Black Rock Mountain State Park


Thursday, August 16, 2018

Potluck Supper
Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 6 PM to 8 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join campers, cottage guests, and local residents and take part in Black Rock’s traditional weekly supper. Bring a covered dish or two and join us at the Mellinger Center for some great food and fellowship. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Hidden Gem Hike
Friday, Aug 17, 2018 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the park naturalist at the parking lot of Black Rock Lake for a short hike to Greasy Creek Falls. See the natural watershed that feeds into our lake, and the sights of nature on this relaxing hike. The two waterfalls are hidden beauties of our park. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Hidden Gem Hike
Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Our "hidden gem" is the beautiful waterfalls of Greasy Creek. Meet the park naturalist at the Black Rock Lake parking lot for a short hike to our destination. Relax by the falls and cool off in the clear waters. Good shoes and water will be all you need. Enjoy our hidden gem for awhile and we will return to the starting point. Dog Friendly. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
The Importance of Plants
Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Come to the Mellenger Center and learn about the importance of plants to our ecosystem. Then, build a plant pot holder so that you can cultivate your a plant of your own. 5$.00 activity fee $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Camp Games
Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Come out to the Mellenger Center for a fun time of games. We will have Corn Hole, ring toss and other games set up for your pleasure. Challenge your camp mates to a fun game. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Sunset Hike
Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
A popular activity here at the park is our Sunset Hike on Saturday night. Relax at the Tennessee Rock and watch a beautiful sunset. Meet with the naturalist at the Visitors' Center for a short walk to our destination. Bring good walking shoes, water and a camera. Meet at 8:15 for a short hike to our destination. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Parks After Dark 

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Hidden Gem Hike
Sunday, Aug 19, 2018 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the park naturalist at the parking lot of Black Rock Lake for a short hike to Greasy Creek Falls. See the natural watershed that feeds into our lake, and the sights of nature on this relaxing hike. The two waterfalls are hidden beauties of our park. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Friday, August 24, 2018

Greasy Creek Falls Hike
Friday, Aug 24, 2018 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the park naturalist at the Black Rock Lake parking lot for a short hike to Greasy Creek Falls.These falls are our "Hidden Gem," and you will enjoy the forest scenery on this short hike. Good walking shoes and water are necessary. Dog friendly. A six foot leash is required. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Black Bears at Black Rock
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
The Eastern Black Bear has a home at Black Rock Mountain State Park. Meet the naturalist at the Mellenger Center to learn about our bears' habitat and life. We will create a bear claw t-shirt as well. $5 for materials. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Camp Games
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Come out to the Mellenger Center for a fun time of games. We will have Corn Hole, ring toss and other games set up for your pleasure. Challenge your camp mates to a fun game. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Sunset Hike
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 7:15 PM to 9 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
A popular activity here at the park is our Sunset Hike on Saturday night. Relax at the Tennessee Rock and watch a beautiful sunset. Meet with the naturalist at the Visitors' Center for a short walk to our destination. Bring good walking shoes, water and a camera. Meet at 8:15 for a short hike to our destination. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Parks After Dark 

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Hidden Gem Hike
Sunday, Aug 26, 2018 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Our "hidden gem" is the beautiful waterfalls of Greasy Creek. Meet the park naturalist at the Black Rock Lake parking lot for a short hike to our destination. Relax by the falls and cool off in the clear waters. Good shoes and water will be all you need. Enjoy our hidden gem for awhile and we will return to the starting point. Dog Friendly. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Friday, August 31, 2018

Hidden Gem Hike
Friday, Aug 31, 2018 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Meet the park naturalist at the Black Rock Lake parking lot for a short and relaxing hike to our Hidden Gem - Greasy Creek Falls.Enjoy the summer growth on the hike then relax by the falls and cool off in the clear waters at the foot of the falls. Bring water and a good pair of shoes. Dog friendly. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Crafts and More
Saturday, Sep 1, 2018 to Sunday, Sep 2, 2018 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Build your own Black Rock souvenir! Bird houses, walking sticks, bird feeders, rain gauges,bear claw t-shirts and the famous canjo will be on hand but the work belongs to you. Take home a memory from our park that you will always remember. Meet the naturalist at the Mellenger Center near the trading post. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Hidden Gem Hike
Sunday, Sep 2, 2018 to Monday, Sep 3, 2018 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join us at the Black Rock Lake parking lot for a visit to Greasy Creek Falls, the Hidden Gem of Black Rock Mountain State Park. The trail is rated easy at this point, but will still require good walking shoes. Pets welcome.The naturalist will meet you at the Black Rock Lake parking lot. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.