F.D. Roosevelt State Park


Thursday, December 20, 2018

Natural Holiday Crafts
Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 11 AM to 12:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Cleverly construct two tree cookie ornaments or nature- inspired pendants or small grapevine wreaths to take home or gift to someone special. Meet next to the boathouse on Lake Deleanor in the campground. Correct change or pre-pay at office and bring receipt. Canceled if rain. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Natural Holiday Crafts
Friday, Dec 21, 2018 11 AM to 12:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Cleverly construct two tree cookie ornaments or nature- inspired pendants or small grapevine wreaths to take home or gift to someone special. Meet next to the boathouse on Lake Deleanor in the campground. Correct change or pre-pay at office and bring receipt. Canceled if rain. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Holiday Bingo And Winter Campfire
Friday, Dec 21, 2018 6 PM to 7 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Adults and families, come play our famous, original BINGO next to the campfire and within view of Lake Deleanor. Prizes given and marshmallows offered. Pay correct change at the door. Meet at the lakeside boathouse in the campground. Bring a chair, flashlight and roasting stick. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Dec 22, 2018 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Candy Shoot Target Archery
Saturday, Dec 22, 2018 12 PM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Stationary target archery shooting adventure for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction, equipment, and candy prizes. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for a special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office or pay correct change at the range. Park at the boathouse on Lake Deleanor and walk down to the range. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Lake Paddle With Santa
Saturday, Dec 22, 2018 2 PM to 3:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Santa’s flotilla on Lake Deleanor. We provide life jackets, paddles, canoes, kayaks, paddleboats or row boats. Limited space. . After the paddle, roast a marshmallow, drink hot chocolate and participate in ranger-led activities around the campfire. Pre-register & prepay at the park office. Limited space for boaters. $3-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Holiday Bingo And Winter Campfire
Friday, Dec 28, 2018 6 PM to 7 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Adults and families, come play our famous, original BINGO next to the campfire and within view of Lake Deleanor. Prizes given and marshmallows offered. Pay correct change at the door. Meet at the lakeside boathouse in the campground. Bring a chair, flashlight and roasting stick. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Dec 29, 2018 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Fairy House and Fairy Funrniture Contest
Saturday, Dec 29, 2018 11 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Build a home using outdoor-sturdy, unique, natural materials. Show us whimsical creativity. Recycled and re-purposed wood, glass, ceramic and metal accents are ok. Size less than 18” high with no larger than 24” x 24” base. Must pre-register and prepay Fee per house or room of furniture. Contact office for more info. Deliver to Park Office. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Candy Shoot Target Archery
Saturday, Dec 29, 2018 12 PM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Stationary target archery shooting adventure for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction, equipment, and candy prizes. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for a special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office or pay correct change at the range. Park at the boathouse on Lake Deleanor and walk down to the range. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

First Day Hike Dowdell's Knob Loop
Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 10 AM to 1:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Pine Mountain Trail Association members and new hiking buddies for a celebratory walk in the winter woodlands. This easy to moderate 4.3 mile loop offers vista and woodland views from the highest point along Pine Mountain Ridge. Bring water and a snack. Dress for the weather. Geared towards ages 10 and up. Meet at Dowdell's Knob Parking Area. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, January 5, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 5, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Amazing Mammals Discovery
Saturday, Jan 5, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by and chat with the Park Ranger inside the warm Trading Post. Investigate local mammal pelts, skulls, and tracks. Test your mammal IQ and see what you know about our furred neighbors. Meet at the Trading Post inside the Campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, January 11, 2019

Homeschool In The Park: Map and Compass
Friday, Jan 11, 2019 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geared towards families who homeschool. Investigate different maps and learn how to read and use a compass. Meet at the enclosed Lake Franklin Event Center at the Large Group Camp near the Horse Stables. Dress fin layers. Part of the program will be outside. Cost for ages 4 & up. Must pre-register & pre-pay. May not have space for walk-ins. $7 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 12, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Map and Compass for Families
Saturday, Jan 12, 2019 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join our rangers to learn basic orienteering skills at three guided discovery stations. Meet at the Lake Franklin Event Center at the Large Group Camp near the Horse Stables. Dress in layers for indoor and outdoor comfort. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Chili Challenge and Tasting VI
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 1 PM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enter the sixth year of this amateur cooking contest or register to be a chili taster (able to judge all chilis) or a heat challenger (eat hot peppers ). Win prizes at our new Chili Bingo. Local restaurant serving chili, hotdogs, and drinks. Meet at the Lake Franklin Event Center at the Large Group Camp $8 Chili Tasters & Hot Pepper Heat Challengers; $12 Chili Cooks $10 Chili cookers $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Target Archery Shoot
Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 11 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Stationary target shooting adventure for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction equipment and prizes. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Meet near Fishing Dock. Park at Fishing Dock and walk down to range. You may want to bring a folding chair. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Winnie The Pooh Walk
Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 1 PM to 2:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate author A. A. Milne’s birthday among friends as we walk a 1 mile , easy trail near the campground. Wear or bring something along on your pack that reminds you of the characters found in the Hundred Acre Wood. Meet at the Trading Post. Correct Change at the trail head. Geared towards ages 4 & up. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Monday, January 21, 2019

Martin Luther King Day Hike
Monday, Jan 21, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enjoy a celebratory venture in the winter woodlands along the Pine Mountain Trail. Pine Mountain Trail Association guides will lead you on this 5.0 mile moderately difficult trail. It takes you from the meeting point at Rocky Point Parking Lot along Hwy 190. to the WJSP Tower Parking Lot. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office any time. Pictures must be brought to park office with checklist by 4PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Target Archery Shoot
Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 11 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Stationary target shooting adventure for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction equipment and prizes. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Meet near Fishing Dock. Park at Fishing Dock and walk down to range. You may want to bring a folding chair. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Arbor Day Celebration
Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 11 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Trees during our with a walk and talk and free tree seedling give-a-way. Test your tree IQ and discover how important trees are to all of us. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Coinapaloosa
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 10 AM to 3 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. Information online at www.geocaching.com. General public is welcome to participate also. Meet at the enclosed Group Shelter in the campground below the dam. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Leprechaun Quest
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 9:45 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
With proper attire and gear you can seek the leprechauns that frequent the park during the week of St. Patrick's Day. Get your seeking license, rules, and a list of clues to photograph. Teams of 2-6 will hunt for these clues and present them to the staff within the time frame. Meet at the Park Office. $4 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Earth Hour: Jr. Ranger Road Trip
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 10 AM to 10 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Plan on spending the day and evening with us participating in family friendly earth awareness activities ending with a special astronomy program and participation in the world-wide one-hour lights out event. free-$4 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Junior Ranger Road Trip Parks After Dark 

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Kids To Park Day: Jr. Ranger Road Trip
Saturday, May 18, 2019 11 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Rangers and other educators to celebrate the out of doors. Bring a picnic lunch to eat between two interactive, hands-on adventure programs. Reptiles at 11:00 AM and Pond Life at 1:00 PM. Meet at the Boat House on Lake Deleanor in the campground area. Limited space. Must pre-register and pre-pay. Call the Park Office. Canceled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Cool, Pool End of Summer Splash
Saturday, May 25, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers and enjoy lively music, 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.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Cool, Pool End of Summer Splash
Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers and enjoy lively music, 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 17, 2019

Honeybee Celebration
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join bee enthusiasts to celebrate National Honeybee Day! Get a close-up look at a working hive and learn about these fascinating and valuable insects from the professionals in the field. Programs, learning stations and a honey tasting competition. Large Group Camp. ½ mile from Horse Stables .Pre-register and pre-pay by calling the park office. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Cool, Pool End of Summer Splash
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers and enjoy lively music, 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, September 7, 2019

Dog Splash & Luau at the Liberty Bell Pool
Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 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. Sponsored 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. $9 per dog. Humans free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Halloween In The Park
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 10 AM to 8:30 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: Zombie Archery, 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.
Parks After Dark