2016 - 2017 Calendar of Trips & Events

 

Members of the Georgia Conservancy (Live Oak and above) receive discounts on all trips and events, as well as early registration opportunities. Learn more about how you can support the work of the Georgia Conservancy by becoming a member: www.georgiaconservancy.org/membership

 
 

December 3

Stewardship Trip

Ebenezer Creek Paddle

Rincon, GA

Explore the historic and mysterious Ebenezer Creek with the Georgia Conservancy and the City of Springfield

Cost : Starts at $25
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December 9-11

Stewardship Trip

Sea Camp Weekend Adventure

Cumberland Island, GA

Enjoy a relaxing weekend under the oaks and behind the dunes at Cumberland Island National Seashore

Cost : Starts at $150
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December 16-18

Stewardship Trip

Little St. Simons Island Cambium

Little St. Simons Island, GA

Georgia Conservancy Cambium members enjoy a discounted weekend at remote, luxurious Little St. Simons Island.

Cost : Reduced Rate
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January 13-15

Stewardship Trip

Cumberland Island Service Weekend

Cumberland Island Nat'l Seashore

Give back to Cumberland Island National Seashore with three daysof meaningful service during the MLK Holiday Weekend

REGISTRATION OPENS 12/19
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January 27-29

Stewardship Trip

Cabretta Beach Adventure

Sapelo & Blackbeard Islands

Explore Sapelo and Blackbeard Island from our basecamp behind the dunes on Cabretta Beach.

REGISTRATION OPENS 12/15
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February 24-26

Stewardship Trip

Satilla River Weekend Paddle

Woodbine, GA

Spend a weekend exploring one of Georgia's most beautiful blackwater rivers - the Satilla.

REGISTRATION OPENS 12/15
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February 24

Special Event

Next South Conference + Career Fair

Georgia State University / Atlanta

Generation Green hosts Next South - for those seeking careers in sustainability and corporate responsibility.

Costs: Starts at $25
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March 17-19

Stewardship Trip

Altamaha River to Sea Paddle

Darien, GA

Paddle the lower Altamaha and explore its extensive river delta as it flows past Darien.

REGISTRATION OPENS 12/15
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April 7-9

Stewardship Trip

Ochlockonee River Paddle

Thomasville, GA

Paddle the lush Ochlockonee and visit our friends at Sweet Grass Dairy on this South Georgia adventure!

REGISTRATION OPENS DEC 15
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April 14-16

Stewardship Trip

Flint River Paddle at Rocky Bend

Newton, GA

Join the Georgia Conservancy as we paddle the beautiful lower Flint River south of Albany.

REGISTRATION OPENS FEB 15
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April 22

Stewardship Trip

Augusta Canal Day Paddle

Augusta, GA

Experience urban paddling at its finest with a day trip along the Historic Augusta Canal

REGISTRATION OPENS FEB 15
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May 5-7

Stewardship Trip

Ogeechee Paddle & Ossabaw Tour

Ft. McAllister State Park

Paddle the Ogeechee River and tour Ossabaw Island from our homebase at Ft. McAllister State Park

REGISTRATION OPENS DEC 15
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May 12-14

Stewardship Trip

Three Rivers Paddle & Broxton Rocks

Hazlehurst, GA

Explore the Altamaha at the confluence of the Ocmulgee and Oconee Rivers!

REGISTRATION OPENS FEB 15
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June 2-4

Stewardship Trip

Spring Creek Weekend Paddle

Brinson, GA & Seminole State Park

Explore the Blue Hole region of Georgia on Spring Creek, a tributary of the Lower Flint River.

REGISTRATION OPENS DEC 15
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June 16-18

Stewardship Trip

Conasauga Snorkel &  Cohutta Weekend

Cisco, GA / Cohutta Mountains

Snorkel clear mountain waters of the Conasauga River and explore the Cohutta Wilderness Area.

REGISTRATION OPENS DEC 15
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july 7-9

Stewardship Trip

Len Foote Hike Inn Service Weekend

Amicalola Falls State Park

Join the Georgia Conservancy for a weekend of service at Georgia's only back country mountain lodge.

REGISTRATION OPENS DEC 15
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July 15-16

Stewardship Trip

Flint River Paddle at Montezuma Bluff

Marshallville, GA

Join the Georgia Conservancy as we paddle the middle Flint River and camp on its sandy banks.

REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 15
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July 22

Stewardship Trip

ChattATL Paddle at Riverview Landing

Mableton, GA

Paddle metro Atlanta's lesser explored section of the Chattahoochee River

REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 15
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AUGust 11-13

Stewardship Trip

Cloudland Canyon Adventure Weekend

Cloudland Canyon State Park

Explore incredible Cloudland Canyon State Park with the Georgia Conservancy

REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 15
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September 9-10

Stewardship Trip

Flint River Family Adventure

Hazlehurst, GA

Family fun on the Flint! Archery, climbing, zip-lining, paddling, hiking, and more!

REGISTRATION OPENS DEC 15
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September 15-17

Stewardship Trip

Ossabaw Island Service Weekend

Ossabaw Island, GA

Work hard, relax hard! Join us for our annual weekend of service on rustic, remote Ossabaw Island!

REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 15
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Sept 29 - Oct 1

Stewardship Trip

Ocmulgee Water Trail Paddle

Hawkinsville, GA

Paddle a beautiful stretch of the Ocmulgee River in Pulaski County!

REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 15
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October 7

Stewardship Trip

Yellow River Paddle & Jam

Porterdale, GA

Paddle one of metro Atlanta's hidden gems, stick around for music in downtown Porterdale.

REGISTRATION OPENS DEC 15
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October 13-15

Stewardship Trip

Sapelo Island Service Weekend

Sapelo Island, GA

Join the Georgia Conservancy for our annual service weekend on Sapelo Island!

REGISTRATION OPENS AUG 15
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November 10-12

Stewardship Trip

Jekyll Island Paddle & Camp Weekend

Jekyll Island, GA

Campout under the oaks and sea kayak during our weekend adventure on Jekyll Island!

REGISTRATION OPENS AUG 15
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November 3-5

Stewardship Trip

Okefenokee Adventure Weekend

Fargo, GA

Spend a weekend exploring the Okefenokee Swamp National Wildlife Refuge!

REGISTRATION OPENS AUG 15
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December 2

Stewardship Trip

Ebenezer Creek Paddle

Rincon, GA

Explore the flooded bottomland forest along Ebenezer Creek in Effingham County!

REGISTRATION OPENS AUG 15
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December 8-10

Stewardship Trip

Cumberland Island Sea Camp Adventure

Hazlehurst, GA

Relax for a weekend at Sea Camp, Cumberland Island's perfect beachside getaway.

REGISTRATION OPENS AUG 15
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