Take Flight Events

F.D. Roosevelt State Park


Thursday, February 2, 2023

Homeschool In The Park: Arts & Crafts
Thursday, Feb 2, 2023 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Enjoy some fun nature-themed arts and crafts while using fun and new art media. Make your very own oil pastel tree cookie pendant, air-dry clay creation and more! Geared towards families who homeschool, any age welcome. Must pre-register. Meet at Group Shelter below Lake Deleanor Dam. $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Eye Spy scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Amazing Trees
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by to chat with a ranger. Investigate different part of trees. Test your tree IQ. Held at Trading Post. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Full Moon Night Hike
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join a ranger for an easy to moderate, 3.4-mile full moon hike along Overlook Loop. Bring a flashlight and water. Geared towards ages 10 & up. Meet at Callaway Country Store Overlook Parking lot. Must pre-register. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 11, 2023

Eye Spy scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. Team up for our on-site scavenger hunt. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM. Names of completed sheets will be entered into a drawing. Winners notified by phone to pick up prize. Free $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Amazing Trees
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by to chat with a ranger. Investigate different part of trees. Test your tree IQ. Held at Trading Post. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Celebrating Scouts Day Make A Walking Stick
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate National Scouting Day and make a bamboo walking stick with paracord grip. Pre-registration required to ensure enough materials. Meet at Group Shelter below the dam. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
National Scouts Day Hike
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 1 PM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join a ranger on a 3.4-mile, easy-moderate hike along our East End Loop. 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. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Broken Heart Archery
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 2 PM to 3:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Flying solo on Valentines Day? Join us for a special archery target shooting where you can shoot hearts and get candy. For ages 10 to adult. We provide basic instruction and equipment. Beginners welcome. Limited attendance of 12 per time slot. Pay and pre-register at Park Office. Park at Fishing Dock. Walk down to range. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, February 17, 2023

Homeschool At The Farm: The Furry, the Fuzzy, and the Hairy
Friday, Feb 17, 2023 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Who doesn’t love kitties, doggies, and bunny rabbits? Learn what all mammals have in common and what is different between them through fun games, crafts, and other activities. Get the opportunity to feel some real fur, see some real bones, and possibly pet a few live mammals big and small! $8 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Georgia’s Arbor Day Celebration Tree Cookie Craft
Friday, Feb 17, 2023 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Design and make tree cookie. Meet outside of Park Office. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Arbor Day Adventure Walk
Friday, Feb 17, 2023 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. Free. Meet at Carl’s Cove parking lot. Stroller-accessible. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 18, 2023

Georgia’s Arbor Day Celebration Tree Hike
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for a 5 mile hike through the forest to one of our largest trees on the park, Old Ferny. Meet at Cascade Falls trailhead. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Georgia’s Arbor Day Celebration Tree Cookie Craft
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Design and make tree cookie. Meet outside of Park Office. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Georgia’s Arbor Day Celebration Amazing Trees
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come learn basic facts about our amazing trees. Meet outside of Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, February 19, 2023

Sunrise Walk with a Ranger
Sunday, Feb 19, 2023 6:50 AM to 7:50 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Chat with a ranger and walk ½ mile in (1 mile total) to Buzzard’s Roost. Watch the sun rise (7:12am) and learn more about park. Coffee provided at the end. Stone amphitheater next to Park Office. Must pre-register. 6:45 AM check-in, 6:50-7:50 AM hike $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 25, 2023

Amazing Trees
Saturday, Feb 25, 2023 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by to chat with a ranger. Investigate different part of trees. Test your tree IQ. Held at Trading Post. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Basic Survival
Saturday, Feb 25, 2023 2 PM to 3:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Learn the basics of survival using the stuff in your pockets and your environment from guest speaker, Philip Morrison. Class touches upon shelter building, fire starting, water procurement, sanitation, food procurement, and wilderness medicine. Geared towards ages 8 to adult. Preregistration required. Location disclosed upon registration. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.