F.D. Roosevelt State Park


Saturday, February 23, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 23, 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 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Amazing Mammals Discovery
Saturday, Feb 23, 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, March 1, 2019

Homeschool In The Park: Wildlife Poker Walk
Friday, Mar 1, 2019 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us on a 1.5-mile, natural surface trail and visit five wildlife learning stations. Geared towards families who homeschool. Draw cards at each learning site. Best hand at the end of the walk wins a prize. Pre-register. & Pre-pay. Cancelled if rain. Meet at the enclosed Lake Franklin Event Center near the stables next to Lake Franklin. $7 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
GA Geocamping Weekend & Coinapaloosa
Friday, Mar 1, 2019 4 PM to 9 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. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 2, 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 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
GA Geocamping Weekend & Coinapaloosa
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 10 AM to 9 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. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Target Archery Shoot
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 1 PM to 3 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.
Spring Campfire and Bingo
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Play our fun, original state park bingo game perfect for adults or families. Win prizes and roast marshmallows over the campfire. Bring a stick and a chair. Meet next to Fishing Dock on Lake Franklin in the campground area. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 9, 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 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
American Frontier Days
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 10 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet a trapper. Talk to a soldier. Throw a tomahawk. See living skills displays like cooking and blacksmithing from local historians Walk through time from the mid 1700s to the late 1800's. Held on the baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Target Archery Shoot
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 1 PM to 3 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.

Sunday, March 10, 2019

American Frontier Days
Sunday, Mar 10, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet a trapper. Talk to a soldier. Throw a tomahawk. See living skills displays like cooking and blacksmithing from local historians Walk through time from the mid 1700s to the late 1800's. Held on the baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Wild Readers
Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Harris County Library & park rangers for a woodland walk-a-bout, book discussion and brown-bag, picnic lunch. For details on books to read and meeting locations call the library or visit their website http://www.thrl.org/events/. Registered participants meet at picnic shelter #2 below the dam in the campground. $5 parking. 706-628-4685.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 16, 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 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Leprechaun Camera Scavenger Quest
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 9:45 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dress up your team of (2-5 persons) and bring your camera to capture evidence of park Leprechauns. Geared towards adults or families. A checklist and rules will be handed out and participants will seek clues in the campground area. It is not a race. Meet at the Park Office. Pre-registration and pre-payment suggested. $4 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Pine Mountain Trail Lucky Green Hike
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 10 AM to 1:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join PMT trail guides for a 2.7 moderate-mile hike along Sawtooth Trail to Mollyhugger Hill. Bring water and dress for the weather. Meet at Fox Den Cove Parking Lot. Return transportation provided. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Spring Campfire and Bingo
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Play our fun, original state park bingo game perfect for adults or families. Win prizes and roast marshmallows over the campfire. Bring a stick and a chair. Meet next to Fishing Dock on Lake Franklin in the campground area. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Parks After Dark 

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Stroller Walk and Push
Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
BYOB, bring your own baby, and enjoy a 1.5- mile walk along the lake and woods’ edge. Be part of our monthly stroller club and enjoy a walk-a-bout among friends. Dress for the weather. Call office to pre-register and pre-pay or pay correct cash at the door. Meet at Lake Franklin Event Center in the Large Group Camp near the horse stables. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, March 22, 2019

Spring Walk-A-Bout
Friday, Mar 22, 2019 3 PM to 4:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet the ranger at Noname Parking lot just inside the campground from the Park Office for a 1-mile, natural surface trail, woodland adventure. Discover plants, animals and learn about the human history of the park. Not stroller accessible. Dogs welcome. Pay correct change at the hike start. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 23, 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 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Spring Campfire and Bingo
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Play our fun, original state park bingo game perfect for adults or families. Win prizes and roast marshmallows over the campfire. Bring a stick and a chair. Meet next to Fishing Dock on Lake Franklin in the campground area. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Parks After Dark 

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Jr. Ranger Mini Spring Camp (ages 5-7)
Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This one-day, active adventure camp includes, a trail walk, craft, nature discoveries, campfire building & outstanding instructors. Meet at the enclosed Group Shelter below the dam in the campground. Must pre-register & prepay. Fills quickly. Limited space. Come by the park office and pay or email attached or FAX and pay by CC. Limited space. $35 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Spring Walk-A-Bout
Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 3 PM to 4:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet the ranger at Noname Parking lot just inside the campground from the Park Office for a 1-mile, natural surface trail, woodland adventure. Discover plants, animals and learn about the human history of the park. Not stroller accessible. Dogs welcome. Pay correct change at the hike start. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, March 29, 2019

Spring Campfire and Bingo
Friday, Mar 29, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Play our fun, original state park bingo game perfect for adults or families. Win prizes and roast marshmallows over the campfire. Bring a stick and a chair. Meet next to Fishing Dock on Lake Franklin in the campground area. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Fools' Hike 2019
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 6:45 AM to 5:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join guides from Ironbraid Adventures to tackle the entire 23-mile Pine Mountain Trail in one glorious day. Logistical planning, extra water snacks, and shuttles back will be provided. Must pre-register and pre-pay. Absolutely no walk-ins.Must have previous long-hike experience. To learn more visit www.ironbraidadventures.com/events $5 parking. 706-573-2968.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 30, 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 4 PM Sat. Winners will be called to pick up prize. Hunt changes all the time so you can participate all throughout the year. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Target Archery Star Shoot
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
This stationary target shooting adventure celebrates Earth Hour 2019 and is for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction equipment and unique shooting opportunities. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Park at the Fishing Dock and walk down to the range. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Star Gazing and Earth Hour Celebration
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 8:15 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Columbus State University staff from the Coca Cola Space Science Center and park rangers for a star and planet viewing adventure. Arrive early and bring your picnic and chair or blanket with you to the baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. free plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Parks After Dark 

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Stroller Walk and Push
Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
BYOB, bring your own baby, and enjoy a 1.5- mile walk along the lake and woods’ edge. Be part of our monthly stroller club and enjoy a walk-a-bout among friends. Dress for the weather. Call office to pre-register and pre-pay or pay correct cash at the door. Meet at Lake Franklin Event Center in the Large Group Camp near the horse stables. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Wild Readers
Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Harris County Library & park rangers for a woodland walk-a-bout, book discussion and brown-bag, picnic lunch. For details on books to read and meeting locations call the library or visit their website http://www.thrl.org/events/. Registered participants meet at picnic shelter #2 below the dam in the campground. $5 parking. 706-628-4685.

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