Hiking Events

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


Thursday, January 20, 2022

Geocache Hike
Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
You might have heard about geocaching before, or maybe you’re just learning now. This high-tech treasure hunt is actually quite easy. New geocaches have been added to our park, and we want to help you be the first folks to discover them. So, grab your compass and your phone. It’s going to be a fun time! Meet at the Sandpiper Trail. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Friday, January 21, 2022

Meet the Farm Animals
Friday, Jan 21, 2022 3 PM to 3:30 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Saturday, January 22, 2022

Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 11:30 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 2:30 PM to 3 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
History Hike - Follow in the Steps of the CCC
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
This ranger-led hike will take visitors along gentle ridges and cascading creeks. Explore our past as we walk by the remains of some unknown CCC constructions. Bring a camera to record the scenery. Hike geared toward active participants 8 years old and above. Space limited to 12 participants. Social distancing will be required. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Historic Hike
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Did you know High Falls was a bustling town way back when? Take a 1 mile tour of the olden days of High Falls when industry and hydroelectricity kept this town moving. Meet at the park office. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Animal Program & Nature Trail
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Have a seat while Mistletoe’s finest rangers teach you all about the animals that live right here in the park! After, join the rangers on a short nature trail walk where the learning will continue! $4 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Friends of Panola Mountain Extended Hike
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Take a guided hike with a trained "Friends of Panola" volunteer, through the restricted Conservation Area and up to the summit of Panola Mountain. This is a 5-mile, semi-off trail, strenuous hike that offers a variety of beautiful views and unique perspectives on the park. Must call to register in advance, space is limited to 20 hikers. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
History Hike
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Take a walk back in time as we learn about the sites history. This hike will feature a trip into the mill! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
History Hike
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Take a walk back in time as we learn about the sites history. This hike will feature a trip into the mill! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, January 23, 2022

Sunrise Hike
Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Greet the day with the sunrise on this one mile hike! Be sure to dress for the weather and bring water. Meet at the Falls View Trailhead. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Thursday, January 27, 2022

Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Friday, January 28, 2022

Meet the Farm Animals
Friday, Jan 28, 2022 3 PM to 3:30 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Sunset Hike
Friday, Jan 28, 2022 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Humans are considered a diurnal species, meaning we were meant to be out more in the daytime. Tools have helped us to navigate in the dark, but what if we didn’t have as many of those? Join us for this hike at dusk and test your senses other than sight. Meet at the Sandpiper Trail. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Saturday, January 29, 2022

Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2:30 AM to 3 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 11:30 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Learn about all the animals that live on the Heritage Farm. Feed the horse, donkeys, sheep, and goats. Enjoy playtime in the pastures with the sheep and goats. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Tree ID Hike
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Join our park naturalist on a 1 mile hike as we learn about some of the different trees that make up the forest here at high falls! Meet at the falls view trailhead. Free. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Witch's Head Hike
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 11 AM to 1 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
A hike that goes off the beaten trail to see a rock that looks like a witch's head. This is a strenuous hike; no pets allowed. Children must be 8 or older to attend the hike. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, January 30, 2022

Winter Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
This guided hike will include a fun scavenger hunt to find things during the winter months. The hike will be 1-2 miles so wear comfortable clothes, shoes, and bring some water. Space is limited. Please call the Visitor Center to preregister! $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Winter Wonder Hike at HLC
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a Ranger on this 5 mile hike on a moderate to strenuous dirt trail. Enjoy the scenery of rolling hills and gentle cascading streams. Bring a camera to record your journey, water, and a light lunch or snacks. Recommended for active participants over 10 years old. Pre-registration and social distancing required. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Friday, February 4, 2022

Night Hike
Friday, Feb 4, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join our Naturalist on a dark night hike to discover and explore mysteries along the trail. Bring insect repellent, flashlight (UV if possible), bottled water, and wear closed-toe shoes. Limit: 15 people, minimum of 4. Pre-register and meet at the Visitor Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, February 5, 2022

National Scout Day Hike
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 12:30 PM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join a Ranger on a 4 mile, moderate hike to Cascade Falls and Wolf Den. Learn a bit about nature and park history. Dress for the weather. Bring water, a snack, and potentially your brand new bamboo walking stick. Geared towards ages 8 and up. Meet at TV Tower parking lot (Roadside Park) off Alt-27. Dress for the weather. Bring water and a snack. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, February 6, 2022

Etowah Presents - Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 5 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
For this one day only, admission to Etowah Indian Mounds is free. Join the curator on a guided hike to the mounds, offered at: 9:30am, 11:00am, 2:00pm, and 3:30pm. Hikes may be canceled if their is severe wind, rain, or snow. Please dress for the weather; it will likely be cold. 770-387-3747.
Super Museum Sunday 2022
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 12 PM to 4 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Joining over 100 museums, art galleries and educational centers around Georgia, New Echota welcomes visitors for a free admission afternoon of tours and hikes. Tour the historic grounds, buildings and nature trails and learn about the Cherokee and the Trail of Tears. Historic grounds, buildings and trails open from 9:00-5:00. 706-624-1321.

Saturday, February 12, 2022

Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Friends of Panola Mountain Extended Hike
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Take a guided hike with a trained "Friends of Panola" volunteer, through the restricted Conservation Area and up to the summit of Panola Mountain. This is a 5-mile, semi-off trail, strenuous hike that offers a variety of beautiful views and unique perspectives on the park. Must call to register in advance, space is limited to 20 hikers. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Hike to the Covered Bay Bridge
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Join the Friends of SMG and the Naturalist on a hike to the Covered Bay Bridge. This hike is on paved road and is a total of 2.4 miles. Your guides will share the history of SMG and will also point out a variety of plants as well some endangered and protected trees. $5 parking. 706-878-4707.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Needles Eye hike
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 11 AM to 1 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
come explore parts of the old trail system including going through the needles eye. You will need to put on a climbing harness and attach to rope to access part of this hike. no pets, and children must be 12 or older. $10 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Monday, February 14, 2022

Sweetheart Hike
Monday, Feb 14, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Enjoy a guided hike through the park. This hike will be of moderate difficulty. During this hike we'll be pointing out plants that served as romantic symbols in various periods of history. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Romantic Sunset Hike
Monday, Feb 14, 2022 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike up to inspiration point to watch the sunset on the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Feb 17, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Feb 17, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Feb 17, 2022 3 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Friday, February 18, 2022

Arbor Day Celebration - Adventure Walk
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 4 PM to 5:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for a 1-mile evening woodland ramble to learn fascinating facts about trees and everything else along the trail. Bring a flashlight just in case. Ages 5 - adult. Meet at pavilion below Lake Deleanor Dam. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Full Moon Hike
Friday, Feb 18, 2022 6:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Saturday, February 19, 2022

Georgia's Arbor Day Celebration - Tree Hike
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 2 PM to 5 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Join us for a 3.4 mile hike through the forest along our Overlook Loop Trail. Meet at parking lot across from Callaway Country Store. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 26, 2022

Winter Hike With A Ranger
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 to Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
With or without snow, the forests are truly a "Winter Wonderland". This ranger-led adventure will focus on the subject matter of trees as we trek into a dormant world within park boundaries. This hike will not be suitable for small children and may be strenuous for adults at times. Please wear comfortable hiking shoes and bring a water bottle. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Hike Off the Beaten Trail
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 9 AM to 11 AM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to a unique area at the gorge for spectacular views of the gorge seen by few people. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, February 27, 2022

Sunrise Walk with a Ranger
Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 6:45 AM to 7:50 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Chat with a ranger and walk 1/2 mile (1 mile total) to Buzzard's Roost. Watch the sunrise (7:11 am) and learn more about the park. Coffee provided at end. Meet at Stone Amphitheater next to Park Office. Must pre-register. 7 AM check-in. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Winter Wonder Hike at HLC
Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a Ranger on this 5 mile hike on a moderate to strenuous dirt trail. Enjoy the scenery of rolling hills and gentle cascading streams. Bring a camera to record your journey, water, and a light lunch or snacks. Recommended for active participants over 10 years old. Pre-registration and social distancing required. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, March 12, 2022

Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, Mar 12, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Friends of Panola Mountain Extended Hike
Saturday, Mar 12, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Take a guided hike with a trained "Friends of Panola" volunteer, through the restricted Conservation Area and up to the summit of Panola Mountain. This is a 5-mile, semi-off trail, strenuous hike that offers a variety of beautiful views and unique perspectives on the park. Must call to register in advance, space is limited to 20 hikers. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Stone Place Hike
Saturday, Mar 12, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
This is a moderate hike that goes 5 miles to Lake Tugaloo with nice panoramic views. It is 10 miles round trip. Bring lots of water and snacks for this hike. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, March 18, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Friday, Mar 18, 2022 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, March 20, 2022

First Day of Spring 5K
Sunday, Mar 20, 2022 9 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Join us for the first 5K hosted at Victoria Bryant State Park! $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, March 26, 2022

Shortline Trail Outing
Saturday, Mar 26, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Bring your bike, rollerblades, big wheel, wagon, feet or anything else that is not motorized for a trip down our paved trail along the river. The trip will be a total of 3 miles (roundtrip). Meet at the old jail house parking. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, March 27, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Mar 27, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, April 9, 2022

Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, Apr 9, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Friday, April 15, 2022

Black Rock Mountain State Park Family Camp
Friday, Apr 15, 2022 5 PM to 8 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Enjoy a weekend away with your family participating in activities such as Wilderness Survival, Fire building, Kayaking, and Hiking. Families can attend field trips to other state parks and to the well known Foxfire Museum. Finish the weekend out, with a scavenger hunt competing against other families. All ages welcome. Registration is Required. $45 per adult; $25 per child ages 3-17; under 3 free $5 parking. 706-746-2441.
Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Friday, Apr 15, 2022 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Are you looking for a unique Savannah experience? Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare view of a sunset over the Moon River and moon rise over our inter-coastal wetlands. The hike will start at the Visitors Center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $7 - $15. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, April 16, 2022

Black Rock Mountain State Park Family Camp
Saturday, Apr 16, 2022 5 PM to 8 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Enjoy a weekend away with your family participating in activities such as Wilderness Survival, Fire building, Kayaking, and Hiking. Families can attend field trips to other state parks and to the well known Foxfire Museum. Finish the weekend out, with a scavenger hunt competing against other families. All ages welcome. Registration is Required. $45 per adult; $25 per child ages 3-17; under 3 free $5 parking. 706-746-2441.
Full Moon Hike
Saturday, Apr 16, 2022 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, April 17, 2022

Black Rock Mountain State Park Family Camp
Sunday, Apr 17, 2022 5 PM to 8 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Enjoy a weekend away with your family participating in activities such as Wilderness Survival, Fire building, Kayaking, and Hiking. Families can attend field trips to other state parks and to the well known Foxfire Museum. Finish the weekend out, with a scavenger hunt competing against other families. All ages welcome. Registration is Required. $45 per adult; $25 per child ages 3-17; under 3 free $5 parking. 706-746-2441.

Friday, April 22, 2022

Earth Day Scavenger Hunt Hike
Friday, Apr 22, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for our eath day scavenger Hunt Hike! You'll be following Red Bird Trail 3 miles through the woods in hunt of your idems. Prizes will be given to those who find everything. $3 per person $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Friends of Panola Mountain Extended Hike
Saturday, Apr 23, 2022 9 AM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Take a guided hike with a trained "Friends of Panola" volunteer, through the restricted Conservation Area and up to the summit of Panola Mountain. This is a 5-mile, semi-off trail, strenuous hike that offers a variety of beautiful views and unique perspectives on the park. Must call to register in advance, space is limited to 20 hikers. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Sunday, April 24, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Apr 24, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Friday, April 29, 2022

A Walk in the Shade- Tree ID
Friday, Apr 29, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Happy National Arbor Day. We will be walking around the park looking at our shade trees and identifying them. Look them over and try to decide which shade trees might best be planted in your yard. Dress for the weather and remember to stay hydrated. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, May 14, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Sunday, May 15, 2022 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Sunday, May 15, 2022 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Are you looking for a unique Savannah experience? Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare view of a sunset over the Moon River and moon rise over our inter-coastal wetlands. The hike will start at the Visitors Center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $7 - $15. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, May 29, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, May 29, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, June 4, 2022

Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Falls to Farm Hike
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 7:30 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Falls to Farm Hike This hike is an 11-mile, one-way hike that celebrates 150 years of shared history between Hardman Farm and Anna Ruby Falls! $40. 706-878-1077.
158th Anniversary, Battle of Pickett's Mill
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Observe Federal and Confederate infantry drills displayed around separate field encampments. Experience periodic cannon firings taking place throughout the day. Explore civilian lifeways at our 1850's cabin. Enjoy the feature demonstration of a tactical skirmish held in the "Ravine" between both Federal and Confederate Troops. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Sunday, June 12, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Sunday, Jun 12, 2022 7:15 PM to 8:45 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 14, 2022 until Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Tuesday, Jun 14, 2022 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Are you looking for a unique Savannah experience? Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare view of a sunset over the Moon River and moon rise over our inter-coastal wetlands. The hike will start at the Visitors Center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $7 - $15. 912-353-3023.

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 15, 2022 until Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 16, 2022 until Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Friday, June 17, 2022

Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, June 26, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, July 9, 2022

Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, Jul 9, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Tuesday, Jul 12, 2022 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Sunday, July 17, 2022

Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Sunday, Jul 17, 2022 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Are you looking for a unique Savannah experience? Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare view of a sunset over the Moon River and moon rise over our inter-coastal wetlands. The hike will start at the Visitors Center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $7 - $15. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, July 31, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Jul 31, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, August 6, 2022

Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Full Moon Hike
Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022 8:15 PM to 9:45 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Hike to the suspension bridge and watch the moon rise above the gorge. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Thursday, Aug 11, 2022 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Are you looking for a unique Savannah experience? Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare view of a sunset over the Moon River and moon rise over our inter-coastal wetlands. The hike will start at the Visitors Center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $7 - $15. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, August 28, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Aug 28, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, September 11, 2022

Girl Scouts Love State Parks: Nature Hikes
Sunday, Sep 11, 2022 10 AM to 11 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Register your troop to join Ranger Lexington for a nature hike around 3 mile long Redbird trail. Take in the beautiful views of the Ogeechee River and maritime forest, while learning about the flora and fauna of Georgia's coast. Pre-registration required $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, Sep 24, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Turn Over a New Leaf on Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 24, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Meet at the park visitor center as we plan to hike out on the Spruce Pine Trail to spruce it up some. Branches need trimming, trees need blazing and we need your help! Receive a free parkpass for the day and a Friends of Georgia State Parks shirt. 229-724-2150.
Your State Parks Day - Trail Clean up
Saturday, Sep 24, 2022 10 AM to 2 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help rangers pick up trash and complete trail maintenance on the Interpretive trail and the Battery Trail. There will be a limited supply of gloves and tools - bring your own if you have a favorite. *Admission is free for those helping with trail clean up* 912-353-3023.

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Sep 25, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, October 1, 2022

Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 9 AM to 4:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Saturday, October 8, 2022

Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 8, 2022 9 AM to 4:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 15, 2022 9 AM to 4:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 9 AM to 4:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Saturday, October 29, 2022

Where's Noble Bones? A Bone Chiling Scavenger Hunt!
Saturday, Oct 29, 2022 9 AM to 4:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come help us find Noble Jones, he has lost all of his Noble Bones! Every Saturday in October Wormsloe State Historic Site will be holding a spooky scavenger hunt. It gives families a perfect way to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful natural and cultural resources here at Wormsloe while having some fun! $2.50 - $10 912-353-3023.

Sunday, October 30, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Oct 30, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Volunteer Workday at HLC
Saturday, Nov 12, 2022 9 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
The second Saturday of every month, meet Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park and enjoy the work and company in the outdoors. Please click on the title to see a list of the monthly activities. If you can join us please email: friendsofhardlaborcreek@gmail.com. Help us make a positive difference. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
3rd Annual Native American History Day
Saturday, Nov 12, 2022 11 AM to 4 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
November is Native American History month so to celebrate we will be teaching primitive skills throughout the day and have a guided hike along the Trillium Trail to discuss the everyday uses of the local flora and fauna. $3 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Friday, November 25, 2022

Wormsloe Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt
Friday, Nov 25, 2022 9 AM to 4:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come out on Black Friday for our Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt! At your own pace, come tackle the 3-mile Battery Trail. Check in at the Visitor Center for a trail map and clues to what you’ll be looking for along the way. Return to the museum after completing the hike for a prize (while supplies last). $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, November 27, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Nov 27, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, December 18, 2022

Nature Journal Hike
Sunday, Dec 18, 2022 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Create your own nature journal to chronical your outdoor adventures! Bring a pen and your favorite journal as we explore the great outdoors! $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.