Fort McAllister State Park

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Civil War Medicine
Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 10 AM to 10:30 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Learn about some tonics and remedies to heal ailments during the Civil War. We will be using an period correct doctors pack and showing examples. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Astronomy at Fort Morris
Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 8 PM to 10 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The Fort McAllister Crew will be out at Fort Morris for a astronomy program. Come out there and check it out. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Friday, April 28, 2017

Bug Safari
Friday, Apr 28, 2017 8:15 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Let's see what bugs we can find under our black light, while enjoying a nice nighttime hike with our Naturalist Ranger. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Edible Plant Hike
Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Learn helpful tricks to identifying edible wild plants in Georgia. We will explore Red Bird Creek Trail, which is 3.1 miles long. Pets are welcome, but must be kept on a 6-foot leash. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Magnolia Trail Hike
Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 1 PM to 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This is a very easy and slow-paced hike. Good for beginner hikers or families. Along a 1 mile trail. We will talk about the trees along the trail and about the marsh system. Wear sturdy shoes and bring some water. No reservation needed. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Star Wars Day Astronomy
Thursday, May 4, 2017 8 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Celebrate Star Wars Day in style by looking at the stars. "That's no Moon... Its a space station." You will be able to see our Moon up close through our telescopes. Costumes and cosplay are welcome for this event. May the fourth be with you. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, May 20, 2017

River Bank Clean Up - Kids to Parks Day
Saturday, May 20, 2017 12 PM to 1 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
We invite children and families to join us as we pick up trash along the Ogeechee River in the park. Make a difference in the environment for Kids to Parks Day. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Red Bird Creek Hike - National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
After a morning hike on Red Bird Creek Trail, we need volunteers to help us work on the trail. Those who would like to only participate in the hike only need to pay the parkpass fee. Volunteers get in for free. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Park Improvement - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Our biggest volunteer day of the year. Stop by an lend a hand as we spend the day improving the park. Lunch will be provided for volunteers. 912-727-2339.