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Cloudland Canyon State Park


Sunday, June 16, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Sunday, Jun 16, 2024 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
These 2 - 2.5 hour long Ranger-led programs will take you crawling in the mud, scrambling over rocks, encountering strange creatures and (possibly) wading through a subterranean stream as you explore the fascinating world underground. $45 per person $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Holey Ground: Caves and Karst of the Cumberland Plateau
Sunday, Jun 16, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
­Cloudland Canyon is the only state park in Georgia that lies within the Cumberland Plateau, and the only one that contains caves. This 1 hour presentation explains why this region is riddled with holes, and will introduce you to the fragile environment of caves and some of the fascinating creatures found in them. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Boxed In
Sunday, Jun 16, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Come learn about the lives of one of our most commonly encountered turtles- the Eastern Box Turtle. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Monday, June 17, 2024

Leapin' Lizards
Monday, Jun 17, 2024 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Uncover the lives of lizards, skinks, and other unusual reptiles of Georgia. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Flashes in the Dark: Fireflies
Monday, Jun 17, 2024 1 PM to 1:45 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The flashing lights of fireflies are synonymous with summer nights! In this program you'll find out why they glow, and other fascinating facts about these unique insects. On June 20th & 26th the program will begin at 8:30pm followed by a short walk to observe fireflies in action along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Bear Creek Hike
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
This short but strenuous guided hike will go from the Interpretive Center down to the ford at Bear Creek (approximately 3 miles roundtrip). $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Snakes of CCSP
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Some people love them, others... not so much. Regardless of how you feel about them, they are very important animals in the ecosystem. Find out about the many species of snakes in Georgia, and which ones you might be most likely to encounter during your visit to the park! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Frogs of Northwest Georgia
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Everybody loves frogs, and northwest Georgia has over a dozen different species that you'll become acquainted with in this one-hour program. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Thursday, June 20, 2024

Trees ID Walk
Thursday, Jun 20, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn how to identify some of the most common trees found along the canyon rim on this easy walk along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Thursday, Jun 20, 2024 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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West Rim Hike
Thursday, Jun 20, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
This Ranger led hike takes you down into the canyon and up the west side to a rocky outcrop on the West Rim Trail. Moderately strenuous. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Flashes in the Dark: Fireflies
Thursday, Jun 20, 2024 8:30 PM to 9:15 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The flashing lights of fireflies are synonymous with summer nights! In this program you'll find out why they glow, and other fascinating facts about these unique insects. On June 20th & 26th the program will begin at 8:30pm followed by a short walk to observe fireflies in action along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Friday, June 21, 2024

Holey Ground: Caves and Karst of the Cumberland Plateau
Friday, Jun 21, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
­Cloudland Canyon is the only state park in Georgia that lies within the Cumberland Plateau, and the only one that contains caves. This 1 hour presentation explains why this region is riddled with holes, and will introduce you to the fragile environment of caves and some of the fascinating creatures found in them. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Creek Critters
Friday, Jun 21, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
This program will take you down to Daniel Creek where we'll wade in the creek to search for aquatic critters to see what lives in the canyon's streams. For kids and adults ages 8+. Close-toed shoes that can get wet are required. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Bear Creek Hike
Friday, Jun 21, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
This short but strenuous guided hike will go from the Interpretive Center down to the ford at Bear Creek (approximately 3 miles roundtrip). $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Cawwwwl of the Corvids
Friday, Jun 21, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Crows are among the most intelligent animals on the planet. This program will give you the low-down on them and the other members of the Corvid family. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Saturday, June 22, 2024

Trees ID Walk
Saturday, Jun 22, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn how to identify some of the most common trees found along the canyon rim on this easy walk along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Flashes in the Dark: Fireflies
Saturday, Jun 22, 2024 1 PM to 1:45 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The flashing lights of fireflies are synonymous with summer nights! In this program you'll find out why they glow, and other fascinating facts about these unique insects. On June 20th & 26th the program will begin at 8:30pm followed by a short walk to observe fireflies in action along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Sunday, June 23, 2024

Turtles of Georgia
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn about the different turtles of Georgia, and which one has been designated the "State Reptile"! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Holey Ground: Caves and Karst of the Cumberland Plateau
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
­Cloudland Canyon is the only state park in Georgia that lies within the Cumberland Plateau, and the only one that contains caves. This 1 hour presentation explains why this region is riddled with holes, and will introduce you to the fragile environment of caves and some of the fascinating creatures found in them. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Cawwwwl of the Corvids
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Crows are among the most intelligent animals on the planet. This program will give you the low-down on them and the other members of the Corvid family. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Bats
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
We love bats here at Cloudland Canyon State Park! This program will tell you why as we dispel the myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Tuesday, Jun 25, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Boxed In
Tuesday, Jun 25, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Come learn about the lives of one of our most commonly encountered turtles- the Eastern Box Turtle. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Trees ID Walk
Tuesday, Jun 25, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn how to identify some of the most common trees found along the canyon rim on this easy walk along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Snakes of CCSP
Wednesday, Jun 26, 2024 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Some people love them, others... not so much. Regardless of how you feel about them, they are very important animals in the ecosystem. Find out about the many species of snakes in Georgia, and which ones you might be most likely to encounter during your visit to the park! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Bear Creek Hike
Wednesday, Jun 26, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
This short but strenuous guided hike will go from the Interpretive Center down to the ford at Bear Creek (approximately 3 miles roundtrip). $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Trees ID Walk
Wednesday, Jun 26, 2024 1 PM to 3 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn how to identify some of the most common trees found along the canyon rim on this easy walk along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Flashes in the Dark: Fireflies
Wednesday, Jun 26, 2024 8:30 PM to 9:15 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The flashing lights of fireflies are synonymous with summer nights! In this program you'll find out why they glow, and other fascinating facts about these unique insects. On June 20th & 26th the program will begin at 8:30pm followed by a short walk to observe fireflies in action along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Thursday, June 27, 2024

Creek Critters
Thursday, Jun 27, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
This program will take you down to Daniel Creek where we'll wade in the creek to search for aquatic critters to see what lives in the canyon's streams. For kids and adults ages 8+. Close-toed shoes that can get wet are required. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Thursday, Jun 27, 2024 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic forces that formed the canyon and the surrounding area. This moderately strenuous hike (just under 2 miles) begins at the Main Overlook and proceeds down to Cherokee Falls. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
View Event Details
Cawwwwl of the Corvids
Thursday, Jun 27, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Crows are among the most intelligent animals on the planet. This program will give you the low-down on them and the other members of the Corvid family. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Friday, June 28, 2024

Trees ID Walk
Friday, Jun 28, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn how to identify some of the most common trees found along the canyon rim on this easy walk along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Holey Ground: Caves and Karst of the Cumberland Plateau
Friday, Jun 28, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
­Cloudland Canyon is the only state park in Georgia that lies within the Cumberland Plateau, and the only one that contains caves. This 1 hour presentation explains why this region is riddled with holes, and will introduce you to the fragile environment of caves and some of the fascinating creatures found in them. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Bats
Friday, Jun 28, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
We love bats here at Cloudland Canyon State Park! This program will tell you why as we dispel the myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Flashes in the Dark: Fireflies
Friday, Jun 28, 2024 1 PM to 1:45 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The flashing lights of fireflies are synonymous with summer nights! In this program you'll find out why they glow, and other fascinating facts about these unique insects. On June 20th & 26th the program will begin at 8:30pm followed by a short walk to observe fireflies in action along the Overlook Trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Saturday, June 29, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Saturday, Jun 29, 2024 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
These 2 - 2.5 hour long Ranger-led programs will take you crawling in the mud, scrambling over rocks, encountering strange creatures and (possibly) wading through a subterranean stream as you explore the fascinating world underground. $45 per person $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Sunday, June 30, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Sunday, Jun 30, 2024 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
These 2 - 2.5 hour long Ranger-led programs will take you crawling in the mud, scrambling over rocks, encountering strange creatures and (possibly) wading through a subterranean stream as you explore the fascinating world underground. $45 per person $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Saturday, July 6, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Saturday, Jul 6, 2024 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
These 2 - 2.5 hour long Ranger-led programs will take you crawling in the mud, scrambling over rocks, encountering strange creatures and (possibly) wading through a subterranean stream as you explore the fascinating world underground. $45 per person $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Sunday, July 21, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Sunday, Jul 21, 2024 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
These 2 - 2.5 hour long Ranger-led programs will take you crawling in the mud, scrambling over rocks, encountering strange creatures and (possibly) wading through a subterranean stream as you explore the fascinating world underground. $45 per person $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Saturday, July 27, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Saturday, Jul 27, 2024 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
These 2 - 2.5 hour long Ranger-led programs will take you crawling in the mud, scrambling over rocks, encountering strange creatures and (possibly) wading through a subterranean stream as you explore the fascinating world underground. $45 per person $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Sunday, July 28, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Sunday, Jul 28, 2024 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
These 2 - 2.5 hour long Ranger-led programs will take you crawling in the mud, scrambling over rocks, encountering strange creatures and (possibly) wading through a subterranean stream as you explore the fascinating world underground. $45 per person $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Saturday, September 14, 2024

Girl Scouts Love State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 14, 2024 9 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Bring your troop for volunteer opportunities and other programs and activities around the Park! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Sunday, September 15, 2024

Girl Scouts Love State Parks Day
Sunday, Sep 15, 2024 9 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Bring your troop for volunteer opportunities and other programs and activities around the Park! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Saturday, September 28, 2024

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2024 9 AM to 12 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
‘Friends of the Parks’ groups all over the state will be hosting a day of volunteer opportunities. Come give back to your favorite park. Our Naturalists will also be presenting programs and other activities at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Thursday, October 24, 2024

Bat Week
Thursday, Oct 24, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join the park's Naturalist to celebrate Bat Week with a presentation that will dispel myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal- just in time for Halloween! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Friday, October 25, 2024

Bat Week
Friday, Oct 25, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join the park's Naturalist to celebrate Bat Week with a presentation that will dispel myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal- just in time for Halloween! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Saturday, October 26, 2024

Bat Week
Saturday, Oct 26, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join the park's Naturalist to celebrate Bat Week with a presentation that will dispel myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal- just in time for Halloween! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Sunday, October 27, 2024

Bat Week
Sunday, Oct 27, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join the park's Naturalist to celebrate Bat Week with a presentation that will dispel myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal- just in time for Halloween! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Monday, October 28, 2024

Bat Week
Monday, Oct 28, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join the park's Naturalist to celebrate Bat Week with a presentation that will dispel myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal- just in time for Halloween! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Tuesday, October 29, 2024

Bat Week
Tuesday, Oct 29, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join the park's Naturalist to celebrate Bat Week with a presentation that will dispel myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal- just in time for Halloween! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Wednesday, October 30, 2024

Bat Week
Wednesday, Oct 30, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join the park's Naturalist to celebrate Bat Week with a presentation that will dispel myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal- just in time for Halloween! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Thursday, October 31, 2024

Bat Week
Thursday, Oct 31, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join the park's Naturalist to celebrate Bat Week with a presentation that will dispel myths and misconceptions about this misunderstood mammal- just in time for Halloween! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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