Chattahoochee Bend State Park

More events are listed on individual park web pages.

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Barks and Recreation
Sunday, Jan 29, 2017 1 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Recycle your old t-shirts and turn them into a toy your dog will love. Bring two t-shirts and your furry friend. After toy making, we'll go on a dog pack hike along the river to enjoy the scenery. Dogs must be on a 6-foot leash at all times. Dress appropriately for the weather. Please pre-register. Free treats! $5 per dog $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Archery Class
Saturday, Feb 4, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Learn how to shoot a bow and arrow with our skilled instructors. We will meet at the Visitor center. You must show up at the beginning and take the safety course or you will not be able to participate. Register in advance. $8 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
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Geocaching the Bend
Saturday, Feb 4, 2017 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
We're going out with the official Chatt Bend geocaching map and a GPS device to hunt caches. This time we're starting from the Visitors Center and heading east on the Wild Turkey Trail. Bring your own GPS device or share ours. For beginners to experts. All ages. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Arts & Crafts
Sunday, Feb 5, 2017 10 AM to 12 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Join us on the porch of the visitor center as we make paper bag birds. $2 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Friday, February 10, 2017

Full Moon Flat Rock Hike
Friday, Feb 10, 2017 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
This is an easy 1 mile hike at sunset around the unique flat rock trail. The granite outcropping area has wide open canopy for viewing the moon rise. A telescope will be set for viewing the awesome full moon. Please pay with cash. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Valentine's Day Luminary Riverside Stroll
Saturday, Feb 11, 2017 6 PM to 8 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Bring your lover out for a stroll along the riverside at sunset. Luminary lanterns light the way along the trail leading to the Observation Tower where we'll keep a fire burning for you. The hike is self-guided for a quiet experience. Bring flashlight, sturdy shoes. Pre-register. No couples admitted after 7:25 pm. $10 per couple. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Hidden Gem: Flat Rock & Boulder Area Tour
Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
If you’ve already seen and enjoyed our granite outcroppings on the Flat Rock Trail, then you’ve got to see the outcroppings the park has off of the trail. The park hosts larger and more pristine outcroppings that you can only get to by trekking off trail with a Ranger. Hike is about 4-5 miles, moderate to strenuous. $5.00 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Soak It In 

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Nature Hike Highlight: Beaver Dam
Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 2:30 PM to 3:45 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Beavers are amazing and industrious animals. Come out with a Ranger to learn about beavers and see the palace they've built in our park. Hike is an easy 1.5 miles. All ages, wear sturdy shoes. Please pre-register. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Dutch Oven Delights Club
Saturday, Mar 11, 2017 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
We will come together at shelter number 1 and learn to use the Dutch Oven. Swap some recipes and share some food that you will prepare. You need to bring Ingredients and charcoal will be provided. I will have some Dutch ovens to use for the beginners. We will meet monthly for this event. $6.00 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Hooch Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 8:15 AM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Get the best of both worlds at the Bend -- a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the bend boat launch where we’ll break for lunch. Then, a short instruction session to get you on your way; a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+ $12 with own boat; $30 boat rental. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Hooch Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 8:15 AM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Get the best of both worlds at the Bend -- a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the bend boat launch where we’ll break for lunch. Then, a short instruction session to get you on your way; a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+ $12 with own boat; $30 boat rental. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Hooch Hike and Paddle
Saturday, May 27, 2017 8:15 AM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Get the best of both worlds at the Bend -- a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the bend boat launch where we’ll break for lunch. Then, a short instruction session to get you on your way; a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+ $12 with own boat; $30 boat rental. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, May 27, 2017 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, May 27, 2017 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Hooch Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 8:15 AM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Get the best of both worlds at the Bend -- a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the bend boat launch where we’ll break for lunch. Then, a short instruction session to get you on your way; a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+ $12 with own boat; $30 boat rental. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Hooch Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Jul 29, 2017 8:15 AM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Get the best of both worlds at the Bend -- a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the bend boat launch where we’ll break for lunch. Then, a short instruction session to get you on your way; a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+ $12 with own boat; $30 boat rental. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Jul 29, 2017 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Jul 29, 2017 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Hooch Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Aug 26, 2017 8:15 AM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Get the best of both worlds at the Bend -- a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the bend boat launch where we’ll break for lunch. Then, a short instruction session to get you on your way; a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+ $12 with own boat; $30 boat rental. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Aug 26, 2017 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Aug 26, 2017 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Hooch Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 8:15 AM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Get the best of both worlds at the Bend -- a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the bend boat launch where we’ll break for lunch. Then, a short instruction session to get you on your way; a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+ $12 with own boat; $30 boat rental. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Hooch Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 8:15 AM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Get the best of both worlds at the Bend -- a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the bend boat launch where we’ll break for lunch. Then, a short instruction session to get you on your way; a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+ $12 with own boat; $30 boat rental. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets and come out for family fun outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). All ages. Cash only. $3 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Soak It In