Laura S. Walker State Park


Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp
Wednesday, Jun 3, 2020 8 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children will participate in outdoor activities including fishing, hiking, birding, outdoor survival and more as they work toward earning Junior Ranger badges in this three day camp. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call the Park Office to register. Ages 8-12 years old. Space limited to 10 kids. $40 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, Jun 4, 2020 8 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children will participate in outdoor activities including fishing, hiking, birding, outdoor survival and more as they work toward earning Junior Ranger badges in this three day camp. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call the Park Office to register. Ages 8-12 years old. Space limited to 10 kids. $40 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Friday, June 5, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, Jun 5, 2020 8 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children will participate in outdoor activities including fishing, hiking, birding, outdoor survival and more as they work toward earning Junior Ranger badges in this three day camp. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call the Park Office to register. Ages 8-12 years old. Space limited to 10 kids. $40 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

National Trails Day Hike
Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 9 AM to 11 AM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us on a 1.3 mile guided hike to celebrate National Trails Day at our park. Dress for the weather and bring water and bug spray. Meet at Visitor Center to join in on the fun. $5 parking. 912-297-4900.
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Saturday, July 4, 2020

Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration
Saturday, Jul 4, 2020 3 PM to 7 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Families can participate in old-fashioned games. Free watermelon, hot dogs, drinks and cookies will be available afterward while supplies last. This event will be at Group Shelter #2. This is sponsored by the Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 9 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Your State Parks Day is a wonderful opportunity to give back to your local park or your favorite park. We need your help to spruce up the group camp area. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Lakeside Cleanup - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Oct 10, 2020 9 AM to 12 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join us for a volunteer workday to remove the overgrowth of brush and vegetation around Laura Walker lake. This will create more access to the lake for fishing opportunities as well as beautify the park. 912-287-4900.
Bark in The Park & Pet Costume Contest
Saturday, Oct 10, 2020 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Enjoy a hike with your furry companion on the Big Creek Nature Trail. Before the hike, your furry friends can enjoy our new dog park located near the office and show off their pet costumes. We will meet across the office from picnic shelter 3 and 4. Dog's must be on a 6' leash and have current vaccination tags. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Fall Festival
Saturday, Oct 24, 2020 3 PM to 7 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children of all ages can play brand new games as well as old favorites to win candy. Bring the whole family because we will also have bingo, hayrides, face painting and much more. Overnight campers may participate in our campsite decoration contest. This will be our 25th year for this event. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, December 19, 2020

Christmas at The Park
Saturday, Dec 19, 2020 5 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join the staff at the Interpretive Center for some holiday crafts, a campfire, and some Christmas sweets. All ages are welcome to join in the fun. Also a special visit from Santa Clause from 7-8pm. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.