Tugaloo State Park

Saturday, September 3, 2016

Hidden Gems - Homesteaders and Moonshiners
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Meet the Naturalist at the Park office to embark upon a hike through the hills and hollers of Tugaloo State Park to uncover the hidden history surrounding the ruins of homes and stills dotted throughout the Park. We will be taking the Sassafras Trail located behind the office for a 2 mile round trip. Please wear sturdy shoes, and bring water. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.
Hidden Gem 
Feedin' the Snakes
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 6 PM to 7 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Whats' on the menu? Mice a la mode (For the snakes, not you, don't worry). Come and learn more about the hunting and feeding habits of these fascinating and often misunderstood animals. Featuring Barnaby the Grey Rat Snake, as well as Jules and Harvey the Cornsnakes. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, September 4, 2016

Feedin' the Snakes
Sunday, Sep 4, 2016 6 PM to 7 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Whats' on the menu? Mice a la mode (For the snakes, not you, don't worry). Come and learn more about the hunting and feeding habits of these fascinating and often misunderstood animals. Featuring Barnaby the Grey Rat Snake, as well as Jules and Harvey the Cornsnakes. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Mushroom Walk
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 9 AM to 11:30 AM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Come join the Naturalist and the Mushroom Club of Georgia to experience the hidden realm of the unsung heroes of the Natural World, Fungi! Meet at the Nature Hut for an interactive presentation, followed by an interpretive hike where you can put your new found knowledge to the test. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.
Get Outdoors Georgia 
Your State Parks Day - Shoreline Cleanup
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Meet the Ranger at the Park office to help celebrate your Georgia State Parks by helping us keep them beautiful. We will be walking around the cove behind the Park office picking up litter and trash. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.
Canoe Races -- Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Get your paddles ready folks, for a Your State Parks Day tradition; The Canoe Races in the Cove. Register by 3pm for your race. The races will be divided into age groups. Winners of each bracket will receive a prize. We will meet at the Park Office. (Max of ten participants, per age group) 706-356-4362.
Get Outdoors Georgia 
Sundown on the Trail -- Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 7 PM to 8 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Finish off the night by celebrating the Beauty of your Georgia State Parks by watching beautiful streaks of gold, orange, and purple dance upon the gentle waves of Lake Hartwell. Be sure to bring your camera on this 1/2 mile hike along the Crow Tree Trail. We will be meeting at the Nature Hut in the Campground Area. Wear sturdy shoes. 706-356-4362.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Harvest Happenings
Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 7 PM to 9 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Join us for a fun time at the amphitheater to celebrate the coming in of fall with hayrides and stories around the campfire. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.