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Don Carter State Park
  Saturday, July 26, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Ranger Clint's Roving Adventures
Saturdays 9 AM - 5 PM – Jul 26, 2014 
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Ranger Clint spends a lot of time out visiting the guests inside the park on Saturdays between his classes. When you see his buggy driving around with the "Roving Ranger" sign on top, flag him down and see what fun he has in store. From a live animal to some bones and feathers or maybe a story about the park, he is always ready for fun. 0 plus $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Snakes Alive
Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 11 AM to 12 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Ranger will teach about some of the local snake species and their benefits to the park. Participants will also learn about non-native snakes and how they affect the environment. Meet at the visitor center upper parking lot. $5 plus $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
Get Outdoors Georgia Primitive Fire Making
Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 1 PM to 2 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Learn how to start a fire using multiple methods including flint and steel, Bow Drill and magnesium rod. Also, how to select fire tender and comparing natural tender to home made and store bought brands. $3 plus $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
Reptiles
Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 4 PM to 5 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Ranger Clint will introduce you to reptiles from all over the globe. You will see snakes, lizards and even a giant tarantula. This will be held at shelter 3 at the beach. Donations appreciated and go to the care of the animals in the show. $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
Back Porch Pickin' in the Breezeway
Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 7 PM to 8 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Join us at the Visitor Center to enjoy some of north Georgia's finest mountain music. Be sure to bring a chair. Arrive early to grab snacks and souvenirs from the gift shop. Donations for Pickers $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
  Sunday, July 27, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Intro to Canoe Fun
Sunday, Jul 27, 2014 11 AM to 2 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Participants will learn the basics of canoe safety and proper use of equipment and be lead on a paddle around the cove. $30 per boat. $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
Get Outdoors Georgia Terrapin Trail Hike
Sunday, Jul 27, 2014 3 PM to 4 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
A leisurely 2-mile hike on Terrapin Trail. Come prepared for a nice hike and some scenic views. You will also meet one of the park's resident creatures. $3 plus $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Snakes Alive
Sunday, Jul 27, 2014 5 PM to 6 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Ranger will teach about some of the local snake species and their benefits to the park. Participants will also learn about non-native snakes and how they affect the environment. Meet at the visitor center upper parking lot. $5 plus $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
  Saturday, August 9, 2014
Back Porch Pickin' in the Breezeway
Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 7 PM to 8 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Join us at the Visitor Center to enjoy some of north Georgia's finest mountain music. Be sure to bring a chair. Arrive early to grab snacks and souvenirs from the gift shop. Donations for Pickers $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
  Saturday, August 23, 2014
Back Porch Pickin' in the Breezeway
Saturday, Aug 23, 2014 7 PM to 8 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
Join us at the Visitor Center to enjoy some of north Georgia's finest mountain music. Be sure to bring a chair. Arrive early to grab snacks and souvenirs from the gift shop. Donations for Pickers $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
  Saturday, September 27, 2014
Chattahoochee Mountain Music Festival
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 12 PM to 7 PM
Don Carter State Park - Gainesville, GA
What welcomes the first weekend in fall more than an afternoon in the park with live old time music, arts and crafts vendors and good food. Join us for the first annual Chattahoochee Mountain Music Festival. $5 parking. 678-450-7726.
 

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