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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

Tweet Duluth Parks and Recreation will offer an adult kickball program this...

Toddler Trek at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center

Tweet Toddler Trek Tuesday September 1 from 11:00am to noon. Join us for an...

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

  • Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites Offer Affordable Star-Spangled Celebrations June 23, 2016
    ATLANTA, June 21, 2016 -- Grilling burgers in the shade and camping under the stars are some of the favorite July 4th activities offered in Georgia’s State Parks and Historic Sites. Want to learn about our nation’s independence? Visit Fort Morris near Darien for their Colonial Faire and cannon firings. Want to see fireworks? Gather […]
  • Four State Parks to Offer Site-Specific Camping Reservations Beginning August 1 June 14, 2016
    ATLANTA, June 14, 2016 -- Long-time campers know the anticipation of getting to a campground early so they can pick their favorite spot. Beginning this August, four of Georgia’s State Parks will allow visitors to reserve their favorite campsite in advance. Called “site-specific,” the reservations will be available for the entire campgrounds at Richard B. […]
  • Celebrate Father’s Day in the Great Outdoors June 6, 2016
    ATLANTA, June 6, 2016 -- Spending family time outdoors is often the best gift for adventurous dads. This year, Father’s Day is June 19. To plan a celebration he’ll remember, check out these ideas from Georgia’s State Parks.
  • Tails on Trails: Georgia State Parks’ New Dog-Walking Club May 25, 2016
    ATLANTA, May 22, 2016 - Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites will launch their newest dog walking club, “Tails on Trails,” in June 2016. Hikers and their four-legged companions are challenged to hike seven trails at Georgia State Parks and upon completion, dogs earn a bandana and their owners earn a t-shirt for logging the […]