Seminole State Park

More events are listed on individual park web pages.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Before There Was A Lake Seminole History Hike
Saturday, Mar 4, 2017 9 AM to 11 AM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
Discover the colorful history of our area on this ranger-led hike. We will trek down sections of our Gopher Tortoise Trail and visit our boardwalk, while discussing events that happened here in our area which helped form the rich history of Southwest Georgia. Wear comfortable shoes, and bring water and bug spray. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Spring Kick-Off Paddle
Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 1 PM to 4 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
Celebrate the return of warmer weather. See the beautiful marshes of Lake Seminole from a kayak on the first guided tour of the year. Kayaks/Canoes are provided, as well as life jackets and paddles. Meet at the office 15 minutes early. All ages welcome, as long as they can swim. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.
Soak It In 

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Sunset Kayak Paddle
Saturday, Apr 1, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
If you've ever wanted a picture of a beautiful Lake Seminole sunset, this is your chance. This ranger guided sunset kayak tour will get you to the perfect spot to hopefully help you get that picture of a lifetime. Don't forget to bring water and a camera. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Bird Watching By Boat
Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 1 PM to 4 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
On this guided boat tour, you'll see beautiful wetland birds in their natural element. Bald Eagles, hawks, ospreys, and waterfowl are some of the birds you may see. 4 seats available per tour. $25 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Bark In The Park Hike
Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 9 AM to 11 AM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
Bring your favorite four-legged friend and take a stroll with new friends on our Gopher Tortoise Trail. Dogs must be on a 6 foot leash, please. Wear comfortable shoes and bring water and bug spray. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Mother's Day Wildflower Hike
Saturday, May 13, 2017 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
Celebrate mothers and the return of spring. This short hike will showcase some of the beautiful wildflowers in bloom in our wetland ecosystem. Meet at the office 30 minutes before the hike. Bring water and bug spray. Close-toed shoes are advised, but not required. We will meet at the Park Office and drive to trail. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Cummings Landing Marshes Sunset Hike And Paddle
Saturday, May 20, 2017 5:30 PM to 9 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
Visit the beautiful, unspoiled marshes around Cummings Landing. We'll kayak/canoe 1.5 miles then go on a short hike to view the marshes from land. We'll finish off the event by taking in a beautiful Lake Seminole sunset while we paddle back to the park. Bring a camera! $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Sunset Kayak Paddle
Saturday, May 27, 2017 6 PM to 9 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
If you've ever wanted a picture of a beautiful Lake Seminole sunset, this is your chance. This ranger guided sunset kayak tour will get you to the perfect spot to hopefully help you get that picture of a lifetime. Don't forget to bring water and a camera. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

National Trail Day Hike.
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 9 AM to 11 AM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
Celebrate National Trail Day by taking a stroll along our 2.2 mile Gopher Tortoise trail. Guests will learn fun facts about about the official reptile of the State of Georgia, the gopher tortoise. Wear comfortable shoes and bring water and bug spray. Meet at the office 15 minutes prior to start of tour. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.
Eyes In The Night
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 9 PM to 11:45 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
See gator watching at its best This guided night time alligator-watching boat tour will get you close to hotspots on the lake that are frequented by alligators. Our pontoon boat will be specially rigged with lighting to help guests see those glowing eyes in the dark. Meet at the office at 8:45 p.m. Limited to the first 4 reservations. $25 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Eyes In The Night
Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 9 PM to 11:45 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
See gator watching at its best This guided night time alligator-watching boat tour will get you close to hotspots on the lake that are frequented by alligators. Our pontoon boat will be specially rigged with lighting to help guests see those glowing eyes in the dark. Meet at the office at 8:45 p.m. Limited to the first 4 reservations. $25 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Monday, July 3, 2017

Fireworks At The 'Nole 2017
Monday, Jul 3, 2017 10 AM to 10 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
See dazzling fireworks light up the night sky over Lake Seminole. Our annual 4th of July celebration will feature food, music, vendors, and of course fireworks. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Eyes In The Night
Saturday, Jul 15, 2017 9 PM to 11:45 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
See gator watching at its best This guided night time alligator-watching boat tour will get you close to hotspots on the lake that are frequented by alligators. Our pontoon boat will be specially rigged with lighting to help guests see those glowing eyes in the dark. Meet at the office at 8:45 p.m. Limited to the first 4 reservations. $25 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Perseid Meteor Shower Paddle
Saturday, Aug 12, 2017 7:30 PM to 10 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
Experience the the majesty of the Perseid meteor shower from a kayak. We will paddle out to a secluded, low light pollution spot to provide optimal viewing conditions. A night sky full of stars over the lake is a beautiful sight. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Friday, August 25, 2017

Sunset Kayak Paddle
Friday, Aug 25, 2017 6 PM to 9 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
If you've ever wanted a picture of a beautiful Lake Seminole sunset, this is your chance. This ranger guided sunset kayak tour will get you to the perfect spot to hopefully help you get that picture of a lifetime. Don't forget to bring water and a camera. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Labor Day Sunset Kayak Trip
Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 6 PM to 9 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
Take in a famous Lake Seminole sunset on this short, ranger- led kayak tour. We'll take a short trip to a pretty spot to the view a breathtaking sunset. Bring a camera! Tour spots are first come, first served. Kayaks/canoes, life jackets, and paddles are provided. Open to everyone aged 6 and up who can swim. Don't forget water and bug spray. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Sunset Kayak Paddle
Saturday, Sep 16, 2017 6 PM to 9 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
If you've ever wanted a picture of a beautiful Lake Seminole sunset, this is your chance. This ranger guided sunset kayak tour will get you to the perfect spot to hopefully help you get that picture of a lifetime. Don't forget to bring water and a camera. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Sunset Kayak Paddle
Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 6 PM to 9 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
If you've ever wanted a picture of a beautiful Lake Seminole sunset, this is your chance. This ranger guided sunset kayak tour will get you to the perfect spot to hopefully help you get that picture of a lifetime. Don't forget to bring water and a camera. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Friday, October 27, 2017

Spooky S'mores
Friday, Oct 27, 2017 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
Gather with us around a warm camp fire and enjoy delicious s'mores. A park ranger will share spooky ghost stories from our area and you'll have time to add your favorites. $6 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Labor Day Sunset Paddle
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
This short distance tour is perfect for beginners, and the cooler fall weather will make for a memorable trip. Bring a camera. Waterproof smartphone bags will be given away to all participants (while supplies last). Check the weather forecast and dress accordingly. $10 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Night Under The Stars
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 7 PM to 9 PM
Seminole State Park - Donalsonville, GA
The Geminids meteor shower is known as "The King of All Meteor Showers." The absence of moonlight this year will help to provide optimal viewing conditions. See this spectacular sight through our telescope. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-861-3137.