Indian Springs State Park


Saturday, July 20, 2019

Wildlife Hike
Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join the naturalist for a 3/4 mile moderate hike to view the flora and fauna that makes Indian Springs beautiful. Meet at the Overland Nature Trail. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Fact or Faked Animals
Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Challenge your animal knowledge with this naturalist guided activity to explore common animal myths. Meet at the picnic area by the Overland Nature Trail. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Guided Hike
Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join the naturalist for a guided hike on the Multi-Use trail. Meet at the trailhead. We'll be walking a portion of the trail for a 3.5 mile total hike. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Turtle Talk
Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019 5 PM to 5:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Learn about our local turtles and get an up-close look at the amazing design of the turtle shell in this program. Meet at the program hut behind the putt-putt course. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Evening Hike
Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Let's take to the trail to see what creatures begin stirring in the evening! Meet at the Overland Nature Trailhead. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Sensory Hike
Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 9 AM to 10 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Wake up early and wake up your senses with this guided hike. We'll take some time to appreciate nature with all our senses! Meet at the Overland Nature Trailhead. This is a 3/4 mile moderate hike. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Plant ID Hike
Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Explore the Overland Nature Trail to learn about some of our local plants. Meet at the trailhead. This is a 3/4 mile moderate hike. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Friday, July 26, 2019

Early Bird Hike
Friday, Jul 26, 2019 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join the naturalist on this guided hike on the Overland Nature Trail. This is a 3/4 mile moderate hike. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Animal Olympics
Friday, Jul 26, 2019 10:30 AM to 11 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Are you faster than a deer? Stronger than an ant? Can you leap further than a frog? Come compare your skills to the animal kingdom! Meet at the program hut behind the putt-putt course. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Biomimicry
Friday, Jul 26, 2019 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join the naturalist in taking a look at the amazing engineering and design of the natural world and how people have incorporated those designs into everyday life. Meet at the program hut behind the putt-putt course. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Insect Orchestra
Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 10 AM to 10:30 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Summer is filled with insect calls. Let's talk about what those insects are saying and try our hand at making an insect orchestra! Meet at the program hut behind the putt-putt course. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Become a Citizen Scientist - iNaturalist Hike
Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Learn how to use the iNaturalist app in order to document and learn about the wildlife around you. This awesome app helps you identify all kinds of plants and animals! Come help us add new wonders to the species count for the park! Meet at the Overland Nature Trailhead. This is a 3/4 mile moderate hike. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Tricksters of the Animal Kingdom
Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Does the opossum really play dead? How do tasty caterpillars avoid becoming a snack? Come learn about some amazing animals and the unique traits and behaviors they use to survive! Meet at the pollinator garden across from the putt-putt course. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Camera Scavenger Hunt
Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Explore the park and complete our scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Bring your camera/list to the park office to show us what you found! Pick up a list at the office. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman: Kayaking and Tree Identification
Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 9 AM to 1:30 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join park staff for Becoming an Outdoors-Woman: Kayaking and Tree Identification. Receive basic instruction in kayaking and safe boating practices and enjoy a trip around the lake. Then take a hike to learn how to identify tree species based on bark texture, leaf shape, and other characteristics. Open to women age 12+. Childcare provided. $35 plus $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Georgia Rocks - Geology of Indian Springs
Sunday, Oct 6, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Dr. Bill Witherspoon, co-author of the popular guide "Roadside Geology of Georgia", will present a slide talk and lead a walk on the geology of Indian Springs State Park. The event will begin at 2:00 PM at the Group Shelter. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Trick-or-Treat Trail
Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Children 12 and under are invited to this year's Trick-or-Treat Trail! Paint a pumpkin to take home, play games, and take a hike on our not-so-haunted trail to collect candy. Costumes are strongly encouraged. You may even find your picture on the Indian Springs State Park Facebook page! Tickets must be purchased online prior to the event. $7. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Campground Trick-or-Treat (Overnight Guests Only)
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Campground and cottage guests age 12 and under are invited to participate in this year's Campground Trick-or-Treat! Bring your costume and visit with your fellow campers. Campground guests will be handing out candy at their campsites. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Visit with Santa
Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Santa Claus is coming to Indian Springs State Park! Children will enjoy a visit with Santa, reindeer games, crafts, cookies, and hot chocolate. Remember the evening with a free picture with Santa! Meet at the Stone Pavilion. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.