Fort Mountain State Park

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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Backyard Birds and Think INside the Box
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 12 PM to 2 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
At 12:00 PM stop by the Nature Nook for "Backyard Birds". Learn all about birds and how to identify numerous species from the area. Then at 1:00 PM "Think INside the Box" will introduce you to Bilbo, the box turtle and we will discuss box turtles and leaving wildlife wild. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Hidden Gem Waterfall Get Fit Level 2 Hike
Sunday 9 AM - 12 PM – Jun 25, 2017 until Aug 20, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a Ranger on this moderately strenuous hike. Hike will take around 2 hours and will be to the Hidden Gem Waterfall. If there has not been enough rain, the hike will be to the scenic view overlooking the Cold Spring Mountains on a combination of the Gahuti and Gold Mine Creek Trails. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Hidden Gem Soak It In 

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Geology Talk
Thursday 11 AM – Jun 29, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Come meet Louis. He will teach you all about geology, show some really awesome rocks and minerals and answer your geology questions! Meet by the beach, under the shelter. Look for the "Geology" sign. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Wildflower and Waterfall Get Fit Level 1 Hike
Sunday 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Jul 2, 2017 until Aug 13, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a Ranger on this easy to moderate hike around the Lake and Big Rock Trails. Hike will take around 1.5 hours. A great way to get fit while learning about the park and wildflowers. Wear closed toed shoes. Meet at the Group Shelter near the beach. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Soak It In 

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Fourth of July Parade
Tuesday, Jul 4, 2017 11 AM to 2 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Decorating will take place from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Visitors may decorate their bikes on their own, or use materials provided. Meet near the Group Shelter. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Hidden Gem Waterfall Get Fit Level 2 Hike
Sunday 9 AM - 12 PM – Jul 9, 2017 until Aug 20, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a Ranger on this moderately strenuous hike. Hike will take around 2 hours and will be to the Hidden Gem Waterfall. If there has not been enough rain, the hike will be to the scenic view overlooking the Cold Spring Mountains on a combination of the Gahuti and Gold Mine Creek Trails. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Hidden Gem Soak It In 

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Fort Mountain Monthly Volunteer Days
Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017 9 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Fort Mountain State Park will be offering a different volunteer each month. See additional event details for specific projects. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Wildflower and Waterfall Get Fit Level 1 Hike
Sunday 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Jul 16, 2017 until Aug 13, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a Ranger on this easy to moderate hike around the Lake and Big Rock Trails. Hike will take around 1.5 hours. A great way to get fit while learning about the park and wildflowers. Wear closed toed shoes. Meet at the Group Shelter near the beach. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Soak It In 

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Hidden Gem Waterfall Get Fit Level 2 Hike
Sunday 9 AM - 12 PM – Jul 23, 2017 until Aug 20, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a Ranger on this moderately strenuous hike. Hike will take around 2 hours and will be to the Hidden Gem Waterfall. If there has not been enough rain, the hike will be to the scenic view overlooking the Cold Spring Mountains on a combination of the Gahuti and Gold Mine Creek Trails. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Hidden Gem Soak It In 

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Wildflower and Waterfall Get Fit Level 1 Hike
Sunday 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Jul 30, 2017 until Aug 13, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a Ranger on this easy to moderate hike around the Lake and Big Rock Trails. Hike will take around 1.5 hours. A great way to get fit while learning about the park and wildflowers. Wear closed toed shoes. Meet at the Group Shelter near the beach. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Soak It In 

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Hidden Gem Waterfall Get Fit Level 2 Hike
Sunday 9 AM - 12 PM – Aug 6, 2017 until Aug 20, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a Ranger on this moderately strenuous hike. Hike will take around 2 hours and will be to the Hidden Gem Waterfall. If there has not been enough rain, the hike will be to the scenic view overlooking the Cold Spring Mountains on a combination of the Gahuti and Gold Mine Creek Trails. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Hidden Gem Soak It In 

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Wildflower and Waterfall Get Fit Level 1 Hike
Sunday 9:30 AM - 11 AM – Aug 13, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a Ranger on this easy to moderate hike around the Lake and Big Rock Trails. Hike will take around 1.5 hours. A great way to get fit while learning about the park and wildflowers. Wear closed toed shoes. Meet at the Group Shelter near the beach. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Soak It In 

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Fort Mountain Monthly Volunteer Days
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Fort Mountain State Park will be offering a different volunteer each month. See additional event details for specific projects. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Hidden Gem Waterfall Get Fit Level 2 Hike
Sunday 9 AM - 12 PM – Aug 20, 2017 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join a Ranger on this moderately strenuous hike. Hike will take around 2 hours and will be to the Hidden Gem Waterfall. If there has not been enough rain, the hike will be to the scenic view overlooking the Cold Spring Mountains on a combination of the Gahuti and Gold Mine Creek Trails. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Hidden Gem Soak It In 

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Mystery Mountain Marathon and 12 Miler
Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 8 AM to 5 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Marathon and 12-mile trail races traversing difficult, sometimes technical but stunningly beautiful trails, featuring panoramic views of fall foliage displayed on the surrounding mountains. Climbing and descending for more than 15,000 feet of elevation change. $35-$65 $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Fort Mountain Monthly Volunteer Days
Tuesday, Sep 26, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Fort Mountain State Park will be offering a different volunteer each month. See additional event details for specific projects. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Lake Trail Cleanup and Maintenance: Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 9 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
We will be giving the Lake Trail some tender loving care. You will be able to help with everything from picking up litter to installing new timbers to help prevent erosion. No parking pass necessary if volunteering with this project. 706-422-1932.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Fort Mountain Monthly Volunteer Days
Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Fort Mountain State Park will be offering a different volunteer each month. See additional event details for specific projects. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Fort Mountain Monthly Volunteer Days
Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Fort Mountain State Park will be offering a different volunteer each month. See additional event details for specific projects. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Fort Mountain Monthly Volunteer Days
Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Fort Mountain State Park will be offering a different volunteer each month. See additional event details for specific projects. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.