and patches. The books now have site-specific activities and each park has it's own patch. Join us for a hike around the lake, and complete a new activity out of the book! $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Our state parks need you. Volunteers make the difference. Join us this year for Your State Parks Day, and bring your friends and family! We will work on improving the park. The project will be determined as we approach the volunteer day. Volunteers receive free admission to the park. 706-422-1932.