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Cloudland Canyon State Park


Saturday, February 24, 2024

Turtles of Georgia
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 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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Going Deep: Geology of the Canyon Bottom
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic strata of the canyon from the bottom up in this advanced look at the rocks and minerals that make up the lower part of the canyon. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive to the lower Sitton Gulch Trailhead. This is a moderate 2-mile hike. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Saturday, Feb 24, 2024 1 PM to 3 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.

Sunday, February 25, 2024

Leapin' Lizards
Sunday, Feb 25, 2024 10 AM to 11 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Going Deep: Geology of the Canyon Bottom
Sunday, Feb 25, 2024 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic strata of the canyon from the bottom up in this advanced look at the rocks and minerals that make up the lower part of the canyon. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive to the lower Sitton Gulch Trailhead. This is a moderate 2-mile hike. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
West Rim Hike
Sunday, Feb 25, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join us for a moderately strenuous, 3 mile trek. This hike offers scenic views from the many rocky outcrops along the trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Monday, February 26, 2024

Turtles of Georgia
Monday, Feb 26, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Going Deep: Geology of the Canyon Bottom
Monday, Feb 26, 2024 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic strata of the canyon from the bottom up in this advanced look at the rocks and minerals that make up the lower part of the canyon. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive to the lower Sitton Gulch Trailhead. This is a moderate 2-mile hike. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
In Search of the Lost Cord
Monday, Feb 26, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Snakes of Georgia
Tuesday, Feb 27, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
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. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Bear Creek Hike
Tuesday, Feb 27, 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.

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024 10 AM to 12 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.
Holey Ground: Caves and Karst of the Cumberland Plateau
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
­Cloudland Canyon is Georgia's only state park that lies within the Cumberland Plateau, and the only one that contains caves. This 1 hour presentation in the interpretive center 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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In Search of the Lost Cord
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Thursday, February 29, 2024

Leapin' Lizards
Thursday, Feb 29, 2024 10 AM to 11 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Bats
Thursday, Feb 29, 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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Friday, March 1, 2024

Snakes of Georgia
Friday, Mar 1, 2024 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
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. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Turtles of Georgia
Friday, Mar 1, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
West Rim Hike
Friday, Mar 1, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join us for a moderately strenuous, 3 mile trek. This hike offers scenic views from the many rocky outcrops along the trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, March 2, 2024

Leapin' Lizards
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 

Sunday, March 3, 2024

What's Blooming in Sitton Gulch
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The wildflowers in Sitton Gulch are in bloom! Come see what's up along the Sitton Gulch Trail. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive down the mountain to the lower trailhead. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Going Deep: Geology of the Canyon Bottom
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic strata of the canyon from the bottom up in this advanced look at the rocks and minerals that make up the lower part of the canyon. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive to the lower Sitton Gulch Trailhead. This is a moderate 2-mile hike. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Monday, March 4, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Monday, Mar 4, 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.
Leapin' Lizards
Monday, Mar 4, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Winter Greenery: Evergreens of Cloudland Canyon
Monday, Mar 4, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
This guided, mostly flat, 1.5 mile walk along the Overlook Trail introduces you to some of the trees and plants that stay green all year long. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Turtles of Georgia
Tuesday, Mar 5, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
In Search of the Lost Cord
Tuesday, Mar 5, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Thursday, March 7, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Thursday, Mar 7, 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.
Leapin' Lizards
Thursday, Mar 7, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 

Friday, March 8, 2024

Boxed In
Friday, Mar 8, 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
What's Blooming in Sitton Gulch
Friday, Mar 8, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The wildflowers in Sitton Gulch are in bloom! Come see what's up along the Sitton Gulch Trail. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive down the mountain to the lower trailhead. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, March 9, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Saturday, Mar 9, 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.
What's Blooming in Sitton Gulch
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The wildflowers in Sitton Gulch are in bloom! Come see what's up along the Sitton Gulch Trail. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive down the mountain to the lower trailhead. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Frogs of Northwest Georgia
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Everybody loves frogs. and northwest Georgia has more than a dozen species that you'll become acquainted with in this program. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
In Search of the Lost Cord
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 
Going Deep: Geology of the Canyon Bottom
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic strata of the canyon from the bottom up in this advanced look at the rocks and minerals that make up the lower part of the canyon. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive to the lower Sitton Gulch Trailhead. This is a moderate 2-mile hike. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Sunday, March 10, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Sunday, Mar 10, 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.
Leapin' Lizards
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
What's Blooming in Sitton Gulch
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The wildflowers in Sitton Gulch are in bloom! Come see what's up along the Sitton Gulch Trail. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive down the mountain to the lower trailhead. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Monday, March 11, 2024

Turtles of Georgia
Monday, Mar 11, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 

Tuesday, March 12, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Tuesday, Mar 12, 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.
West Rim Hike
Tuesday, Mar 12, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join us for a moderately strenuous, 3 mile trek. This hike offers scenic views from the many rocky outcrops along the trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Winter Greenery: Evergreens of Cloudland Canyon
Tuesday, Mar 12, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
This guided, mostly flat, 1.5 mile walk along the Overlook Trail introduces you to some of the trees and plants that stay green all year long. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Snakes of Georgia
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2024 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
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. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Frogs of Northwest Georgia
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Everybody loves frogs. and northwest Georgia has more than a dozen species that you'll become acquainted with in this program. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 

Thursday, March 14, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Thursday, Mar 14, 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.
Boxed In
Thursday, Mar 14, 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Going Deep: Geology of the Canyon Bottom
Thursday, Mar 14, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic strata of the canyon from the bottom up in this advanced look at the rocks and minerals that make up the lower part of the canyon. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive to the lower Sitton Gulch Trailhead. This is a moderate 2-mile hike. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Cawwwwl of the Corvids
Thursday, Mar 14, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Crows are among the most intelligent animals on the planet, come learn about them and how some cultures viewed them around the world. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Friday, March 15, 2024

Tied up in Knots
Friday, Mar 15, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn some of the most useful knots to use around your campsite during this short, hands-on program. All ages welcome. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, March 16, 2024

Durham Mines Fossil Search
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Park Naturalists will be leading a trip to the Durham Mines section of the Lula Lake Land Trust area to search for fossils from the Carboniferous Period. There is a ten-participant limit for this program. There is a $5.00 charge for this program, plus a $5.00 fee to park at the LLLT site. Meet at the LLLT parking area on Durham Road. There is an additional $5 Fee. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Sunday, March 17, 2024

Snakes of Georgia
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
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. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
What's Blooming in Sitton Gulch
Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The wildflowers in Sitton Gulch are in bloom! Come see what's up along the Sitton Gulch Trail. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive down the mountain to the lower trailhead. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Monday, March 18, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Monday, Mar 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.
Cawwwwl of the Corvids
Monday, Mar 18, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Crows are among the most intelligent animals on the planet, come learn about them and how some cultures viewed them around the world. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Turtles of Georgia
Tuesday, Mar 19, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Bear Creek Hike
Tuesday, Mar 19, 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.

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

What's Blooming in Sitton Gulch
Wednesday, Mar 20, 2024 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The wildflowers in Sitton Gulch are in bloom! Come see what's up along the Sitton Gulch Trail. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive down the mountain to the lower trailhead. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Frogs of Northwest Georgia
Wednesday, Mar 20, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Everybody loves frogs. and northwest Georgia has more than a dozen species that you'll become acquainted with in this program. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 

Thursday, March 21, 2024

World Planting Day
Thursday, Mar 21, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
In celebration of ‘World Planting Day’ we will be dedicating our new bog garden, featuring carnivorous plants as well as other bog-loving species. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Tied up in Knots
Thursday, Mar 21, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn some of the most useful knots to use around your campsite during this short, hands-on program. All ages welcome. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 
Bear Creek Hike
Thursday, Mar 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.

Friday, March 22, 2024

Turtles of Georgia
Friday, Mar 22, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
West Rim Hike
Friday, Mar 22, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join us for a moderately strenuous, 3 mile trek. This hike offers scenic views from the many rocky outcrops along the trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, March 23, 2024

Turtles of Georgia
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
In Search of the Lost Cord
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 
Snakes of Georgia
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 1 PM to 1:45 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
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. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Tied up in Knots
Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn some of the most useful knots to use around your campsite during this short, hands-on program. All ages welcome. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Sunday, March 24, 2024

West Rim Hike
Sunday, Mar 24, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Join us for a moderately strenuous, 3 mile trek. This hike offers scenic views from the many rocky outcrops along the trail. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Monday, March 25, 2024

Boxed In
Monday, Mar 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Going Deep: Geology of the Canyon Bottom
Monday, Mar 25, 2024 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Explore the geologic strata of the canyon from the bottom up in this advanced look at the rocks and minerals that make up the lower part of the canyon. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive to the lower Sitton Gulch Trailhead. This is a moderate 2-mile hike. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Tuesday, Mar 26, 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.
Tied up in Knots
Tuesday, Mar 26, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn some of the most useful knots to use around your campsite during this short, hands-on program. All ages welcome. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Let's ROCK: Geology Hike
Wednesday, Mar 27, 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.
Snakes of Georgia
Wednesday, Mar 27, 2024 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
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. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Bear Creek Hike
Wednesday, Mar 27, 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.

Thursday, March 28, 2024

Snakes of Georgia
Thursday, Mar 28, 2024 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
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. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Cawwwwl of the Corvids
Thursday, Mar 28, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Crows are among the most intelligent animals on the planet, come learn about them and how some cultures viewed them around the world. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 
Boxed In
Thursday, Mar 28, 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Winter Greenery: Evergreens of Cloudland Canyon
Thursday, Mar 28, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
This guided, mostly flat, 1.5 mile walk along the Overlook Trail introduces you to some of the trees and plants that stay green all year long. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Friday, March 29, 2024

What's Blooming in Sitton Gulch
Friday, Mar 29, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
The wildflowers in Sitton Gulch are in bloom! Come see what's up along the Sitton Gulch Trail. Meet at the Interpretive Center, then we'll drive down the mountain to the lower trailhead. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Frogs of Northwest Georgia
Friday, Mar 29, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Everybody loves frogs. and northwest Georgia has more than a dozen species that you'll become acquainted with in this program. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
In Search of the Lost Cord
Friday, Mar 29, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn to make cords from the fibre of the Filamental Yucca plant in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to prepare the fibres and braid them into a wearable bracelet! $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, March 30, 2024

Turtles of Georgia
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 10 AM to 10:30 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.
Accessible Event Tales of Scales Event 
Cawwwwl of the Corvids
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 1 PM to 1:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Crows are among the most intelligent animals on the planet, come learn about them and how some cultures viewed them around the world. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Sunday, March 31, 2024

Tied up in Knots
Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Learn some of the most useful knots to use around your campsite during this short, hands-on program. All ages welcome. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, April 6, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Saturday, Apr 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.

Sunday, April 7, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Sunday, Apr 7, 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.

Sunday, April 14, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Sunday, Apr 14, 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.

Sunday, April 21, 2024

Earth Day Hike
Sunday, Apr 21, 2024 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Celebrate Earth Day on this Ranger-led hike from the Interpretive Center to the Meadowlands. This is a moderate hike $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, April 27, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Saturday, Apr 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.

Sunday, April 28, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Sunday, Apr 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.

Friday, May 17, 2024

National Endangered Species Awareness Day
Friday, May 17, 2024 1 PM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Many plants and animals around the world are in decline from a variety of threats. This program will explain some of those and highlight some of the conservation issues we are facing here in the park. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
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Saturday, June 1, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Saturday, Jun 1, 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.

Sunday, June 2, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Sunday, Jun 2, 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.

Thursday, June 6, 2024

National Caves and Karst Day
Thursday, Jun 6, 2024 9 AM to 11:30 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Cloudland Canyon is the only state park in Ga. that contains caves. Learn why this area is riddled with holes on this short walk to the entrances of one of the park’s caves. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.

Saturday, June 8, 2024

Sitton's Cave Adventures
Saturday, Jun 8, 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event 

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.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event 

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.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event 

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.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event 

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.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event 

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.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event 

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.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event 

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.
Accessible Event Take Flight Event