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This Week in GeorgiaGov: State Parks

Star Gazing in Georgia

October 11, 2016

October is a great month to experience the dark skies across Georgia. If you plan on camping or just getting out with your telescope, find out where to go and what you can see in the night sky.

Georgia State Parks’ New Dog-Walking Club

September 8, 2016

Hit the trails with your four-legged friend and earn a t-shirt and matching bandana!

New Geocaching Game Celebrates Park System’s 85th Anniversary

April 28, 2016

Georgia's State Park system celebrates its 85th year with the Birthday Bash Geocache! Winners will receive a limited-edition coin, not to mention the chance to exploring some of Georgia's natural wonders from a unique perspective. Are you ready for the hunt?

Leaf Watching this Fall in Georgia

October 5, 2015

See firsthand the beauty of changing leaves by visiting one of Georgia's state parks.

Your State Parks Day 2015

September 25, 2015

Roll up your sleeves and give back to the community on September 26 for Your State Parks Day!

The Jekyll Island Master Plan: A Case Study in Collaboration

October 16, 2014

Each year, more than a million people visit Jekyll Island, a state-owned coastal barrier island and “the nearest faraway place” for many Georgians.

Free “Get Outdoors Georgia Day” set for June 14

June 10, 2014

Stand-up paddle boarding, archery and tree climbing are just some of the free activities offered during “Get Outdoors Georgia Day” on June 14.

Georgia's 7 Natural Wonders

November 15, 2013

Georgia residents don’t need to travel far to see awe-inspiring wonders of nature. The state has its own collection of seven natural wonders that are prime locations for day trips.

Fall Means Changing Leaves, Or Does It?

October 1, 2013

Will all the rain we got this summer affect the beautiful fall colors we look forward to every October and November?

Your State Parks Day

September 24, 2013

Be sure to take advantage of "Your State Parks Day" where you will receive free admission to the state parks and have volunteer opportunities to help keep Georgia beautiful.