Richard B. Russell State Park

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Saturday, April 15, 2017

Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 15, 2017 10 AM to 11 AM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
We will be hiding 500 Easter Eggs as well as 10 Golden Eggs on the disc golf course. If you are lucky enough to find a Golden Egg you will win an Easter Surprise! We will have two age groups: 5 and under and ages 6-12. $5 parking. 706-213-2045.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Introduction to Canoeing
Saturday, Jul 8, 2017 5 PM to 6:30 PM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Join us for a ranger lead canoeing class. We will go over the parts of a canoe and how to safely move through the water, before enjoying an evening paddle on Lake Russell. Meet at the beach area. Limited space available. Please make a reservation by calling the park office or sending an e-mail to Jamie.Madden@dnr.ga.gov. $5 parking. 706-213-2045.
Soak It In 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Tri the Parks Triathlon
Saturday, Jul 29, 2017 7:30 AM to 11 AM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Events consist of swim, bike and run courses at the park and the surrounding community. This is the 17th annual race at the park and draws almost 300 athletes from across Georgia, South Carolina and beyond. $5 parking. 706-213-2045.