F.D. Roosevelt State Park

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Swimming Lessons Session III
Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 8 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet us at the Liberty Bell Pool. Three swim sessions to choose from; 8 classes, three ability levels each 30 min to 1 hr class. Level 1 8:00-8:30, Level 2 8:45-9:30, Level 3 9:45-10:30.Dates Session III: July 18,19,20,20,25,26,27,28. Must pre-register and pre-pay at the park office. Level 1 $30;Level II & III $50 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, July 29, 2016

Bluebirds and Butterflies
Friday, Jul 29, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. Short walk. Brief talk on basics of attracting both to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Friday Night Frog Walk
Friday, Jul 29, 2016 8:15 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet at the Large Group Camp -10 minutes fr/campground for an half-mile walk. Listen to an amphibian concert. Look for eggs, tadpoles, and adults. Learn who is splashing about. Geared towards ages 4 & up. Not stroller accessible. No lakeside restroom. Bring flashlight. Pay at office and bring receipt or pay onsite correct change. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Fairy House Playground Workshop-National Get Outdoors Day
Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Invite a local woods fairy or pixie to your own backyard with cleverly built, natural furniture or playground structures guaranteed to attract. $5 per person. Correct change on-site or pay at office and bring receipt. Meet at Fishing dock on Lake Delanor in the campground. Cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Water Wonders - National Get Outdoors Day
Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 2 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Drop by and dip in to see what inhabitants live in our lakes. We provide nets, viewing scopes, and lots of interesting discoveries. Children must be accompanied by adults. Next to fishing dock on Lake Delanor. Please, correct change only. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Campers To Campers Game Challenge
Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for a team trivia challenge about camping. A fun, hybrid of Family Feud and Apples to Apples. All ages welcome PRIZES! Meet at shelter next to the campground Trading Post. $1 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Jul 31, 2016 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Pine Mountain Trail Summer Ramble
Saturday, Aug 6, 2016 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join PMT guides for a summer adventure along the Pine Mountain Ridge and down to the Liberty Bell Pool. Transportation provided back to your vehicle. Meet at the FDR Park office on hwy 190;3.0 moderate miles. Bring water and snack;geared towards ages 8 and older. Pack your swimsuit for a dip afterwards. $5 swimming pool entry. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bluebirds and Butterflies
Saturday, Aug 6, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. Short walk. Brief talk on basics of attracting both to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Aug 6, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Stream Walk
Saturday, Aug 6, 2016 4 PM to 5:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Take a short woodland walk to Mountain Creek. Discover our aquatic inhabitants. We provide nets, viewing scopes and lots of interesting discoveries. Geared towards adults & families w/ children ages 4 & up. $2 exact change $5 parking. 706-663-4656.
Mermaid Swim
Saturday, Aug 6, 2016 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Mermaid Haley in the Liberty Bell pool for a magical swim and special “submarine” snacks and drinks. Open to all age swimmers. One chaperone per swimmer allowed in the pool area. Must pre-register & pre-pay. No walk-ins. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Naturalist by the Lake
Sunday, Aug 7, 2016 10 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet the naturalist and check out wildflower, fish, butterfly or new discoveries for the day. Drop in at the boathouse next to the Fishing Dock in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Bluebirds and Butterflies
Saturday, Aug 13, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. Short walk. Brief talk on basics of attracting both to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Aug 13, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Stream Walk
Saturday, Aug 13, 2016 4 PM to 5:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Take a short woodland walk to Mountain Creek. Discover our aquatic inhabitants. We provide nets, viewing scopes and lots of interesting discoveries. Geared towards adults & families w/ children ages 4 & up. $2 exact change $5 parking. 706-663-4656.

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Naturalist by the Lake
Sunday, Aug 14, 2016 10 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet the naturalist and check out wildflower, fish, butterfly or new discoveries for the day. Drop in at the boathouse next to the Fishing Dock in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Corn Moon Ramble
Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 8 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the naturalist for a full moon, night walk along a 1 mile trail. Listen for owls and look for bats and spiders. Enjoy the full moon rising. Not stroller accessible. Wear walking shoes. Bring flashlights. Meet next to the Trading Post in the Campground. $2 exact change $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Petsmart Bark Camp I
Saturday, Aug 20, 2016 10 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Splash in the lake, play games, discover sights and sounds on the trail. Learn obedience, nutrition, and grooming tips. Must pre-regsiter and pre-pay. Bring a picnic lunch, drink, towel,folding chair and written proof of current shots. Humans are asked to bring pet food for local pet pantry. Meet at the Small Group Camp near the stables. $20 per dog $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Get Outdoors Georgia 
Bluebirds and Butterflies
Saturday, Aug 20, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. Short walk. Brief talk on basics of attracting both to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Aug 20, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Stream Walk
Saturday, Aug 20, 2016 4 PM to 5:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Take a short woodland walk to Mountain Creek. Discover our aquatic inhabitants. We provide nets, viewing scopes and lots of interesting discoveries. Geared towards adults & families w/ children ages 4 & up. $2 exact change $5 parking. 706-663-4656.

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Naturalist by the Lake
Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 10 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet the naturalist and check out wildflower, fish, butterfly or new discoveries for the day. Drop in at the boathouse next to the Fishing Dock in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Friday, August 26, 2016

Homeschool In The Park Day: Stream Study
Friday, Aug 26, 2016 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for an exciting discovery geared towards families who homeschool. Using nets, strainers and microscopes we will discover small vertebrates and macroinvertebrates in the stream. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the park on your own afterwards. Meet at the playground below the dam in the campground. $5 per child ages 4 & up. Parents free. Extra adults $5 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Bluebirds and Butterflies
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. Short walk. Brief talk on basics of attracting both to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Stream Walk
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 4 PM to 5:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Take a short woodland walk to Mountain Creek. Discover our aquatic inhabitants. We provide nets, viewing scopes and lots of interesting discoveries. Geared towards adults & families w/ children ages 4 & up. $2 exact change $5 parking. 706-663-4656.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Naturalist by the Lake
Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 10 AM to 2 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet the naturalist and check out wildflower, fish, butterfly or new discoveries for the day. Drop in at the boathouse next to the Fishing Dock in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 3, 2016

5 K and 1 Mile Red Fox Fun Run
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 7 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Run like a fox on this campground course. Open to all ages. Prizes. Must pre-register and pre-pay at park office or register on park website form and email it in, then call park office with CC information. Sign up and pay by Aug 25 for shirt; Check-in at Boathouse at Lake Delanor in campground. $10-$25 $15 early group (6 or more) $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Volunteer to Help Us with the Labor Day Pool Splash Celebration
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 9 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us conduct poolside games and activities for the whole family. Contact the park office for more information and to sign up. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Pine Mountain Trail Summer Ramble
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the Pine Mountain Trail Association members for a summer adventure along the Pine Mountain Ridge. This 2.9 mile ramble along Sawtooth Trail begins at Mollyhugger Hill Parking Lot. It ends at Fox Den Cove. Bring water and a snack. Geared towards ages 8 and older. Transportation back to vehicle provided. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Cool Pool Summer Splash Celebration
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come splash with us! Food, fun activities like corn hole and volleyball, contests, and prizes for the whole family. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. DJ poolside from 1-3PM. $2 - $5. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, September 4, 2016

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Sep 4, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Dog Splash & Luau at the Liberty Bell Pool
Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Unleash the fun as dogs get to swim in our pool before it closes for the season. On-going music and activities. Contests every 30 minutes include dog limbo, swimsuit, best splash, and best trick. Prizes. Vet question and answer table. No humans allowed in the pool. Sponsored by Columbus Area Petsmart. Pre-register at office. Walk-ins welcome. $8 per dog. Humans free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Sunday, September 11, 2016

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Sep 11, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Grandparent's Day Celebration
Sunday, Sep 11, 2016 2 PM to 3:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Bring grandma and grandpa to the park. Play our hands-on, interactive nature bingo game. Meet wild animals. Win prizes, and have fun with your grandparents. All ages welcome. Snacks and drinks provided. Must pre-register. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Friday, September 16, 2016

Sprouts In The Park: Seeds
Friday, Sep 16, 2016 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join our new nature club with hands-on discoveries for toddlers ages 2-4 and their caregivers. In September we investigate all kinds of seeds. Bring a stroller and picnic to enjoy in the park after the class. Must pre-register and pre-pay. Meets at the picnic shelter below the dam in the campground. $5 children; Adults free. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Survival Skills I
Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join instructor, Jimmy Culpepper, for an exciting hands-on skills class. Learn basic outdoor adventure prep, natural hazards, fire building, water purification and lost prevention. Geared towards adults or families with kids ages 12 and up. Bring water. Must pre-register. No walk-ins. Meet at the wooden amphitheater across from the Group Shelter. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Bird Walk with Dr. Birkhead
Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 9 AM to 10 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join us for a stroll along the woodland edges to listen and look for feathered friends. Bring binoculars or share park loaners. We provide a check list. Meet at the Boat House on Lake Delanor in the campground. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Bluebirds and Butterflies
Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Help us monitor our bluebird nest boxes and check on our butterfly garden. Short walk. Brief talk on basics of attracting both to your yard. Handouts provided. Meet at the Park Office. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
One Fish, Glow Fish
Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Bring your pole or borrow ours and meet us by the lake for an evening fishing adventure. We provide bait and fishing tips. Adults must accompany children. Pay at office and bring receipt or pay correct change on-site. Meet at Lake Delanor Fishing Dock in the campground. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Discover the Outdoors
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 10 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet a turtle. Talk to a naturalist. Learn how to build a fire. Volunteers and staff onboard to share great info on wildlife and outdoor skills. Learning stations. Discovery tables. Live reptiles. Hands-on fun for kids and adults. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Eye Spy 20 Camera Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Start anytime. No time limit. Team up (2-6 people) and compete in our on-site scavenger hunt with your camera or phone. Pick up checklist/rules at the park office anytime. Pictures must be brought to office with checklist by 4PM Sunday. Prizes. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Kids Fishing Rodeo at the Liberty Bell Pool
Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Sign up for catfish fishing and fun activities. Event includes hotdog lunch, special gift, door prizes, bait. No outside bait is allowed. Bring one pole per child. There is a 3-fish limit. Must pre-register and pre-pay. Limited space. Open to ages 4-12. One chaperone per child free. Meets at the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. Children $10- One adult free per child. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Going Caching 2016
Thursday, Oct 13, 2016 9 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come join us for a 4-days geocache Mega event. The theme is "Steam Punk Time Travel," blending history with a whole lot of time travel mystery. Loads of new geocaches are now making their way through time portals and await your arrival. Details and registration at geocaching.com. Varies plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Friday, October 14, 2016

Going Caching 2016
Friday, Oct 14, 2016 9 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come join us for a 4-days geocache Mega event. The theme is "Steam Punk Time Travel," blending history with a whole lot of time travel mystery. Loads of new geocaches are now making their way through time portals and await your arrival. Details and registration at geocaching.com. Varies plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Saturday, October 15, 2016

Going Caching 2016
Saturday, Oct 15, 2016 9 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come join us for a 4-days geocache Mega event. The theme is "Steam Punk Time Travel," blending history with a whole lot of time travel mystery. Loads of new geocaches are now making their way through time portals and await your arrival. Details and registration at geocaching.com. Varies plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Sunday, October 16, 2016

Going Caching 2016
Sunday, Oct 16, 2016 9 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Come join us for a 4-days geocache Mega event. The theme is "Steam Punk Time Travel," blending history with a whole lot of time travel mystery. Loads of new geocaches are now making their way through time portals and await your arrival. Details and registration at geocaching.com. Varies plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Saturday, October 29, 2016

Fall Celebration
Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 6 PM to 9:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Participate in pumpkin carving and campsite decorating contests and trick or treating at dark. Event held in the campground. RV and tent campers who hand out candy receive a 10% discount off their stay. Some contests require a fee and pre-registration. Contact the park office for more information. varies for contests $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Lake Paddle with Santa
Saturday, Dec 17, 2016 2 PM to 3:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join Santa’s flotilla on Lake Delanor. Hot chocolate & cookies included. We provide Santa & basic paddle instruction for canoe, kayak, jon boat or paddleboat. Must pre-register, prepay & pick up jackets & paddles at the park office. Limited space. Dress for the weather. Meet at Fishing Dock. $10 ages 4 & up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.