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Sweetwater Creek State Park


Sunday, May 26, 2024

Reptile Reception: Come Meet the Snakes
Sunday, May 26, 2024 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come meet our Corn Snake and Western Hognose, who will be serving the public as ambassador animals. This hands on learning opportunity explores the difference between a native and non native species, arboreal traits and fossorial traits, and everything else there is to know about our hognose and corn snake. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Reptile Reception: Come Meet the Snakes
Sunday, May 26, 2024 3 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come meet our Corn Snake and Western Hognose, who will be serving the public as ambassador animals. This hands on learning opportunity explores the difference between a native and non native species, arboreal traits and fossorial traits, and everything else there is to know about our hognose and corn snake. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Friday, May 31, 2024

Night Kayak- Sounds of the Marsh
Friday, May 31, 2024 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This is not suitible for first time kayakers. Venture through the tunnel and into the marsh as we hear a choir of night life. Bring a headlamp. Pro tips: bring water, a hat or bandanna. Be sure to wear bug spray. Waterproof bags recommended. There is a limited number of spaces pre-registration is required No children under age 16 45 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Friday, June 14, 2024

Morning Ecology Walk
Friday, Jun 14, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This easy, 2 mile hike, with mild terrain changes is an excellent choice for the nature enthusiasts, beginner hiker, or just anyone looking to hike with good company. This hike is a sampling of what the park has to offer from geology, to botany, to wildlife and even history. This hike is appropriate for all ages. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Beginners Kayaking
Friday, Jun 14, 2024 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This intro to kayaking course is limited to a small number of students at a time. We're starting with the absolute basics and working our way up from there. Ages 10+ all minors must be accompanied by an adult. Bring water, sunglasses and a hat. 40 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Sunday, June 16, 2024

Reptile Reception: Come Meet the Snakes
Sunday, Jun 16, 2024 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come meet our Corn Snake and Western Hognose, who will be serving the public as ambassador animals. This hands on learning opportunity explores the difference between a native and non native species, arboreal traits and fossorial traits, and everything else there is to know about our hognose and corn snake. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Reptile Reception: Come Meet the Snakes
Sunday, Jun 16, 2024 3 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come meet our Corn Snake and Western Hognose, who will be serving the public as ambassador animals. This hands on learning opportunity explores the difference between a native and non native species, arboreal traits and fossorial traits, and everything else there is to know about our hognose and corn snake. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Reptile Reception: Come Meet the Snakes
Sunday, Jun 16, 2024 4 PM to 4:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come meet our Corn Snake and Western Hognose, who will be serving the public as ambassador animals. This hands on learning opportunity explores the difference between a native and non native species, arboreal traits and fossorial traits, and everything else there is to know about our hognose and corn snake. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Sunday, June 23, 2024

Reptile Reception: Come Meet the Snakes
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come meet our Corn Snake and Western Hognose, who will be serving the public as ambassador animals. This hands on learning opportunity explores the difference between a native and non native species, arboreal traits and fossorial traits, and everything else there is to know about our hognose and corn snake. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Reptile Reception: Come Meet the Snakes
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024 3 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come meet our Corn Snake and Western Hognose, who will be serving the public as ambassador animals. This hands on learning opportunity explores the difference between a native and non native species, arboreal traits and fossorial traits, and everything else there is to know about our hognose and corn snake. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Reptile Reception: Come Meet the Snakes
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024 4 PM to 4:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come meet our Corn Snake and Western Hognose, who will be serving the public as ambassador animals. This hands on learning opportunity explores the difference between a native and non native species, arboreal traits and fossorial traits, and everything else there is to know about our hognose and corn snake. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Friday, June 28, 2024

Ecology Hike
Friday, Jun 28, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This easy, 2 mile hike, with mild terrain changes is an excellent choice for the nature enthusiasts, beginner hiker, or just anyone looking to hike with good company. This hike is a sampling of what the park has to offer from geology, to botany, to wildlife and even history. This hike is appropriate for all ages. 5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Creek Kayak Paddle
Friday, Jun 28, 2024 2 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Come kayak part of Sweetwater Creek Pro tips: bring water, a hat, sunglasses. Be sure to wear sunscreen and bug spray. Waterproof bags recommended. There is a limited number of spaces pre-registration is Required No children under age 16 $40 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Saturday, June 29, 2024

Explore the Park After Dark
Saturday, Jun 29, 2024 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Hi friends! Ever wonder what goes on in the park after dark? Well here's your chance to find out! This ranger led night hike is going to traverse the river corridor and examine wild life along the way. This hike is suitable for ages 18+ Please be sure to wear close toed shoes, dress appropriately for the weather and bring a flashlight or head lamp $10 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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