Fort Mountain State Park


Saturday, November 24, 2018

Children's Cane Pole Fishing
Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 1 PM to 2 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Grab a cane pole, and give fishing a try. The ranger will assist children with the cane pole and bait. See what you can catch! Registration is required. Limited spots available. Call 8am to 5pm, or register in person. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Sunset Hike to the West Overlook
Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 4:30 PM to 6 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
The sunset from the West Overlook has been called one of the best views in Georgia. Join a ranger on this approximately 1.1 mile hike, and see the sunset for yourself. The hike is moderate. Registration is required. Register 8am to 5pm in the Visitor Center. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Volunteer Day
Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Volunteer Day
Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Friday, November 30, 2018

Children's Cane Pole Fishing
Friday, Nov 30, 2018 3 PM to 4 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Grab a cane pole, and give fishing a try. The ranger will assist children with the cane pole and bait. See what you can catch! Registration is required. Limited spots available. Call 8am to 5pm, or register in person. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Sunset Hike to the West Overlook
Friday, Nov 30, 2018 4:30 PM to 6 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
The sunset from the West Overlook has been called one of the best views in Georgia. Join a ranger on this approximately 1.1 mile hike, and see the sunset for yourself. The hike is moderate. Registration is required. Register 8am to 5pm in the Visitor Center. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Volunteer Day
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Volunteers make a difference! We need you! Each month we have a Volunteer Day, and a different project. Volunteers receive a free parking pass for the day. 706-422-1932.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Lake, Creek, and Waterfall Hike
3rd Friday of Month 10 AM - 1 PM from Dec 21, 2018 until Mar 15, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a ranger on this 3.5 mile, moderate hike filled with beautiful water views. We will pass by the lake, walk through Goldmine Creek, and waterfall. Be sure to wear shoes that can get wet, and bring plenty of water and snacks. Registration is required for this hike. Please register 8am to 5pm. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Last Hike of the Year. Sunset Sendoff and Campfire
Saturday, Dec 29, 2018 4:30 PM to 7 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
We will say farewell to 2018 with a sunset hike around the West Overlook Trail, where we will stop and watch the sunset from the overlook. The hike will be followed by a campfire by the lake. Write down your regrets, your hopes, your dreams, or whatever you would like and toss them into the fire and get ready for a new year!! $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Black Bear Plunge 2019
Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Start 2019 off with a thrilling plunge into our lake. This annual tradition at Fort Mountian is a fun way to start the year! Are you brave enough to take the plunge? We will serve free refreshments and have a nice hot fire! The first 100 people to register will receive a souvenir mug. Registration is only the day of the event starting at 9am. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
First Day Hike
Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 1 PM to 2 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Start the year off right with a First Day Hike to the Stone Wall, Historic CCC Fire Tower and West Overlook to take in some breathtaking views. This is a moderate, rocky one-mile hike with plenty of nature, history and sightseeing to satisfy the whole family. Please register in advance. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Friday, January 18, 2019

Lake, Creek, and Waterfall Hike
3rd Friday of Month 10 AM - 1 PM from Jan 18, 2019 until Mar 15, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a ranger on this 3.5 mile, moderate hike filled with beautiful water views. We will pass by the lake, walk through Goldmine Creek, and waterfall. Be sure to wear shoes that can get wet, and bring plenty of water and snacks. Registration is required for this hike. Please register 8am to 5pm. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Lake, Creek, and Waterfall Hike
3rd Friday of Month 10 AM - 1 PM from Feb 15, 2019 until Mar 15, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a ranger on this 3.5 mile, moderate hike filled with beautiful water views. We will pass by the lake, walk through Goldmine Creek, and waterfall. Be sure to wear shoes that can get wet, and bring plenty of water and snacks. Registration is required for this hike. Please register 8am to 5pm. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Friday, March 15, 2019

Lake, Creek, and Waterfall Hike
3rd Friday of Month 10 AM - 1 PM from Mar 15, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a ranger on this 3.5 mile, moderate hike filled with beautiful water views. We will pass by the lake, walk through Goldmine Creek, and waterfall. Be sure to wear shoes that can get wet, and bring plenty of water and snacks. Registration is required for this hike. Please register 8am to 5pm. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.