F.D. Roosevelt State Park


Saturday, February 1, 2020

Groundhog Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find groundhog answers.. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event.Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Winter Poker Walk
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet up with the ranger for a woodland discovery adventure. At five special learning stops along your journey you will draw a playing card. Best hand at the end of the walk wins prize package. 1-mile natural surface trail not stroller accessible. Meet at Trading Post. Pay cash at the site. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, February 7, 2020

Homeschool In The Park: Nature Journaling
Friday, Feb 7, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn about journaling and sketching in nature. Local artists will be on hand. Program geared towards families who homeschool. $10 for ages 4 & up includes 30-page, unlined journal.. Students under 3 may want to bring notebook or we will have extra paper. Must pre-register. & Pre-pay. Meet at enclosed Group Shelter below the dam. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 8, 2020

Sweetheart Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find sweetheart answers. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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National Scout Day Hike
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 9:45 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet guides from Pine Mountain Trail Assoc. for a scout ceremony at the flagpole and a 4.3-mile, moderate hike along the highest point of the Pine Mountain ridge. Meet at Dowdell’s Knob Parking Lot. Dress for the weather. Bring water and a snack Geared towards ages 10 and up. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Make A Walking Stick with a Scout
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 12 PM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate National Scouting Day and make a bamboo walking stick with a paracord grip. Pre-register and pre-payment suggested, Walk-ins ok with correct change. Meet at Group Shelter below the dam. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Sweetheart Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find sweetheart answers. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Arbor Day Adventure Walk
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 11 AM to 12:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Georgia's Arbor Day along the trail with our Master Naturalist, Hal Massie. Bring a picnic for after the walk then head up to the park office and test your tree IQ and pick up your free tree seedling, one per family. Meet at the Group Shelter below the dam in the campground. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Sweetheart Ride At Roosevelt Stables
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Bring your sweetheart and enjoy a unique,2-hour winter woodland, horseback adventure. Includes wine and cheese tasting by the fire after the ride. Must pre-register. Call Roosevelt Stables to register. $120 plus $5 parking. 706-628-7463.
Broken Heart Archery
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 1:30 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Didn’t get your candy or flowers? Take it out on the broken heart targets and powder balloons. Stationary target shooting adventure to celebrate Valentine’s Day for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction and equipment. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Walk-ins ok. Pay cash at the site. Park at Fishing Dock. Walk down to range. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Winter Sky Viewing
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the Columbus Coca-Cola Space Science Center staff for a night sky talk. Intro program then telescopes will be set up for viewing.Staff will be on hand to answer questions Bring a chair or blanket for sitting on grass. No restrooms at the site. Baseball Field across from Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, February 16, 2020

Presidents' Day Picnic at Dowdell's Knob
Sunday, Feb 16, 2020 12 PM to 1:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Bring your picnic fare and enjoy a revisit to Dowdell’s Knob one of FDR’s favorite sites. Sweeping valley views and great company will complement our park staff as we chat about the parks human and natural history. Meet at Dowdell’s Knob Overlook. No restrooms at the site. Dress for the weather. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Sweetheart Ride At Roosevelt Stables
Sunday, Feb 16, 2020 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Bring your sweetheart and enjoy a unique,2-hour winter woodland, horseback adventure. Includes wine and cheese tasting by the fire after the ride. Must pre-register. Call Roosevelt Stables to register. $120 plus $5 parking. 706-628-7463.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Sweetheart Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find sweetheart answers. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Winter Poker Walk
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet up with the ranger for a woodland discovery adventure. At five special learning stops along your journey you will draw a playing card. Best hand at the end of the walk wins prize package. 1-mile natural surface trail not stroller accessible. Meet at Trading Post. Pay cash at the site. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Sweetheart Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up to find sweetheart answers. Hunt with your phone. Not a timed event. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners notified by phone at 4:00 PM to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Friday, March 6, 2020

GA Geocamping Weekend & Coinapaloosa
Friday, Mar 6, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geocachers, meet up for a fun, unique geotracking event. Weekend camping, get-together and a unique coin swap event highlight this adventure. Specific time and location information online at www.geocaching.com. General public is welcome to participate in Saturday events for free. Is a fee for coin vendors. varies plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

GA Geocamping Weekend & Coinapaloosa
Saturday, Mar 7, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geocachers, meet up for a fun, unique geotracking event. Weekend camping, get-together and a unique coin swap event highlight this adventure. Specific time and location information online at www.geocaching.com. General public is welcome to participate in Saturday events for free. Is a fee for coin vendors. varies plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Cool, Pool- Red, White and Blue Splash Party
Saturday, May 23, 2020 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers for lively music, fabulous pool games, and pool-side activities for the whole family. Local DJ playing summer favorites from 1-3 PM. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. Refreshments require an additional cost. No fee for the activities just regular pool admission. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, June 13, 2020

Music and Dancing On The Mountain
Saturday, Jun 13, 2020 7 PM to 9 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come join our talented local musicians, Randy and Darlene Dameron, and dance under the stars.Celebrate National Get Outdoors Day. Bring a picnic, a friend and a chair or blanket or enjoy cement seating. Dance and sing-a-long to 60's and 70's music. Meet at the Stone Amphitheater next to the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Cool, Pool- Red, White and Blue Splash Party
Saturday, Jul 4, 2020 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers for lively music, fabulous pool games, and pool-side activities for the whole family. Local DJ playing summer favorites from 1-3 PM. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. Refreshments require an additional cost. No fee for the activities just regular pool admission. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 29, 2020

Cool Pool End Of Summer Splash
Saturday, Aug 29, 2020 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate the end of summer in the largest spring-fed pool in Georgia. Enjoy music, food, and games for the whole family from 1-3 PM. Regular pool admission required. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 5, 2020

Dog Splash & Luau at the Liberty Bell Pool
Saturday, Sep 5, 2020 1 PM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Unleash the fun as your dog gets to swim in our pool. On-going music and activities. Supported by Columbus Area Petsmart, local vets, and vendors. Pre-register and pre-pay at office. Walk-ins welcome, but cash only payments accepted at the door. Must bring proof of current rabies vaccination. $10 per dog. Humans free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Saturday, October 31, 2020

Halloween In The Park
Saturday, Oct 31, 2020 10 AM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Themed activities throughout the day and night. Special times, registration costs and rules for different activities: Cookie and Scarecrow Competition, Decorated and Carved Pumpkin Contest, Fall Costume Parade, and Campsite Decorating Contest. And of course there is trick or treating at the campsites beginning just before dark. Free-$5 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.