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Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Receives Awards

Tweet The Georgia Recreation and Park Association (GRPA), District 7 held...

County’s Oldest Gym (Best Friend Park) will get Renovation

Tweet The oldest gymnasium in the Gwinnett County park system, built at Best...

National Visit a Park Day, Friday October 2, 2015

Tweet Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation (GCPR) will join other local...

Share Your Opinions About Our Parks at 5 Public Meetings

Tweet Gwinnett County Parks and  Recreation to hold Public Input...

Adult Coed Kickball in Duluth

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Toddler Trek at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center

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5-Alarm 5K Run/Walk August 29, Lawrenceville

Tweet 5-Alarm 5K Run/Walk August 29 at 8:00am. Join us for Gwinnett Fire...

Havana Son Performs Friday on the Lawn at Gwinnett’s Historic Courthouse

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RSS Georgia State Parks

  • National Trails Day is June 4, 2016 May 2, 2016
    ATLANTA, May 2, 2016 -- Georgians of all ages are invited to lace up their hiking boots this June in celebration of National Trails Day and the 85th anniversary of Georgia’s State Park System. Park rangers are saying “hike with us on our birthday” as a way to honor our country’s largest public trail event. […]
  • New Geocaching Game Celebrates Georgia State Park System’s 85th Anniversary April 13, 2016
    ATLANTA, April 13, 2016 -- Treasure-hunt fans will soon have a new quest that takes them from Georgia’s mountains to marshes. To celebrate its 85th anniversary this year, Georgia’s State Park system is kicking off a new game called Birthday Bash Geocache. Using a hand-held GPS, players find hidden caches while exploring some of Georgia’s […]
  • Celebrate Mother’s Day with Mother Nature March 23, 2016
    ATLANTA, March 23, 2016 -- For moms who love the great outdoors, spending family time with Mother Nature can be the best gift of all. Georgia’s State Parks provide plenty of places where families can enjoy springtime scenery and make memories. Below are five ideas for a Mother’s Day that will make outdoorsy parents smile.
  • Georgia’s First-Time Camper Program Introduces Families to Sleeping Under the Stars March 22, 2016
    ATLANTA, March 22, 2016 -- Avid campers know the gooey fun of toasting marshmallows over a fire, but for those who have never slept in a tent, spending the night outdoors can be an intimidating adventure. Through Georgia State Parks’ First-Time Camper Program, curious guests can see if they enjoy sleeping under the stars before […]