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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

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Adult Coed Kickball in Duluth

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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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Race for the Goal 5K & 1K Fun Run at Pinckneyville Park

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RSS Georgia State Parks

  • “Leaf Watch” Website Tracks Best Fall Color in Georgia September 10, 2015
    ATLANTA, September 9, 2015 – “When will the leaves change?” is the question park rangers hear most often once cooler temperatures arrive. Only Mother Nature knows for sure, but peak color in Georgia is usually toward the end of October or early November. To help leaf peepers find the best scenery, Georgia’s State Parks offer […]
  • Public Opinion Sought on Georgia’s Outdoor Recreation Services September 1, 2015
    ATLANTA, September 1, 2015 -- The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has commissioned the University of Georgia’s Carl Vinson Institute of Government to complete a statewide public opinion survey regarding outdoor recreation services. The institute’s Survey Research and Evaluation unit will conduct a telephone survey of more than 1,000 respondents over the next month.
  • Georgia State Park Visitors Get Free Admission in Exchange for Volunteering on “Your State Parks Day” August 31, 2015
    ATLANTA, August 14, 2015 -- In celebration of National Public Lands Day, Georgia’s state parks and historic sites are inviting citizens to volunteer for a variety of projects on Saturday, September 26. The statewide “Your State Parks Day” is sponsored by Friends of Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites, a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving […]
  • New Yurt Village Opens Soon at Sweetwater Creek State Park August 14, 2015
    August 14, 2015 (Atlanta, Ga.) – Atlanta’s closest state park, Sweetwater Creek State Park, celebrates a landmark occasion this fall with the opening of its first overnight accommodations: a 10-unit yurt village and a tent campground. Starting September 1, the state park will take reservations for the yurts and tent camping.