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AmeriCorps First Time Camper Program

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  • 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson, 30233
  • 478-993-3053
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  • Location: High Falls State Park
  • Time: This overnight program begins 1pm on Saturday and ends 12pm on Sunday. We have additional dates on May 12th/13th and June 16th/
  • Price: Cost is $31 for a group of 1-6 people plus a $10 program fee per person. $5 ParkPass per vehicle.

Never gone camping in a state park before? Or, has it been awhile since your last camping trip? This is your opportunity to go camping at High Falls State Park for a night and see what it is all about. Leave your worries and stress behind; an AmeriCorps Ranger will be there for you during your entire stay to make sure you have an amazing time. Brush up on your camping skills as we guide you through campsite and tent set-up. Then, participate in activities such as wilderness survival, stargazing, and hiking. Of course, no camping experience is complete without a campfire with s\'mores! A schedule of fun activities Saturday & Sunday, use of camping equipment, 1-night camping accommodation, and ranger guidance is provided. Cost is $31 for a group of 1-6 people plus a $10 program fee per person. $5 ParkPass per vehicle. Program runs from 1 pm Saturday to 12 pm Sunday. Spaces are limited. Register and pre-pay to reserve your group\'s spot by calling the Park Office at 478-993-3053 8am - 4pm.