Crooked River State Park

Friday, December 9, 2016

Sunset Boat Cruise
Friday, Dec 9, 2016 4:30 PM to 6 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River while watching the sunset over the river. Limited space, pre-registration required by 8:00 PM the day prior to the cruise. Please call the Park Office to register. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Interpretive Boat Cruise
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 9 AM to 10:30 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River with a park ranger. Learn about birds, dolphin, and marine creatures that inhabit this unique and important ecosystem. Limited space, pre-registration required by 8:00 PM the day prior to cruise. Call the park office to register. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 2 PM to 3 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make south Georgia their home. Learn about some of their habits and behaviors to better understand why they are important to our world. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Friday, December 16, 2016

Sunset Boat Cruise
Friday, Dec 16, 2016 4:30 PM to 6 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River while watching the sunset over the river. Limited space, pre-registration required by 8:00 PM the day prior to the cruise. Please call the Park Office to register. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Wildlife of Our World
Saturday, Dec 17, 2016 1 PM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make south Georgia their home. Learn about some of their habits and behaviors to better understand why they are important to our world. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Local History Boat Cruise
Saturday, Dec 17, 2016 2 PM to 5 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise along the Crooked and St Marys River systems. Learn local history and unique historical sites along Camden County's water ways. Limited space, pre-registration required by 8:00 PM on the day prior to the cruise. Call the Park Office to register. $40.00/person $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Christmas at the Park
Saturday, Dec 17, 2016 3 PM to 6 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Come to the new group shelter for our grand ribbon cutting. After the cutting, enjoy cookies and hot chocolate with Santa and hayrides around the park. All ages are welcome to join in the holiday fun. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Friday, December 23, 2016

Sunset Boat Cruise
Friday, Dec 23, 2016 4:30 PM to 6 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River while watching the sunset over the river. Limited space, pre-registration required by 8:00 PM the day prior to the cruise. Please call the Park Office to register. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Local History Boat Cruise
Tuesday, Dec 27, 2016 9 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise along the Crooked and St Marys River systems. Learn local history and unique historical sites along Camden County's water ways. Limited space, pre-registration required by 8:00 PM on the day prior to the cruise. Call the Park Office to register. $40.00/person $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Magnificent Marsh Kayak Trip
Tuesday, Dec 27, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
What better way is there to experience the marshes around Crooked River than to kayak? This low-tide, four-mile loop paddle is great for beginners. You'll even have a chance to stretch your legs as you explore sandbars and enjoy the scenery. Reservations are required by 8:00 PM the day prior to the paddle. $35 Single; $45 Tandem. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Nature and Birding Hike
Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet at the Sempervirens Trailhead for a ranger led hike to learn about the coastal environment. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Beach Combing Cruise
Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise to one of the pristine beaches in the area with a park ranger. Learn about birds and marine creatures that inhabit this unique and important ecosystem. Please be prepared to get your feet wet. Limited space, registration required by 8:00 PM the day before the cruise. $40 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Wildlife of Our World
Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 1 PM to 2 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet and greet the animals who make south Georgia their home. Learn about some of their habits and behaviors to better understand why they are important to our world. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Magnificent Marsh Kayak Trip
Thursday, Dec 29, 2016 2:15 PM to 5:15 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
What better way is there to experience the marshes around Crooked River than to kayak? This low-tide, four-mile loop paddle is great for beginners. You'll even have a chance to stretch your legs as you explore sandbars and enjoy the scenery. Reservations are required by 8:00 PM the day prior to the paddle. $35 Single; $45 Tandem. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Sunset Boat Cruise
Thursday, Dec 29, 2016 4:30 PM to 6 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River while watching the sunset over the river. Limited space, pre-registration required by 8:00 PM the day prior to the cruise. Please call the Park Office to register. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Friday, December 30, 2016

Interpretive Boat Cruise
Friday, Dec 30, 2016 9 AM to 10:30 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River with a park ranger. Learn about birds, dolphin, and marine creatures that inhabit this unique and important ecosystem. Limited space, pre-registration required by 8:00 PM the day prior to cruise. Call the park office to register. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Stupendous Snakes
Friday, Dec 30, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Meet the snakes that make the Nature Center their home then enjoy a fun craft. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, December 31, 2016

Sunset Boat Cruise (Adults Only)
Saturday, Dec 31, 2016 4:30 PM to 6 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a boat cruise on Crooked River while watching the sunset over the river! Pre-registration required by noon on Friday, December 5th. Please call the Park Office to register (912-882-5256). Must be 18 years or older. $30.00 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

First Day Hike at Crooked River
Sunday, Jan 1, 2017 1 PM to 3 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Greet the New Year with a "First Day" hike. Vistas include wetland habitats plus our unique longleaf pine/saw palmetto ecosystem. Enjoy the great outdoors, camaraderie on the trail, and party hats. Please pay at the Park Office. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.

Monday, January 2, 2017

Nature Nuts Camp
Monday, Jan 2, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
This camp is for all the nature nuts out there that are interested in learning more about everything found at Crooked River. We will hike and explore in the park and learn about everything we find. Limited space, pre-registration required. K - 8th grade. $40.00 per student $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Nature Nuts Camp
Tuesday, Jan 3, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
This camp is for all the nature nuts out there that are interested in learning more about everything found at Crooked River. We will hike and explore in the park and learn about everything we find. Limited space, pre-registration required. K - 8th grade. $40.00 per student $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Monday, January 16, 2017

Predators Nature Camp
Monday, Jan 16, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
School's out and parents are invited to send their K - 8th graders to nature camp. Children will explore the different food chains found on the park. We will learn about the top predators and what adaptations help them to survive. Bring snacks, sack lunch, and drinks. Limited space, pre-registration required. $10.00 per student for half day or $25.00 for full day. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Monday, February 20, 2017

Eco-Discovery Nature Camp
Monday, Feb 20, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
This camp is for all the nature nuts out there that are interested in learning more about the ecosystems that are found at Crooked River. We will hike and explore in the different habitats found on the park and learn how they are different. Bring snacks, sack lunch, and drinks. Limited space, pre-registration required. K - 8th grade. $10.00 per student for half day or $25.00 for full day. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Friday, March 3, 2017

Astronomy Nature Camp
Friday, Mar 3, 2017 8 AM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
We will explore the solar system and beyond. On Saturday, March 4th, Crooked River will host an evening Astronomy program so students can return with parents to view the night sky with telescopes. Bring snacks, sack lunch, and drinks. Limited space, pre-registration required. K - 8th grade $10.00 per student for half day or $25.00 for full day $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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