Take Flight Events

Junior Ranger Events


Sunday, February 5, 2023

Creature Feature
Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park! Meet at the Nature Center. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Homeschool at Panola: Geology Rocks!
Wednesday, Feb 8, 2023 9 AM to 3 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join Panola Mountain State Park Rangers to learn how to be a rock scientist! We will learn about the rock cycle, have hands-on activities to learn about the physical attributes of rocks and soils, and take a short hike on the Rock Outcrop trail to learn about the unique geology of Panola Mountain. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Saturday, February 11, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday, February 12, 2023

Creature Feature
Sunday, Feb 12, 2023 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park! Meet at the Nature Center. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Saturday, February 18, 2023

Great Backyard Bird Count
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 8:30 AM to 12 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Drop in anytime between 8:30AM-12:00PM to participate in this Citizen Science activity by tracking bird species around Lower Alexander Lake. Bring a pair of binoculars, download the eBird app, bring plenty of water, and dress for the weather! Our rangers will be there to help with birding and bird identification. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday, February 19, 2023

Creature Feature
Sunday, Feb 19, 2023 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park! Meet at the Nature Center. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Monday, February 20, 2023

Surviving The Winter- Junior Ranger Program
Monday, Feb 20, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
How does wildlife survive the winter months? Learn this and more in "Surviving the Winter." Participants will get a closer look at how wildlife survive the winter. They will learn about wildlife, wildlife adaptions, use binoculars, create habitat to assist wildlife during these colder months, make a wildlife craft and more. $20 per person $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Sunday, February 26, 2023

Creature Feature
Sunday, Feb 26, 2023 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park! Meet at the Nature Center. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Saturday, March 4, 2023

Cows Come Home Celebration
Saturday, Mar 4, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy a fun-filled day with activities centered around the dairy that once operated at Hardman Farm. $7. 706-878-1077.

Sunday, March 5, 2023

Creature Feature
Sunday, Mar 5, 2023 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park! Meet at the Nature Center. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Homeschool at Panola: Habitat Dynamics
Wednesday, Mar 8, 2023 9 AM to 11 AM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Plants and animals are specially adapted for their environment. Learn about the cool and interesting ways that both plants and animals are adapted to survive in the Georgia Piedmont and on Panola Mountain. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Homeschool at Panola: Habitat Dynamics
Wednesday, Mar 8, 2023 1 PM to 3 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Plants and animals are specially adapted for their environment. Learn about the cool and interesting ways that both plants and animals are adapted to survive in the Georgia Piedmont and on Panola Mountain. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Saturday, March 11, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Mar 11, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday, March 12, 2023

Creature Feature
Sunday, Mar 12, 2023 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park! Meet at the Nature Center. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Monday, March 13, 2023

Outdoor Camping Survival
Monday, Mar 13, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Camping is fun if you are prepared for the adventure. "Outdoor Camping Survival" will focus on the basics of camping and surviving in nature. Participants will learn how to put up a tent, build a shelter, start a fire without a match, build a campfire, camp cooking skills, prepare their lunch over a campfire and hiking in the woods. $25 per participant $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Sunday, March 19, 2023

Creature Feature
Sunday, Mar 19, 2023 12 PM to 12:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Park Rangers as they discuss the animals that can be found within Panola Mountain State Park! Meet at the Nature Center. Join us every Sunday for a different animal! $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Saturday, April 8, 2023

Natural Egg Dyeing
Saturday, Apr 8, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Come learn how to dye eggs the old fashioned way; with dyes made of natural materials such as beets, turmeric and red cabbage. 706-878-1077.
Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Apr 8, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Victoria Bryant's Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 8, 2023 10 AM to 12 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
The Easter Bunny has hidden eggs, and they are waiting for you. Children 12 and under bring your own basket, join the fun and search for a few. Little hunters will have their own small patch and if we are lucky, there may be a surprise visit by the Easter Bunny. The hunt will take place at the Visitor Center. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Saturday, May 13, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, May 13, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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National Archery Day Celebration
Saturday, May 13, 2023 9 AM to 11 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Come out and celebrate one of the world's oldest sports. This archery lesson will be for both beginners and casual archers. You will get to try your hand at both compound and recurve bows and learn some archery trivia along the way. Archers must be at least 10yrs old. Call the park office to pre-register and space is limited. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Tuesday, May 23, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - May
Tuesday, May 23, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - May
Wednesday, May 24, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Thursday, May 25, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - May
Thursday, May 25, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Friday, May 26, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - May
Friday, May 26, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Wednesday, May 31, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - Ages 5-7
Wednesday, May 31, 2023 to Thursday, Jun 1, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's time for Camp! Kids ages 5-7 can come out and explore the great outdoors at Junior Ranger Camp. 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM daily. Please bring a packed lunch. Some of the activities include, Crafts, creek fun, water fun, Hiking, and more. We will need at least 5 participants signed up for us to hold camp. Pre-registration must be made in advance. $115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Thursday, June 1, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - Ages 5-7
Thursday, Jun 1, 2023 to Friday, Jun 2, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's time for Camp! Kids ages 5-7 can come out and explore the great outdoors at Junior Ranger Camp. 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM daily. Please bring a packed lunch. Some of the activities include, Crafts, creek fun, water fun, Hiking, and more. We will need at least 5 participants signed up for us to hold camp. Pre-registration must be made in advance. $115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Friday, June 2, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - Ages 5-7
Friday, Jun 2, 2023 to Saturday, Jun 3, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's time for Camp! Kids ages 5-7 can come out and explore the great outdoors at Junior Ranger Camp. 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM daily. Please bring a packed lunch. Some of the activities include, Crafts, creek fun, water fun, Hiking, and more. We will need at least 5 participants signed up for us to hold camp. Pre-registration must be made in advance. $115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Saturday, June 3, 2023

National Trails Day - Full Moon hike at Victoria Bryant
Saturday, Jun 3, 2023 9:30 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Come out and celebrate National Trails Day by enjoying a full moon hike by the creek. Along the hike we will see the full moon rise and enjoy the sights and sounds of the night. We will meet at picnic shelter #4. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Monday, June 5, 2023

Junior Ranger Camp - June 5-9
Monday, Jun 5, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
This 5-day program will introduce kids ages 6-10 to the wonders of the outdoors. Activities include hiking, bird watching, craft making, geocaching, outdoor skills, and more. Bring lunch and snacks. Apply sunscreen and bug spray each day. Registration will open in March. $200. 770-389-7801.
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Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 5, 2023 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. During the week children will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. Please call the Visitors Center to sign up. Space is limited. $300. 912-598-2300.

Tuesday, June 6, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - June
Tuesday, Jun 6, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Day Camp
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 6, 2023 until Jun 8, 2023 
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Are your kids looking for a little adventure, and fun learning this summer? This 3-day camp geared toward ages 8 - 10, runs from June 6 - June 8 (9 am-3 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Please call the park office to register. $80 for one child $60 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Wednesday, June 7, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - June
Wednesday, Jun 7, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Day Camp
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 7, 2023 until Jun 8, 2023 
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Are your kids looking for a little adventure, and fun learning this summer? This 3-day camp geared toward ages 8 - 10, runs from June 6 - June 8 (9 am-3 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Please call the park office to register. $80 for one child $60 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Thursday, June 8, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - June
Thursday, Jun 8, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Day Camp
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 8, 2023 
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Are your kids looking for a little adventure, and fun learning this summer? This 3-day camp geared toward ages 8 - 10, runs from June 6 - June 8 (9 am-3 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Please call the park office to register. $80 for one child $60 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Friday, June 9, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - June
Friday, Jun 9, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, June 10, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Jun 10, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Monday, June 12, 2023

Junior Ranger Day Camp - June 12-16, 2023
Monday, Jun 12, 2023 9 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Children age 9-12 years old, come learn about Native American Culture and Natural Resources. Shoot Arrows, throw spears, Identify plants and animals, make crafts, and play games with other Junior Rangers, and more. Register before it's too late; space is limited. Click on the event title for more details. $150. 770-387-3747.
Birds, Bats, & Pollinators- Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 12, 2023 until Jun 15, 2023 
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Calling all kids ages 6-12 looking for fun and adventure! Camp attendees imagination will soar and take flight, while enjoying various activities all about birds, bats, and pollinators. These will include archery, a hayride, crafts, games, and more! Registration required. (912) 884-5999 $100. 912-884-5999.
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Tuesday, June 13, 2023

Birds, Bats, & Pollinators- Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 13, 2023 until Jun 15, 2023 
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Calling all kids ages 6-12 looking for fun and adventure! Camp attendees imagination will soar and take flight, while enjoying various activities all about birds, bats, and pollinators. These will include archery, a hayride, crafts, games, and more! Registration required. (912) 884-5999 $100. 912-884-5999.
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Junior Ranger Day Camp
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 13, 2023 until Jun 15, 2023 
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Are your kids looking for a little adventure, and fun learning this summer? This 3-day camp geared toward ages 8 - 10, runs from June 13 - June 15 (9 am-3 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Please call the park office to register. $80 for one child $60 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Birds, Bats, & Pollinators- Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 14, 2023 until Jun 15, 2023 
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Calling all kids ages 6-12 looking for fun and adventure! Camp attendees imagination will soar and take flight, while enjoying various activities all about birds, bats, and pollinators. These will include archery, a hayride, crafts, games, and more! Registration required. (912) 884-5999 $100. 912-884-5999.
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Junior Ranger Day Camp
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 14, 2023 until Jun 15, 2023 
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Are your kids looking for a little adventure, and fun learning this summer? This 3-day camp geared toward ages 8 - 10, runs from June 13 - June 15 (9 am-3 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Please call the park office to register. $80 for one child $60 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Junior Ranger Camp - Ages 8-11
Wednesday, Jun 14, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's time for Camp! Kids ages 8-11 can come out and explore the great outdoors at our Junior Ranger Camp. 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM daily. Please bring a packed lunch. Some of the fun activities include, Archery, Crafts, creek fun, Hiking, and more. We will need at least 5 participants signed up for us to hold camp. Pre-registration must be made in advance. $115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Thursday, June 15, 2023

Birds, Bats, & Pollinators- Junior Ranger Camp
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 15, 2023 
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Calling all kids ages 6-12 looking for fun and adventure! Camp attendees imagination will soar and take flight, while enjoying various activities all about birds, bats, and pollinators. These will include archery, a hayride, crafts, games, and more! Registration required. (912) 884-5999 $100. 912-884-5999.
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Junior Ranger Day Camp
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 15, 2023 
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Are your kids looking for a little adventure, and fun learning this summer? This 3-day camp geared toward ages 8 - 10, runs from June 13 - June 15 (9 am-3 pm). It includes tons of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities such as: hiking, fishing, canoeing, nature art, and more. Please call the park office to register. $80 for one child $60 per child for two or more $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Junior Ranger Camp - Ages 8-11
Thursday, Jun 15, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's time for Camp! Kids ages 8-11 can come out and explore the great outdoors at our Junior Ranger Camp. 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM daily. Please bring a packed lunch. Some of the fun activities include, Archery, Crafts, creek fun, Hiking, and more. We will need at least 5 participants signed up for us to hold camp. Pre-registration must be made in advance. $115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Friday, June 16, 2023

Junior Ranger Camp - Ages 8-11
Friday, Jun 16, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's time for Camp! Kids ages 8-11 can come out and explore the great outdoors at our Junior Ranger Camp. 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM daily. Please bring a packed lunch. Some of the fun activities include, Archery, Crafts, creek fun, Hiking, and more. We will need at least 5 participants signed up for us to hold camp. Pre-registration must be made in advance. $115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Tuesday, June 20, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - June
Tuesday, Jun 20, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Wednesday, June 21, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - June
Wednesday, Jun 21, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Thursday, June 22, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - June
Thursday, Jun 22, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Friday, June 23, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - June
Friday, Jun 23, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Jr Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Monday, June 26, 2023

Outdoor Adventure Camp - June 26-30
Monday, Jun 26, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Tired of the same old summer camp? Looking for some adventure this summer? We have the solution! If you’re interested in archery, tree climbing, outdoor living skills, and more, this is the camp for you. Ages 10-14. Registration will open in March. $250. 770-389-7801.
Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 26, 2023 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. During the week children will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. Please call the Visitors Center to sign up. Space is limited. $300. 912-598-2300.

Tuesday, June 27, 2023

Anna Ruby Tuesday Day Camp
Tuesday, Jun 27, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
What was life like for a well-to-do girl in Nacoochee in the 1870s? In this one day camp, 6-10 year olds will play period games, play dress up with Victorian attire and have an English tea. Advanced registration required. 706-878-1077.

Wednesday, June 28, 2023

Jr. Ranger Camp - Ages 12-15
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's time for Camp! Kids ages 12-15 can come out and explore the great outdoors at Junior Ranger Camp. 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM daily. Please bring a packed lunch. Some of the fun activities include, Archery, Crafts, creek fun, Hiking, and more. We will need at least 5 participants signed up for us to hold camp. Pre-registration must be made in advance. $115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Thursday, June 29, 2023

Jr. Ranger Camp - Ages 12-15
Thursday, Jun 29, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's time for Camp! Kids ages 12-15 can come out and explore the great outdoors at Junior Ranger Camp. 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM daily. Please bring a packed lunch. Some of the fun activities include, Archery, Crafts, creek fun, Hiking, and more. We will need at least 5 participants signed up for us to hold camp. Pre-registration must be made in advance. $115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Friday, June 30, 2023

Jr. Ranger Camp - Ages 12-15
Friday, Jun 30, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's time for Camp! Kids ages 12-15 can come out and explore the great outdoors at Junior Ranger Camp. 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM daily. Please bring a packed lunch. Some of the fun activities include, Archery, Crafts, creek fun, Hiking, and more. We will need at least 5 participants signed up for us to hold camp. Pre-registration must be made in advance. $115 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Saturday, July 8, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Jul 8, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Monday, July 10, 2023

Junior Ranger Camp - Take Flight
Monday, Jul 10, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed toe shoes & bring their own lunch. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. 706-878-1077.
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Junior Ranger Camp: "Take Flight"
Monday, Jul 10, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Smithgall Woods is excited about this year's Junior Ranger Camp! The theme "Take Flight" will focus on all of our flighted friends, how vital they are for our world, and what we can do to help them. Learn about bees, bats, birds and more! $150 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Tuesday, July 11, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - July
Tuesday, Jul 11, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Junior Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Camp - Take Flight
10 AM - 2 PM from Jul 11, 2023 until Jul 14, 2023 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed toe shoes & bring their own lunch. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. 706-878-1077.
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Junior Ranger Camp: "Take Flight"
Tuesday, Jul 11, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Smithgall Woods is excited about this year's Junior Ranger Camp! The theme "Take Flight" will focus on all of our flighted friends, how vital they are for our world, and what we can do to help them. Learn about bees, bats, birds and more! $150 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Take Flight Event 

Wednesday, July 12, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - July
Wednesday, Jul 12, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Junior Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Camp - Take Flight
10 AM - 2 PM from Jul 12, 2023 until Jul 14, 2023 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed toe shoes & bring their own lunch. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. 706-878-1077.
Take Flight Event 
Junior Ranger Camp: "Take Flight"
Wednesday, Jul 12, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Smithgall Woods is excited about this year's Junior Ranger Camp! The theme "Take Flight" will focus on all of our flighted friends, how vital they are for our world, and what we can do to help them. Learn about bees, bats, birds and more! $150 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Take Flight Event 

Thursday, July 13, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - July
Thursday, Jul 13, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Junior Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Camp - Take Flight
10 AM - 2 PM from Jul 13, 2023 until Jul 14, 2023 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed toe shoes & bring their own lunch. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. 706-878-1077.
Take Flight Event 
Junior Ranger Camp: "Take Flight"
Thursday, Jul 13, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Smithgall Woods is excited about this year's Junior Ranger Camp! The theme "Take Flight" will focus on all of our flighted friends, how vital they are for our world, and what we can do to help them. Learn about bees, bats, birds and more! $150 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Take Flight Event 

Friday, July 14, 2023

Jr Ranger Camp - July
Friday, Jul 14, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Join us for fun and adventure this Summer with our Jr Ranger Summer Camps! We'll be learning about nature and the world around us through a variety of activities such as; fishing, hiking, archery, and much more! Preregistration is required, call the park office for more information $100 per Junior Ranger $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Junior Ranger Camp - Take Flight
10 AM - 2 PM from Jul 14, 2023 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This camp is for ages 8 - 11. Children will need appropriate outdoor clothing, closed toe shoes & bring their own lunch. This camp is a collaboration with Smithgall Woods State Park, Hardman Farm State Historic Site & Anna Ruby Falls Recreation Area. Campers will spend 1 day at Anna Ruby Falls, 2 days at Smithgall Woods and 2 days Hardman Farm. 706-878-1077.
Take Flight Event 
Junior Ranger Camp: "Take Flight"
Friday, Jul 14, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Smithgall Woods is excited about this year's Junior Ranger Camp! The theme "Take Flight" will focus on all of our flighted friends, how vital they are for our world, and what we can do to help them. Learn about bees, bats, birds and more! $150 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Take Flight Event 

Saturday, July 22, 2023

Harvest Festival
Saturday, Jul 22, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Governor Hardman grew several acres of corn to feed his livestock. The UGA White County Extension and Hardman Farm have grown an acre of pesticide free corn. Harvest your own corn and enjoy music, old fashioned games, pet farm animals and more. $7. Children 5 and under: Free 706-878-1077.

Saturday, July 29, 2023

World Ranger Day/ Jr Ranger Family Day Camp
Saturday, Jul 29, 2023 10 AM to 1 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
We will honor all park rangers and local response organizations who serve or have served on this day. There will be displays and representatives on hand to promote their part in protecting and serving the public in a park setting. This event will also serve as our Junior Ranger Day Camp for individuals and/or families. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Take Flight Event 

Friday, August 11, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Friday, Aug 11, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, September 9, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Sep 9, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, October 14, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Oct 14, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, November 11, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Nov 11, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, December 9, 2023

Lost But Found Safe and Sound
Saturday, Dec 9, 2023 12 PM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn simple techniques for staying safe and keeping track of your family when venturing into the great outdoors. Search and Rescue Dog Team volunteer, Diane Stone, and her trusty K9 companion Maisey will be leading this interactive class (Unless a SAR emergency is occurring). Meet at the Nature Center. Must register in advance. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Accessible Event