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Tons of Fun Events
  Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Wednesday, Apr 16, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, April 17, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Apr 17, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, April 18, 2014
Twilight Paddle
Friday, Apr 18, 2014 5:30 PM to 7 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore Lake Rutledge on this Ranger-Guided Twilight Paddle. As we scan the sky and woods for wildlife, and watch the changing colors on the water as the sun sets. A guide will interpret the role the CCC made in creating this great park in the 1930s. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, April 19, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 9 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join us for an Easter egg hunt at Fort Yargo at the Turtle Creek Trail. The trail begins at the tennis court area. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Georgia Veterans Easter Egg-Stravaganza
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 9 AM
Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
Come join us for one of the biggest Easter egg hunts around. Over 3,000 eggs will be available for children to find, each with a treat inside. More Easter activities will be taking place throughout the day. Call for more information. $5 parking. 229-276-2371.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Earth Day and Spring EGGtravanganza
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 10 AM to 9 PM
James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park - Summerville, GA
Earth Day is just around the corner, so spend the day learning about Mother Earth. Programs include guided hikes, recycled crafts, wildlife presentations, and stick around that afternoon for an Easter Egg hunt. During the evening we will be hosting a Campfire, so bring your best skits, songs, and of course Marshmallows $5 parking. 706-857-0826.
Tons of Fun 
Easter Eggstravaganza
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 11 AM to 9 PM
Little Ocmulgee State Park and Lodge - Helena, GA
Hunt for Easter Eggs and Easter Treasure on the park. Meet some live cute baby animals. Paint an Easter suncatcher, scratch off a colorful egg, color an Easter magnet and make a small birdhouse. Finish the day with a night hike. $2-$10 plus $5 parking. 229-868-7474 ext. 6052.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Baskets, Eggs and Rabbits
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Ages 3 - 10 will create their own Easter baskets then go on a egg scavenger hunt looking for clues through the woods. We will finish with the 4-H Bunny Club sharing their rabbits. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Spring Butterfly Hike
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join a park ranger when many flowers are in bloom and butterflies like hairstreaks and zebra swallowtails abound. Meet at the Park Nature Center. Hike is a rugged 2-mile loop. Bring a digital camera. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
Easter Blast!
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 1 PM to 3 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Bring the whole family for a day filled with hayrides, games and crafts. Easter egg hunt starting at 1 p.m. $3 per child. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Historic New Manchester History Hike
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This mile-long hike (easy to moderate) will lead to the five story ruins of the Civil War-era New Manchester textile mill and focus on the history of the Sweetwater Creek Valley. This historian or ranger-led hike will include going inside the ruins and seeing the lovely whitewater rapids which provide great photo opportunities. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Civil War History Event Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Ranger-led Lake Paddle
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a ranger-led, peaceful outing on the lake and up Beaver Creek. This trip is for those 16 years or older who can swim or children 6 years or older who can swim and are accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Bait Shop. Register in advance. $15 includes canoe or tandem kayak, PFD, and paddle. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia For Women By Women: Introduction to Kayaking
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 4 PM to 5:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for an introduction to kayaking on beautiful Sparks Reservoir. This program is for girls and women 12 years and older who are able to swim and are new to kayaking. Reservations are necessary. Meet at the Bait Shop. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia "Park Nights, City Lights" Night Hike
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 7 PM to 9 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a strenuous, 3 mile night hike to the beautiful east side of the park where we will hike to the "Indian Cave" and climb the East Ridge to view the Atlanta skyline. This hike is open to anyone 16 years and older. A flashlight and sturdy, closed toe shoes are required. Meet at the Visitor's Center. Registration required. $6 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Tons of Fun 
2nd Annual Easter Fun Fest and Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 10 AM to 12 PM
Unicoi State Park and Lodge - Helen, GA
Join us for our annual Easter Fun Fest Event located at "the bottoms" field. Festivities starting at 10am kids will get to enjoy crafts, Hayrides, egg hunt, and other wonderful surprises! At 11:00am the Egg Hunt will begin, Children will be divided up by age group Sponsored by Friends of Unicoi. $5 parking. 706-878-2201.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, April 20, 2014
Spring Guided Hike
Sunday, Apr 20, 2014 2 PM to 4 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Join the naturalist for a guided Spring hike on the granite rock outcrops on Flat Rock Trail. The molten domes of magma that cooled to form our outcrops were generated from the heat and friction at the edges to colliding continental plates about 500 million years ago. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Sunday, Apr 20, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
3rd Annual Easter Egg Roll and Egg Hunt
Sunday, Apr 20, 2014 12:30 PM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Bring your Easter basket and camera for a fun day set in the Little White House grounds. The 3-5 year old group will begin at 1:00 p.m. The 6-8 year old group will begin at 1:30 p.m. The 9-11 year old group will begin at 2:00 p.m. Following the Easter egg hunt, children can participate in an authentic Easter Egg Roll similar $10 - $14. 706-655-5870.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Ranger-led Lake Paddle
Sunday, Apr 20, 2014 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a ranger-led, peaceful outing on the lake and up Beaver Creek. This trip is for those 16 years or older who can swim or children 6 years or older who can swim and are accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Bait Shop. Register in advance. $15 includes canoe or tandem kayak, PFD, and paddle. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – Apr 22, 2014 until Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, April 24, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Apr 24, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, April 25, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Forest Night Life Hike
Friday, Apr 25, 2014 7:30 PM to 9 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Bring your flashlight and walking shoes for this short mile hike to the falls under the moon. We will also discover how nocturnal creatures live in the dark woods. Meet at the Park Office. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, April 26, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Gone Riding Mountain Biking Event: Georgia State Championship Series
Saturday & Sunday 7:30 AM - 2 PM from Apr 26, 2014 until Apr 27, 2014 
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Fort Yargo is pleased to announce the return of the Gone Riding Mountain Biking Event: Georgia State Championship Series event. www.goneriding.com $5 parking. 352-873-9279.
Tons of Fun 
New Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 8 PM to 10 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Lake Rutledge is a great place to enjoy the night sky. Join this ranger-led tour of the lake and enjoy night sounds, star-gazing, and a relaxing time on the water. A new moon means that many stars will be visible on the night-time paddle. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Historic New Manchester History Hike
Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This mile-long hike (easy to moderate) will lead to the five story ruins of the Civil War-era New Manchester textile mill and focus on the history of the Sweetwater Creek Valley. This historian or ranger-led hike will include going inside the ruins and seeing the lovely whitewater rapids which provide great photo opportunities. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Civil War History Event Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Ranger-led Lake Paddle
Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a ranger-led, peaceful outing on the lake and up Beaver Creek. This trip is for those 16 years or older who can swim or children 6 years or older who can swim and are accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Bait Shop. Register in advance. $15 includes canoe or tandem kayak, PFD, and paddle. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, April 27, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Sunday, Apr 27, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Gone Riding Mountain Biking Event: Georgia State Championship Series
Saturday & Sunday 7:30 AM - 2 PM from Apr 27, 2014 
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Fort Yargo is pleased to announce the return of the Gone Riding Mountain Biking Event: Georgia State Championship Series event. www.goneriding.com $5 parking. 352-873-9279.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Ranger-led Lake Paddle
Sunday, Apr 27, 2014 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a ranger-led, peaceful outing on the lake and up Beaver Creek. This trip is for those 16 years or older who can swim or children 6 years or older who can swim and are accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Bait Shop. Register in advance. $15 includes canoe or tandem kayak, PFD, and paddle. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Tuesday, Apr 29, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – Apr 29, 2014 until Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Wednesday, Apr 30, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, May 1, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – May 1, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, May 3, 2014
Dirty Spokes 6hr/9hr Mountain Bike Race
Saturday, May 3, 2014 8 AM to 6 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
These 6-hour and 9-hour races take competitors along our mountain bike trail and allow visitors to see the action first-hand. www.dirtyspokes.com $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Tons of Fun 
Twilight Paddle
Saturday, May 3, 2014 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore Lake Rutledge on this Ranger-Guided Twilight Paddle. As we scan the sky and woods for wildlife, and watch the changing colors on the water as the sun sets. A guide will interpret the role the CCC made in creating this great park in the 1930s. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Candlelight Hike to the Mill
Saturday, May 3, 2014 8 PM to 10 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This mile-long guided night hike is easy to moderately difficult and goes inside the Civil War era textile mill ruins of New Manchester. Candle lanterns will be provided. No children under 6 years or dogs permitted. Meet and register at the Interpretive Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Civil War History Event Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – May 6, 2014 until Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, May 8, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – May 8, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, May 10, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Family Fun Day
Saturday, May 10, 2014 10 AM to 6 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Activities will include competitions, games, 3D archery shooting, fishing simulator, County Sheriff K9 demonstrations, and more. Live musical entertainment throughout the day. This event is sponsored by C. MO’S KIDS. They will have a drink and BBQ sale. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Introduction to Archery
Saturday, May 10, 2014 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Archery has been around for over 1,000 years. Try your skill at shooting a "Bull's Eye" and learning the basics of this fun outdoor sport. Space is limited, pre-registration required. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Astronomy Day Night Time Paddle
Saturday, May 10, 2014 8 PM to 10 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Astronomy Day is an annual event intended to provide a means of interaction between the general public and various astronomy enthusiasts, groups and professionals. Join us on this paddle to view the sunset, and the night time sky, as we enjoy the various constellations. Pre-registration Required, space is limited. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Junior Fishing Rodeo
Saturday, May 10, 2014 8:30 AM to 11 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Registration will begin at 8:30 am. We will hold the Rodeo at the back pond. It is for children ages 16 yrs. or younger. All participates must be registered or in line to register by 9:00 am to be eligible for prizes. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – May 13, 2014 until Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Full-Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy a 1.5 mile hike that takes you down the stairs across, the suspension bridge and on the rim of the gorge under the full moon. Register in advance. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, May 15, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – May 15, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, May 16, 2014
Full Moon Kayak Tour
Friday, May 16, 2014 8 PM to 10 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a guided tour of Lake Rutledge, and enjoy a peaceful paddle under a bright moon. Listen for night sounds, enjoy the night sky, and learn about the history of Hard Labor Creek State Park. There will be "Super Moons during the months of July, August and September this summer of 2014. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Full Moon Hike
Friday, May 16, 2014 8 PM to 9 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Join us for an exceptionally dark evening hike under the new moon. Learn about nocturnal creatures and sensory awareness at night. Bring flashlight, hiking boots, water, and your sense of adventure. Meet at the Overland trailhead parking lot. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, May 17, 2014
Full Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, May 17, 2014 8 PM to 10 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a guided tour of Lake Rutledge, and enjoy a peaceful paddle under a bright moon. Listen for night sounds, enjoy the night sky, and learn about the history of Hard Labor Creek State Park. There will be "Super Moons during the months of July, August and September this summer of 2014. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Twisted Ankle Marathon
Saturday, May 17, 2014 9 AM to 5 PM
James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park - Summerville, GA
The Twisted Ankle Marathon and Half Marathon is a hilly, sometimes technical run through Sloppy Floyd Park and along Taylor's Ridge, the majority of which is in the Chattahoochee National Forest. Training for this run should be done on hilly trails. There is a registration fee to participate in Marathon. $5 parking. 706-857-0826.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Kids to Parks Day
Saturday, May 17, 2014 10 AM to 2 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Cartersville, GA
Bring your kids to the park and enjoy pickleball, bean bag toss, Viking Chess, and ladder golf! Not sure how to play those games? Don't worry, we'll teach you! Click the link to RSVP. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Tons of Fun 
Little River Paddle Tour
Saturday, May 17, 2014 9 AM to 12 PM
Reed Bingham State Park - Adel, GA
Have you ever enjoyed a leisurely paddle down the Little River? If not, then this is perfect for you to join our Rangers with a guided tour down 3 miles of Little River. We will start off with basics before we set off. $10/person; $15/person includes rental. $5 parking. 229-896-3551.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – May 20, 2014 until Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, May 22, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – May 22, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, May 24, 2014
Twilight Paddle
Saturday, May 24, 2014 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore Lake Rutledge on this Ranger-Guided Twilight Paddle. As we scan the sky and woods for wildlife, and watch the changing colors on the water as the sun sets. A guide will interpret the role the CCC made in creating this great park in the 1930s. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Star Gazing Kayak Tour
Saturday, May 24, 2014 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Hard Labor Creek State Park is just far enough from Atlanta to have a really dark sky - perfect for stargazers. Join this guided paddle and enjoy the stars, and night sounds on this after dark kayak tour. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, May 25, 2014
Twilight Paddle
Sunday, May 25, 2014 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore Lake Rutledge on this Ranger-Guided Twilight Paddle. As we scan the sky and woods for wildlife, and watch the changing colors on the water as the sun sets. A guide will interpret the role the CCC made in creating this great park in the 1930s. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Star Gazing Kayak Tour
Sunday, May 25, 2014 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Hard Labor Creek State Park is just far enough from Atlanta to have a really dark sky - perfect for stargazers. Join this guided paddle and enjoy the stars, and night sounds on this after dark kayak tour. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Monday, May 26, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Birding by Kayak
Monday, May 26, 2014 8 AM to 9:30 AM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
May is Migratory Bird Month, and what better way to enjoy the sights and sounds of birds than by an easy paddle on Lake Rutledge. We'll look for Kingfishers, Herons, and migrating warblers on this morning adventure. Space is limited, pre-registration required. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – May 27, 2014 until Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, May 29, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – May 29, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, May 30, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Pigs in the Park Golf Tournament
Friday, May 30, 2014 10 PM
Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
The 2nd annual Pigs in the Park Golf Tournament will benefit the Donnie Haralson Scholorship Fund. Come out and enjoy a day on the course and showing your support for the cause. Call for more information. $5 parking. 229-276-2377.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, May 31, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Pigs in the Park BBQ and Music Festival
Saturday, May 31, 2014 9 AM
Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
Join us for the 2nd annual Pigs in the Park BBQ and Music Festival. This event benefits the Donnie Haralson Scholorship Fund and is an all day event with arts and craft vendors, multiple music stages, food and fun. Call for more information. $5 parking. 229-276-1004.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Introduction to Archery
Saturday, May 31, 2014 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Archery has been around for over 1,000 years. Try your skill at shooting a "Bull's Eye" and learning the basics of this fun outdoor sport. Space is limited, pre-registration required. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
New Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, May 31, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Lake Rutledge is a great place to enjoy the night sky. Join this ranger-led tour of the lake and enjoy night sounds, star-gazing, and a relaxing time on the water. A new moon means that many stars will be visible on the night-time paddle. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, June 1, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Sunday, Jun 1, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – Jun 3, 2014 until Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, June 5, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Jun 5, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, June 7, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Siege on Fort Yargo Trail Challenge and Adventure Race
Saturday, Jun 7, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Teams of two or three will travel on a mandatory course with a three-hour limit. Teams will face multiple challenges and obstacles as they travel through the course.The race will include trail challenge, mountain biking and a six-hour cutoff for the Adventure Race. siegeyargo.trailblazerar.com $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Introduction to Archery
Saturday, Jun 7, 2014 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Archery has been around for over 1,000 years. Try your skill at shooting a "Bull's Eye" and learning the basics of this fun outdoor sport. Space is limited, pre-registration required. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Twilight Paddle
Saturday, Jun 7, 2014 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore Lake Rutledge on this Ranger-Guided Twilight Paddle. As we scan the sky and woods for wildlife, and watch the changing colors on the water as the sun sets. A guide will interpret the role the CCC made in creating this great park in the 1930s. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Rosie The Riveter
Saturday, Jun 7, 2014 11 AM to 3 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
During World War II, the women of the United States responded to government encouragement to fill factory jobs left vacant by men serving overseas. Join actress and teacher Carol Cain as she portrays these women collectively know as "Rosie the Riveter". Also, living history with President Roosevelt reading his D-Day prayer and Kellys Zeroes, a WWII $10 - $14. 706-655-5870.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, June 8, 2014
Twilight Paddle
Sunday, Jun 8, 2014 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore Lake Rutledge on this Ranger-Guided Twilight Paddle. As we scan the sky and woods for wildlife, and watch the changing colors on the water as the sun sets. A guide will interpret the role the CCC made in creating this great park in the 1930s. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Monday, June 9, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 9, 2014 to Thursday, Jun 12, 2014 9 AM to 3 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Want something fun to do this summer? At Jr. Ranger Camp, children learn about nature, history, and animals while playing games and making new friends. Children will earn badges to take home. Children ages 10-12. Register at the park office before May 23, 2014. $40 per child. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – Jun 10, 2014 until Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, June 12, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Jun 12, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, June 13, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Full-Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Friday, Jun 13, 2014 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy a 1.5 mile hike that takes you down the stairs across, the suspension bridge and on the rim of the gorge under the full moon. Register in advance. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, June 14, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Day of Discovery
Saturday, Jun 14, 2014 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Join in on our "Scavenger Hunt Challenge", unlock our History Trail Geochallenge, do an activity, and enjoy activities to learn about plants, animals, and archaeology. $2.00 - $6.00 770-387-3747.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Kids Day at the Park
Saturday, Jun 14, 2014 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Hands-on exhibits in outdoor sports, recreation and environmental education give kids a chance to learn ways to stay healthy and appreciate the great outdoors. Kids can earn a badge through active participation. Archery, animal exhibits, compass games, air rifles, stream critters and more. 706-878-3087.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Full-Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Saturday, Jun 14, 2014 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy a 1.5 mile hike that takes you down the stairs across, the suspension bridge and on the rim of the gorge under the full moon. Register in advance. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Full-Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Saturday, Jun 14, 2014 10:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy a 1.5 mile hike that takes you down the stairs across, the suspension bridge and on the rim of the gorge under the full moon. Register in advance. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Kids Fishing Rodeo
Saturday, Jun 14, 2014
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Wolf Creek will be stocked with plenty of trout to be tempted by anglers 12 and younger. Prizes will be given to the lucky ticket holders. Adults must be accompanied with the children that will be fishing at the registration tent prior to fishing. A limited amount of fishing poles will be loaned out. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, June 15, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Introduction to Archery
Sunday, Jun 15, 2014 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Archery has been around for over 1,000 years. Try your skill at shooting a "Bull's Eye" and learning the basics of this fun outdoor sport. Space is limited, pre-registration required. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Father's Day Paddle
Sunday, Jun 15, 2014 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Give Dad the great gift of exploring scenic Lake Rutledge on this special kayak tour. Enjoy this special twilight paddle and enjoy a Sunset over the water. Meet at the Trading Post/Park Office. Space is limited, pre-registration required. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Full-Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Sunday, Jun 15, 2014 10:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy a 1.5 mile hike that takes you down the stairs across, the suspension bridge and on the rim of the gorge under the full moon. Register in advance. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Tons of Fun 
  Monday, June 16, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 16, 2014 until Thursday, Jun 19, 2014 9 AM to 3 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Want something fun to do this summer? At Jr. Ranger Camp, children learn about nature, history, and animals while playing games and making new friends. Children will earn badges to take home. Children ages 10-12. Register at the park office before May 23, 2014. $40 per child. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – Jun 17, 2014 until Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, June 19, 2014
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Jun 19, 2014 until Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, June 21, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Senior Fishing Rodeo
Saturday, Jun 21, 2014 7:30 AM to 11 AM
  Handicapped Accessible 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
This tournament will be held at Lake Liberty. Anglers 55 and older can compete for great prizes in several categories. Registration will be held from 7:30am to 7:55am at the park office. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Tons of Fun 
Twilight Paddle
Saturday, Jun 21, 2014 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore Lake Rutledge on this Ranger-Guided Twilight Paddle. As we scan the sky and woods for wildlife, and watch the changing colors on the water as the sun sets. A guide will interpret the role the CCC made in creating this great park in the 1930s. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Monday, June 23, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jun 23, 2014 until Friday, Jun 27, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jun 23, 2014 until Friday, Jun 27, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM – Jun 24, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jun 23, 2014 until Friday, Jun 27, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, June 26, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jun 23, 2014 until Friday, Jun 27, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
Zumba® Fitness at Panola
Thursdays 10 AM - 11 AM – Jun 26, 2014 
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Come party at Panola and work on that New Year's resolution. Zumba® is a fun-filled dance fitness sensation that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography, for a total-body workout that feels like a fiesta! Great for people of all levels of activity and experience. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, June 27, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jun 23, 2014 until Friday, Jun 27, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, June 28, 2014
New Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, Jun 28, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Lake Rutledge is a great place to enjoy the night sky. Join this ranger-led tour of the lake and enjoy night sounds, star-gazing, and a relaxing time on the water. A new moon means that many stars will be visible on the night-time paddle. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, July 4, 2014
Twilight Paddle
Friday, Jul 4, 2014 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore Lake Rutledge on this Ranger-Guided Twilight Paddle. As we scan the sky and woods for wildlife, and watch the changing colors on the water as the sun sets. A guide will interpret the role the CCC made in creating this great park in the 1930s. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Star Gazing Kayak Tour
Friday, Jul 4, 2014 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Hard Labor Creek State Park is just far enough from Atlanta to have a really dark sky - perfect for stargazers. Join this guided paddle and enjoy the stars, and night sounds on this after dark kayak tour. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Independence Day at Vogel
Friday, Jul 4, 2014
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Come to one of our nation's oldest state parks as we celebrate our independence with a flag-raising ceremony, bicycle parade, pedal boat races, sandcastle building competition, watermelon eating, sack races, egg tosses and greased pole climbing. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, July 5, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Old Fashioned Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, Jul 5, 2014 10 AM to 4 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Events will begin with our 10 a.m. bicycle parade. Old-time games will start in the field behind the office, at 11 a.m. include sack races, three-legged races, relays, egg and water balloon tosses, and other events. At 3 p.m. we will hold a paddle boat race. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Star Gazing Kayak Tour
Saturday, Jul 5, 2014 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Hard Labor Creek State Park is just far enough from Atlanta to have a really dark sky - perfect for stargazers. Join this guided paddle and enjoy the stars, and night sounds on this after dark kayak tour. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, July 6, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Introduction to Archery
Sunday, Jul 6, 2014 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Archery has been around for over 1,000 years. Try your skill at shooting a "Bull's Eye" and learning the basics of this fun outdoor sport. Space is limited, pre-registration required. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Monday, July 7, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 7, 2014 until Friday, Jul 11, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 7, 2014 until Friday, Jul 11, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Archery Camp
Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014 until Thursday, Jul 10, 2014 9 AM to 1 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Designed with everything archery in mind, this 3-day archery camp aims to educate and engage adventurous youth. Campers (ages 7-14) will shoot basic distances inside the nature center and then move onto the cart barn, static range, and 3-d range. REGISTER IN ADVANCE. $100 plus $5 parking. 770-918-6416.
Tons of Fun 
  Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 7, 2014 until Friday, Jul 11, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, July 10, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 7, 2014 until Friday, Jul 11, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, July 11, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 7, 2014 until Friday, Jul 11, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
Full Moon Kayak Tour
Friday, Jul 11, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a guided tour of Lake Rutledge, and enjoy a peaceful paddle under a bright moon. Listen for night sounds, enjoy the night sky, and learn about the history of Hard Labor Creek State Park. There will be "Super Moons during the months of July, August and September this summer of 2014. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, July 12, 2014
Native American Games Day
Saturday, Jul 12, 2014 10 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Learn about games that early Native Americans played and how they have influenced modern games and sports. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Tons of Fun 
Full Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, Jul 12, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a guided tour of Lake Rutledge, and enjoy a peaceful paddle under a bright moon. Listen for night sounds, enjoy the night sky, and learn about the history of Hard Labor Creek State Park. There will be "Super Moons during the months of July, August and September this summer of 2014. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, July 19, 2014
Twilight Paddle
Saturday, Jul 19, 2014 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Explore Lake Rutledge on this Ranger-Guided Twilight Paddle. As we scan the sky and woods for wildlife, and watch the changing colors on the water as the sun sets. A guide will interpret the role the CCC made in creating this great park in the 1930s. Meet at the Park Office/Trading Post. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Monday, July 21, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 21, 2014 until Friday, Jul 25, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Eco-Kids Camp: Caring for the Winged Ones
Monday, Jul 21, 2014 9 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Eco-Kids learn ways to support winged creatures in this active, hands-on camp. Kids will build their own bat house and bluebird house to take home. Campers will be in age-based teams in order to maximize learning potential. For ages 6-14. $100 or $95 if paid after July 7. 706-878-3087.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 21, 2014 until Friday, Jul 25, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Eco-Kids Camp: Caring for the Winged Ones
Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014 9 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Eco-Kids learn ways to support winged creatures in this active, hands-on camp. Kids will build their own bat house and bluebird house to take home. Campers will be in age-based teams in order to maximize learning potential. For ages 6-14. $100 or $95 if paid after July 7. 706-878-3087.
Tons of Fun 
  Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 21, 2014 until Friday, Jul 25, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Eco-Kids Camp: Caring for the Winged Ones
Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014 9 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Eco-Kids learn ways to support winged creatures in this active, hands-on camp. Kids will build their own bat house and bluebird house to take home. Campers will be in age-based teams in order to maximize learning potential. For ages 6-14. $100 or $95 if paid after July 7. 706-878-3087.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, July 24, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 21, 2014 until Friday, Jul 25, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Eco-Kids Camp: Caring for the Winged Ones
Thursday, Jul 24, 2014 9 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Eco-Kids learn ways to support winged creatures in this active, hands-on camp. Kids will build their own bat house and bluebird house to take home. Campers will be in age-based teams in order to maximize learning potential. For ages 6-14. $100 or $95 if paid after July 7. 706-878-3087.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, July 25, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Jr. Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 21, 2014 until Friday, Jul 25, 2014 8 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Campers will learn about the natural environment, develop new skills, and grow new friendships. Park staff will guide them through all the activities camp has to offer. Activities are based around three categories: Natural Environment, Pioneer Living, and Outdoor Skills. Staff are trained and certified for all activities offered. $80.00 per week $60.00 w/ Friends Membership 706-359-3458.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Eco-Kids Camp: Caring for the Winged Ones
Friday, Jul 25, 2014 9 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Eco-Kids learn ways to support winged creatures in this active, hands-on camp. Kids will build their own bat house and bluebird house to take home. Campers will be in age-based teams in order to maximize learning potential. For ages 6-14. $100 or $95 if paid after July 7. 706-878-3087.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, July 26, 2014
New Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Lake Rutledge is a great place to enjoy the night sky. Join this ranger-led tour of the lake and enjoy night sounds, star-gazing, and a relaxing time on the water. A new moon means that many stars will be visible on the night-time paddle. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Junior Ranger Mini-Camp
Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 10 AM to 1 PM
Traveler's Rest Historic Site - Toccoa, GA
Ever wondered what kind of foods pioneer kids ate? What kind of games they played? Join us for this fun hands on camp and find out. Call Tugaloo State Park to pre-register. $5. 706-356-4362.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, August 8, 2014
Full Moon Kayak Tour
Friday, Aug 8, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a guided tour of Lake Rutledge, and enjoy a peaceful paddle under a bright moon. Listen for night sounds, enjoy the night sky, and learn about the history of Hard Labor Creek State Park. There will be "Super Moons during the months of July, August and September this summer of 2014. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, August 9, 2014
Full Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a guided tour of Lake Rutledge, and enjoy a peaceful paddle under a bright moon. Listen for night sounds, enjoy the night sky, and learn about the history of Hard Labor Creek State Park. There will be "Super Moons during the months of July, August and September this summer of 2014. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, August 10, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Full-Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Sunday, Aug 10, 2014 8:15 PM to 10:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy a 1.5 mile hike that takes you down the stairs across, the suspension bridge and on the rim of the gorge under the full moon. Register in advance. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014 10 PM to 11 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014 to Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014 11:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014 10 PM to 11 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014 to Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 11:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Monday, August 18, 2014
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Monday, Aug 18, 2014 10 PM to 11 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Monday, Aug 18, 2014 to Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014 11:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, August 22, 2014
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Friday, Aug 22, 2014 10 PM to 11 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Friday, Aug 22, 2014 to Saturday, Aug 23, 2014 11:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, August 23, 2014
New Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, Aug 23, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Lake Rutledge is a great place to enjoy the night sky. Join this ranger-led tour of the lake and enjoy night sounds, star-gazing, and a relaxing time on the water. A new moon means that many stars will be visible on the night-time paddle. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Saturday, Aug 23, 2014 10 PM to 11 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Paddle Under the Perseids - Meteor Kayak Tour
Saturday, Aug 23, 2014 to Sunday, Aug 24, 2014 11:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a park ranger on this kayak tour of Lake Rutledge as we watch the night sky for the Perseids Meteor Shower. This is considered by many to be the year's best meteor shower because the meteors are often bright and leave long trails. Will meet at the Lake Rutledge boat ramp. Register in advance. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Wild Cave Tour
Tuesday, Sep 2, 2014 10 AM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
You will get muddy and wet on this family friendly underground adventure. Our guides will educate you on cave formations, bats, and geology while you have fun getting muddy and wet climbing and crawling your way through a wild cave. www.GeorgiaGirlGuides.com. Reservations required. $30-$60 $5 parking. 706-913-7170.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, September 5, 2014
Full Moon Kayak Tour
Friday, Sep 5, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a guided tour of Lake Rutledge, and enjoy a peaceful paddle under a bright moon. Listen for night sounds, enjoy the night sky, and learn about the history of Hard Labor Creek State Park. There will be "Super Moons during the months of July, August and September this summer of 2014. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, September 6, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Piedmont CASA Superhero 5K and Fun Run
Saturday, Sep 6, 2014 7 AM to 2 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Come as yourself or come as your Superhero Self! Join us for the Piedmont CASA Superhero 5K Run and 1K Fun Run at Fort Yargo Park in Winder. The course will be walk friendly. Packet pickup and race day registration will begin at 7am. http://www.piedmontcasa.org/ $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Tons of Fun 
Full Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, Sep 6, 2014 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join a guided tour of Lake Rutledge, and enjoy a peaceful paddle under a bright moon. Listen for night sounds, enjoy the night sky, and learn about the history of Hard Labor Creek State Park. There will be "Super Moons during the months of July, August and September this summer of 2014. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, September 7, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Full-Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Sunday, Sep 7, 2014 7:15 PM to 9:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy a 1.5 mile hike that takes you down the stairs across, the suspension bridge and on the rim of the gorge under the full moon. Register in advance. $5 per a person $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, September 27, 2014
New Moon Kayak Tour
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 8 PM to 10 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Lake Rutledge is a great place to enjoy the night sky. Join this ranger-led tour of the lake and enjoy night sounds, star-gazing, and a relaxing time on the water. A new moon means that many stars will be visible on the night-time paddle. Register in advance. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Tons of Fun 
Get Outdoors Georgia Kids Fishing Rodeo - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 9 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Kids, we’re stocking a special area with fish just so you can catch dinner for the family tonight. Friends of Mistletoe State Park will be on hand with a quick lunch for anglers and prizes. Kids ages 15 and under. Fish from the bank only; bring your own pole and tackle; no fishing license required. Free ParkPass Day sponsored by Friends of Georgia State Parks. 706-541-0321.
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