F.D. Roosevelt State Park


Saturday, December 14, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4:00 PM Saturday. Winner announced at 4:00 PM. Prizes awarded. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Reindeer Ride
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Saddle up with the wrangler elves at Roosevelt Stables, Celebrate the holiday season with a 1-hour, guided horseback ride through the winter woodlands. Must pre-register and pre-pay by calling Roosevelt Stables. Geared towards ages 6 and up. $50 plus $5 parking. 706-628-7463.
Holiday Bingo And Winter Campfire
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Adults and families play our famous winter bingo under the trees and stars. Prizes and campfire with marshmallow roast. Wear your ugliest Holiday Sweater. Sweater awards each program. Meet at covered shelter next to Trading Post. Bring a flashlight or lantern and dress for the weather. Correct change at the door. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Reindeer Ride
Sunday, Dec 15, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Saddle up with the wrangler elves at Roosevelt Stables, Celebrate the holiday season with a 1-hour, guided horseback ride through the winter woodlands. Must pre-register and pre-pay by calling Roosevelt Stables. Geared towards ages 6 and up. $50 plus $5 parking. 706-628-7463.

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4:00 PM Saturday. Winner announced at 4:00 PM. Prizes awarded. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Holiday Sock Shoot
Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 12:30 PM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us collect new youth or adult socks for local shelters and enjoy a stationary, archery-target shooting adventure for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction and equipment. Pre-register and pay at park office or register and bring 3 pairs of new socks for a donation. Walk-ins must pay correct change on-site. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Reindeer Ride
Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Saddle up with the wrangler elves at Roosevelt Stables, Celebrate the holiday season with a 1-hour, guided horseback ride through the winter woodlands. Must pre-register and pre-pay by calling Roosevelt Stables. Geared towards ages 6 and up. $50 plus $5 parking. 706-628-7463.
Holiday Bingo And Winter Campfire
Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Adults and families play our famous winter bingo under the trees and stars. Prizes and campfire with marshmallow roast. Wear your ugliest Holiday Sweater. Sweater awards each program. Meet at covered shelter next to Trading Post. Bring a flashlight or lantern and dress for the weather. Correct change at the door. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Holiday Decorated Campsite Contest
Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 6 PM to 7:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Show us your PG-13 rated, creative side at your site. Make us believe you love the winter holidays and camping. No nails or staples on plants. No unattended candles or fires. Leave no trace decorating ideas. You do not have to be present to win. Ribbons/Prizes placed at winning campsites for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, December 22, 2019

Reindeer Ride
Sunday, Dec 22, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Saddle up with the wrangler elves at Roosevelt Stables, Celebrate the holiday season with a 1-hour, guided horseback ride through the winter woodlands. Must pre-register and pre-pay by calling Roosevelt Stables. Geared towards ages 6 and up. $50 plus $5 parking. 706-628-7463.

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Firetruck Santa Visits Campground
Tuesday, Dec 24, 2019 6:45 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Pine Mountain Fire Department will be bringing Santa to the campground. Meet at the parking area in front of the Trading Post in the campground. Time may vary a little, but he will arrive with sirens blaring for a ride-through visit. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, December 27, 2019

Holiday Sock Shoot
Friday, Dec 27, 2019 12:30 PM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us collect new youth or adult socks for local shelters and enjoy a stationary, archery-target shooting adventure for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction and equipment. Pre-register and pay at park office or register and bring 3 pairs of new socks for a donation. Walk-ins must pay correct change on-site. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, December 28, 2019

Jingle Bell Ride
Saturday, Dec 28, 2019 2 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Saddle up with wrangler guides from Roosevelt Stables for a winter woodland adventure. Geared towards ages 6 and up. Call the stables to sign up and pay ahead of time. $50 plus $5 parking. 706-628-7463.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Dec 28, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4:00 PM Saturday. Winner announced at 4:00 PM. Prizes awarded. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Fairy House and Fairy Room Contest
Saturday, Dec 28, 2019 11 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Create furniture and decor for one room or design a whole house using outdoor-sturdy, unique, natural materials. Show us whimsical creativity. Must pre-register and prepay Contact office for more info. Deliver to Park Office. Check in at 11:00 AM. Peoples' choice judging until 2:45 PM. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Holiday Sock Shoot
Saturday, Dec 28, 2019 12:30 PM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us collect new youth or adult socks for local shelters and enjoy a stationary, archery-target shooting adventure for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction and equipment. Pre-register and pay at park office or register and bring 3 pairs of new socks for a donation. Walk-ins must pay correct change on-site. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Holiday Bingo And Winter Campfire
Saturday, Dec 28, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Adults and families play our famous winter bingo under the trees and stars. Prizes and campfire with marshmallow roast. Wear your ugliest Holiday Sweater. Sweater awards each program. Meet at covered shelter next to Trading Post. Bring a flashlight or lantern and dress for the weather. Correct change at the door. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, December 29, 2019

Jingle Bell Ride
Sunday, Dec 29, 2019 2 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Saddle up with wrangler guides from Roosevelt Stables for a winter woodland adventure. Geared towards ages 6 and up. Call the stables to sign up and pay ahead of time. $50 plus $5 parking. 706-628-7463.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

First Day Hike East End Loop
Wednesday, Jan 1, 2020 9:45 AM to 2 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 moderate 3.4 mile loop offers vista and woodland views along Pine Mountain Ridge. Bring water and a snack. Dress for the weather. Geared towards ages 10 and up. Meet at WJSP Tower Parking Lot. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Audubon's 120th Christmas Bird Count
Saturday, Jan 4, 2020 8 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us and Callaway Gardens Education Department for a day in the gardens, fields, and woods counting our feathered friends in selected groups. Birding experience suggested. Bring picnic lunch and snacks. Call 706-663-5155 Details to follow after registration.Check-in at Callaway Information Center on Highway 27. $5 parking. 706-663-5155.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 4, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4:00 PM Saturday. Winner announced at 4:00 PM. Prizes awarded. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Friday, January 10, 2020

Wolf Moon Walk
Friday, Jan 10, 2020 6:30 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Awaken your senses to a 1-mile, guided night walk lit by the full moon and stars. Meet at the shelter next to the Trading Post in the campground. Pay correct change at the site. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 11, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4:00 PM Saturday. Winner announced at 4:00 PM. Prizes awarded. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Discovery Station
Saturday, Jan 11, 2020 11 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by our learning station with displays of of local flora and fauna. Test your nature IQ. Chat with the Ranger. Meet at park office on Highway 190. $4 if you make a track cast $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4:00 PM Saturday. Winner announced at 4:00 PM. Prizes awarded. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Chili Challenge and Tasting VII
Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 12 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enter the seventh year of this amateur and professional category 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. Meet at the Group Shelter below the dam in the campground. $8 Chili Tasters & Hot Pepper Heat Challengers; $10 Chili Cooks $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Winnie The Pooh Walk
Sunday, Jan 19, 2020 1 AM 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.
Cosmic Blacklight Archery Shoot
Sunday, Jan 19, 2020 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Blacklight target shooting adventure for ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction and equipment. Pay and pre-register at the Park Office before 5 PM. May have room for walk-ins with correct cash. Meet at Large Group Camp/ Lake Franklin Event Center past stables. Dress for weather. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, January 24, 2020

Homeschool In The Park: Camouflage
Friday, Jan 24, 2020 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geared towards families who homeschool. Investigate animal mimicry and their ability to hide for survival. Meet at Group Shelter below the dam in the campground. Fee for youth ages 4 & up. Must pre-register & pre-pay $7 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Jan 25, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4:00 PM Saturday. Winner announced at 4:00 PM. Prizes awarded. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Discovery Station
Saturday, Jan 25, 2020 11 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by our learning station with displays of of local flora and fauna. Test your nature IQ. Chat with the Ranger. Meet at park office on Highway 190. $4 if you make a track cast $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Arbor Day Celebration
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 11 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Georgia's Arbor Day. Join us for a tree talk, break for a brown bag picnic lunch then walk the trail and learn all about our native trees. After the walk pick up your free tree seedling at the park office. One free seedling per family. Both programs meet at the Group Shelter below the dam in the campground. Fee is for both programs. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

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.