Fishing Events

Many events have been postponed or rescheduled. Only current active events will remain on the calendar. Please contact the park for more information.


Saturday, October 8, 2022

Kids Fishing Rodeo
Saturday, Oct 8, 2022 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Reed Bingham State Park - Adel, GA
Kids will take part in a friendly fishing competition. Participants 12 and younger need to bring their own fishing pole and bait. A prize (free 3 hours mini-golf) will be awarded to those who catch the most fish. Meet on the Cook County side at the rodeo ponds. $5 parking. 229-896-3551.

Friday, October 14, 2022

Sapelo Island Adventure Weekend at Cabretta Campground
Friday, Oct 14, 2022 3 PM
Reynolds Mansion on Sapelo Island - Darien, GA
Sapelo Island Adventure Weekend at Cabretta Campground This island adventure includes two nights of camping, crabbing, seine netting, fishing, a bicycle tour, climbing a 200-year-old lighthouse, historic Reynolds Mansion tour, beach combing, birding, welcome campfire with s’mores, and low-country boil. Limited to just 25 guests. Click for details. $149 + $15 round trip ferry ticket. 912-485-2299.

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Intro to Fly Fishing in Appalachia - The Basics
Saturday, Oct 15, 2022 1:30 PM to 3 PM
Moccasin Creek State Park - Clarkesville, GA
Join a park ranger and learn the basics of fly-fishing in southern Appalachia. Topics will include basic tackle, knots, trout behavior, and fly casting. Materials and rods for casting will be provided. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-947-3194.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Intro to Fly Fishing in Appalachia - The Basics
Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 1:30 PM to 3 PM
Moccasin Creek State Park - Clarkesville, GA
Join a park ranger and learn the basics of fly-fishing in southern Appalachia. Topics will include basic tackle, knots, trout behavior, and fly casting. Materials and rods for casting will be provided. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-947-3194.

Saturday, November 5, 2022

Junior Rangers- Nature Theme
Saturday, Nov 5, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Children will hike, meet the snakes, introduction into fishing and create your own cane fishing pole. $10 per child $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Intro to Fly Fishing in Appalachia - The Basics
Saturday, Nov 5, 2022 1:30 PM to 3 PM
Moccasin Creek State Park - Clarkesville, GA
Join a park ranger and learn the basics of fly-fishing in southern Appalachia. Topics will include basic tackle, knots, trout behavior, and fly casting. Materials and rods for casting will be provided. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-947-3194.