Smithgall Woods State Park


Saturday, October 20, 2018

Haunted Hike
Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 7 PM to 9 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Join Smithgall's new Interpretive Ranger for a haunted night hike from the Visitor's Center to our primitive cabin. End your hike with spooky stories around a cozy fire. Family fun for all ages. Space is limited. Reservations are required. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Fall Hayride
Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Join Smithgall Woods for a hayride through the park, observe the changing fall leaves, our buzzing apiary, and beautiful Duke's Creek. This relaxing three mile ride will give you a scenic view of the park and the ability to enjoy a crisp fall breeze. MUST register in advance to secure a spot $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Fall Hayride
Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Join Smithgall Woods for a hayride through the park, observe the changing fall leaves, our buzzing apiary, and beautiful Duke's Creek. This relaxing three mile ride will give you a scenic view of the park and the ability to enjoy a crisp fall breeze. MUST register in advance to secure a spot $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.

Saturday, November 3, 2018

First-Visit Tour
Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn more about the park on a tour of the Visitor Center area and a van tour. See the covered bridge, the famous Dukes Creek, and our renowned cottages. Take in the history of the park from the comfort of our air conditioned van. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Second Saturday Guided Hikes
Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 9 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Take a guided hike through the captivating scenery of Smithgall Woods on the Laurel Ridge Trail. This 2-mile hike will feature ridge line views, mountain coves, and high elevation species like the Chestnut and Blackjack oaks. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

First-Visit Tour
Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn more about the park on a tour of the Visitor Center area and a van tour. See the covered bridge, the famous Dukes Creek, and our renowned cottages. Take in the history of the park from the comfort of our air conditioned van. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Christmas in the Cabin
Saturday, Dec 15, 2018 2 PM to 4 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Feeling festive? Join Smithgall Woods for a holiday get together in our primitive cabin. We will warm ourselves by the fire while enjoying hot chocolate and hot cider. Make a Christmas ornament for your loved one or enjoy time with family. We ho-ho-hope to see you there! $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.