Black Rock Mountain State Park

More events are listed on individual park web pages.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday, May 27, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
A fun-filled day at Black Rock! Be at the Mellinger Center at 10 AM and we'll make Black Rock Canjos 'till Noon. Then, at 1 we'll have our Cornhole Contest -single elimination for competitors. Are you going to be the Winner? At 3 we'll have plenty of wooden snake to paint. Don't miss these events, they're fun for the whole family? $5 for the materials for your canjo $5 for the materials for you snake $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Friday, June 2, 2017

Make your own Walking Stick and hike to Greasy Creek Falls.
Friday, Jun 2, 2017 12 PM to 5 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Meet at the Mellinger Center where we'll have everything you need to craft your own personalized walking stick. You'll be able to use it on the hike to Greasy Creek Falls which starts a 3 p.m. at the Black Rock Lake Parking area. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Hidden Gem 

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Build Your Own Canjo
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 12 PM from Jun 3, 2017 until Dec 2, 2017 
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the Black Rock Naturalist and Volunteer Les Barnett at the Trading Post for a morning of music and family fun, building your own Canjo. We provide the raw materials for the job. Make a family heirloom that you can enjoy for years. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 2 PM to 4 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
In celebration of National Trails Day, come join us for a Tri-State hike. At 2PM we will meet at the Tennessee Rock Tail head this hike is 2.2 miles and will last about 2 hours. Wear good hiking shoes and bring water. $5 parking pass required. 706-746-2141. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Build Your Own Guitar for Only $50
Saturday, Jun 10, 2017 9 AM to 1 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Meet with the Park Naturalist and local Guitar maker Les Barnett at the Marie Mellinger Center for a fabulous evening of craftsmanship. We'll have all the parts you'll need to craft your own personalized and working Cigar Box Guitar. Come create a heirloom that you'll enjoy for years. Register starting March 18, 2017. Limited to 10 slots per day. $50 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Build Your Own Canjo
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 12 PM from Jul 1, 2017 until Dec 2, 2017 
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the Black Rock Naturalist and Volunteer Les Barnett at the Trading Post for a morning of music and family fun, building your own Canjo. We provide the raw materials for the job. Make a family heirloom that you can enjoy for years. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Build Your Own Canjo
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 12 PM from Aug 5, 2017 until Dec 2, 2017 
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the Black Rock Naturalist and Volunteer Les Barnett at the Trading Post for a morning of music and family fun, building your own Canjo. We provide the raw materials for the job. Make a family heirloom that you can enjoy for years. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, August 26, 2017

National Dog Day
Saturday, Aug 26, 2017 10 AM to 7:30 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Your best friend needs a little adventure to celebrate National Dog Day. He or she will appreciate the cooler temperatures at Black Rock, and a good dog hike will be refreshing as well. With all the marvelous things to see, smell and bark at, you can share the day together. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Build Your Own Canjo
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 12 PM from Sep 2, 2017 until Dec 2, 2017 
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the Black Rock Naturalist and Volunteer Les Barnett at the Trading Post for a morning of music and family fun, building your own Canjo. We provide the raw materials for the job. Make a family heirloom that you can enjoy for years. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Build Your Own Canjo
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 12 PM from Oct 7, 2017 until Dec 2, 2017 
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the Black Rock Naturalist and Volunteer Les Barnett at the Trading Post for a morning of music and family fun, building your own Canjo. We provide the raw materials for the job. Make a family heirloom that you can enjoy for years. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Build Your Own Guitar for Only $50
Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 9 AM to 1 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Meet with the Park Naturalist and local Guitar maker Les Barnett at the Marie Mellinger Center for a fabulous evening of craftsmanship. We'll have all the parts you'll need to craft your own personalized and working Cigar Box Guitar. Come create a heirloom that you'll enjoy for years. Register starting March 18, 2017. Limited to 10 slots per day. $50 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Build Your Own Canjo
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 12 PM from Nov 4, 2017 until Dec 2, 2017 
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the Black Rock Naturalist and Volunteer Les Barnett at the Trading Post for a morning of music and family fun, building your own Canjo. We provide the raw materials for the job. Make a family heirloom that you can enjoy for years. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Build Your Own Canjo
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 12 PM from Dec 2, 2017 
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join the Black Rock Naturalist and Volunteer Les Barnett at the Trading Post for a morning of music and family fun, building your own Canjo. We provide the raw materials for the job. Make a family heirloom that you can enjoy for years. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.