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Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Etowah's "Hidden Gems" Hike
4th Saturday of Month 10 AM from May 28, 2016 until Jul 23, 2016 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
The perimeter trail at Etowah offers a since of how big the Native American Village was and allows guests a certain perspective of features on the mounds which become more noticeable from different angles. Join the site's Curator/Interpretive Ranger on a walk around the perimeter trail as seldom mentioned features are pointed out and discussed. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Hidden Gem 

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Dugout Canoe Building
Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Early American explorers well documented the Native American method of building a solid wood dugout canoe. Join AmeriCorps Rangers in this free event to see this process for yourself. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Call ahead in case of bad weather. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Etowah Nature Hike - National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 4, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
This nature hike will begin in our amphitheater and proceed down to the river along our Interpretive trail. At the river we will spend some time looking for wild-life around the river. We will then hike back to the museum along our River Walk Nature Trail. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Dugout Canoe Building
Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Early American explorers well documented the Native American method of building a solid wood dugout canoe. Join AmeriCorps Rangers in this free event to see this process for yourself. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Call ahead in case of bad weather. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Dugout Canoe Building
Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Early American explorers well documented the Native American method of building a solid wood dugout canoe. Join AmeriCorps Rangers in this free event to see this process for yourself. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Call ahead in case of bad weather. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Day of Discovery and Scavenger Hunt Challenge
Saturday, Jun 18, 2016 10 AM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Learn about Native American life, archaeology, and nature through fun activities like The Scavenger Hunt Challenge where guests get outside to see and do things around the park. $2 - $6. 706-387-3747.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Dugout Canoe Building
Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Early American explorers well documented the Native American method of building a solid wood dugout canoe. Join AmeriCorps Rangers in this free event to see this process for yourself. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Call ahead in case of bad weather. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Etowah's "Hidden Gems" Hike
4th Saturday of Month 10 AM from Jun 25, 2016 until Jul 23, 2016 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
The perimeter trail at Etowah offers a since of how big the Native American Village was and allows guests a certain perspective of features on the mounds which become more noticeable from different angles. Join the site's Curator/Interpretive Ranger on a walk around the perimeter trail as seldom mentioned features are pointed out and discussed. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Hidden Gem 

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Dugout Canoe Building
Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Early American explorers well documented the Native American method of building a solid wood dugout canoe. Join AmeriCorps Rangers in this free event to see this process for yourself. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Call ahead in case of bad weather. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Etowah Games Day
Saturday, Jul 9, 2016 10 AM to 1 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.
Get Outdoors Georgia 
Launch the AmeriCorps Dugout Canoe
Saturday, Jul 9, 2016 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
You've watched us craft a dugout canoe for months, and we're finally ready to sail. We're putting this fine vessel to the test on the Etowah River. You'll be witnessing history as we either sail downstream valiantly or swim downstream valiantly but either way it's a fun day at the Etowah Mounds. Email redtop.programmers@dnr.ga.gov. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Etowah's "Hidden Gems" Hike
4th Saturday of Month 10 AM ending Jul 23, 2016 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
The perimeter trail at Etowah offers a since of how big the Native American Village was and allows guests a certain perspective of features on the mounds which become more noticeable from different angles. Join the site's Curator/Interpretive Ranger on a walk around the perimeter trail as seldom mentioned features are pointed out and discussed. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Hidden Gem 

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Summer's For The Birds
Saturday, Aug 6, 2016 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Learn about birds and birding while focusing on several of the area’s most common birds. We will have bird walks to try and identify any birds we see or hear. Walks begin at 10 a.m. and 12 noon weather permitting. ($2 - $6) $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Invasive Plant Awareness - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 10 AM to 1 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Celebrate National Public Lands Day with Etowah and come learn about the invasive plants in your backyard, then participate in a park cleanup project. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Skills of the Past
Saturday, Oct 1, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Watch live demonstrations of crafts from the past. Learn about the skills Native Americans had that helped them survive in their everyday lives. $2 -$6. 770-387-3747.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Nighttime Hayrides and Storytelling
Saturday, Nov 5, 2016 7 PM to 9 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Enjoy a hayride tour of the Etowah Mounds at night by torchlight followed by a fun evening of snacks and Native American stories. This is a Friends of Etowah Indian Mounds hosted event. $5. 770-387-3747.
 

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