F.D. Roosevelt State Park


Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Stream Quest
Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dip in and get your shoes wet as you discover our stream inhabitants. Seine for crayfish and net a salamander. Discover who lives in our cold streams. We provides nets, catch buckets and viewing scopes. Correct change or pay in advance at office and bring receipt. Park in the Pool Parking Lot. Meet to the right of the Liberty Bell Pool Playground. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Bluebirds and Butterflies
Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bug Out Crafts
Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 5 PM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn way out things about local insects as you create two original craft projects. Turn “tree cookies” and other natural materials into beetles, butterflies, dragonflies and more. Correct change or pay in advance at office and bring receipt. Meet next to fishing dock. Cancelled if rain. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, July 27, 2018

Map & Compass 101
Friday, Jul 27, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn the basics of map reading and compass skills as you participate in group activities and games. Geared towards ages 8 to adult. Correct change or pay in advance at office and bring receipt. Meet at the large stone picnic shelter at the end of the pool parking lot. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Waterlife Wonders
Friday, Jul 27, 2018 5 PM to 6 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Use our dip nets and scopes to investigate and identify animal life in our lake. Interesting discoveries of frogs, fish, and macroinvertebrates. Meet next to fishing dock. Correct change or pay in advance at office and bring receipt. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Survivor: FDR
Friday, Jul 27, 2018 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Become the campground castaways and accept our trivia challenges to see which team wins. Adults and families welcome. Two teams try to outwit and outplay each other to become the surviving group. Correct change or pay at the office and bring receipt. Meet at shelter next to Trading Post in the campground $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jul 28, 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.
Target Archery
Saturday, Jul 28, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This stationary target shooting adventure is for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction equipment and unique shooting opportunities. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for a special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Meets across the street from the Park Office. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Reptile Bingo
Saturday, Jul 28, 2018 4 PM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Play our exciting turtle, lizard & snake bingo game. It's a great adventure for adults and families. Live animals will be present. Fun and educational. Prizes for bingo winners.. Meet at the covered shelter near Trading Post.. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Night Venture
Saturday, Jul 28, 2018 7 PM to 8:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet at the Large Group Camp Picnic Shelter 10 minutes from the campground for a woodland and lakeside walk near Lake Franklin. Listen to a nocturnal concert of insects, frogs and toads. Look for bats, owls and fireflies. Bring a flashlight. Correct change at the door or pay in advance at park office and bring receipt. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Parks After Dark 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Stream Quest
Wednesday, Aug 1, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dip in and get your shoes wet as you discover our stream inhabitants. Seine for crayfish and net a salamander. Discover who lives in our cold streams. We provides nets, catch buckets and viewing scopes. Correct change or pay in advance at office and bring receipt. Park in the Pool Parking Lot. Meet to the right of the Liberty Bell Pool Playground. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Bluebirds and Butterflies
Thursday, Aug 2, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, August 3, 2018

Map & Compass 101
Friday, Aug 3, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn the basics of map reading and compass skills as you participate in group activities and games. Geared towards ages 8 to adult. Correct change or pay in advance at office and bring receipt. Meet at the large stone picnic shelter at the end of the pool parking lot. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Sunrise Yoga on the Mountain
Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 7:30 AM to 8:45 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enjoy the mountaintop view during this beginner friendly yoga class with registered yoga teacher, Monique French. Bring a mat, or a thick towel, and wear comfortable clothing. Bring correct change. Stone amphitheater right of park office. For more info go check out https://www.facebook.com/Moniquefrenchyoga/ $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Aug 4, 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.
Free Boat Rental for Veterans
Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 8 AM to 3:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enjoy a 1-hour boat rental on us for 1-4 persons. Sign-up at the Park Office to take out one canoe, jon boat, aqua cycle or kayak between 8:00 AM and 3:30 PM. This is a first-come, first-served boat available basis. You cannot reserve a specific time. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Target Archery
Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This stationary target shooting adventure is for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction equipment and unique shooting opportunities. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for a special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Meets across the street from the Park Office. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
East End-End of Summer Ramble
Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Pine Mountain Trail Association guides for a woodland hike along East End Loop through mixed hardwood forests. Meet at WJSP Tower lot. 3.4 moderate miles. Bring water and a snack. Geared towards ages 10 and up. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bug Out Crafts
Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 4 PM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn way out things about local insects as you create two original craft projects. Turn “tree cookies” and other natural materials into beetles, butterflies, dragonflies and more. Correct change or pay in advance at office and bring receipt. Meet next to fishing dock. Cancelled if rain. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Stream Quest
Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dip in and get your shoes wet as you discover our stream inhabitants. Seine for crayfish and net a salamander. Discover who lives in our cold streams. We provides nets, catch buckets and viewing scopes. Correct change or pay in advance at office and bring receipt. Park in the Pool Parking Lot. Meet to the right of the Liberty Bell Pool Playground. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Bluebirds and Butterflies
Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Aug 11, 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.
Target Archery
Saturday, Aug 11, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This stationary target shooting adventure is for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction equipment and unique shooting opportunities. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for a special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Meets across the street from the Park Office. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bug Out Crafts
Saturday, Aug 11, 2018 4 PM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn way out things about local insects as you create two original craft projects. Turn “tree cookies” and other natural materials into beetles, butterflies, dragonflies and more. Correct change or pay in advance at office and bring receipt. Meet next to fishing dock. Cancelled if rain. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Bluebirds and Butterflies
Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Aug 18, 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.
Target Archery
Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This stationary target shooting adventure is for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction equipment and unique shooting opportunities. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for a special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Meets across the street from the Park Office. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Honeybee Hut Dedication and Open House
Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate National Honeybee Day! Join us for a ribbon cutting ceremony at our new indoor, honeybee demonstration hive. Chat with the Eagle Scout project builder, Aiden Auclair and other bee keepers. Get a close-up look at a working hive and learn about these fascinating and valuable insects. Large Group Camp. ½ mile from Horse Stables. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Bluebirds and Butterflies
Thursday, Aug 23, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, August 24, 2018

Homeschool In The Park Day: Soil and Worms
Friday, Aug 24, 2018 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Investigate soil and live earthworms in an indoor and outdoor lab. . Meet at the enclosed Group Shelter below the dam within the campground. Dress for the out of doors. Parents and under age 4 Free. Pre-registration and pre-payment is highly suggested because program could fill and walk-ins would be turned away. $6 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Aug 25, 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.
Target Archery
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 9 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This stationary target shooting adventure is for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction equipment and unique shooting opportunities. Not geared towards large groups. Groups can contact us for a special time. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Meets across the street from the Park Office. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Bluebirds and Butterflies
Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. There is a short walk to five bluebird boxes and our demonstration pollinator garden. We will talk briefly on what it takes to attract both bluebirds and butterflies to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Sep 1, 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.

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Sep 8, 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.
Dog Splash & Luau at the Liberty Bell Pool
Saturday, Sep 8, 2018 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. 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. $8 per dog. Humans free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Sep 15, 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.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Sep 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.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Sep 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.
Your State Parks Day: Discover the Outdoors
Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enjoy wildlife discovery tables and outdoor skills exhibits. Volunteers and staff will share great information on native plants, animals, and skills. Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Halloween In The Park
Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 10 AM to 8:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Day and evening crafts, fun games and other activities end with special pumpkin, costume and campsite decorating contests, And of course there is trick or treating at the campsites beginning just before dark.. Contact the park office for more details. Free-$3 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Veterans Day Celebration
Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Thanks to all of our veterans! Come spend the day with us. Flag retirement ceremony at 10:00 AM. Bring worn flags to office prior to event. Free appreciation picnic lunch for veterans and their families at 11:00 (must sign up ahead.) Free 1-hr boat rental the entire weekend. Check in at the Park Office on Hwy 190. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, December 22, 2018

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 Delanor. Hot chocolate and cookies included! We provide life jackets, paddles, Santa and canoe, kayak, paddleboat or row boat. Pre-register & prepay at the park office. Limited space. Dress for the weather. Meet at Fishing Dock 1:30 PM. $5-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Fairy House Display and Contest
Saturday, Dec 29, 2018 10:30 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Build a home for fairies, pixies, or gnomes. Use outdoor-sturdy, unique, natural materials. Show us your whimsical creativity. Recycled and re-purposed wood, glass, ceramic and metal accents are ok, no plastic. Nails and glue allowed. Must have a door and windows. Must be less than 18” high with no larger than 20" X 20" base. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.