A guided hike at Cloudland Canyon. An easy 2.4-mile guided hike is one of the activities planned for Sunday's birthday celebration. (Contributed photo.)
The Friends of Cloudland Canyon State Park invite the entire family to come out and celebrate the park's 81st birthday this Sunday, July 28! Activities will run all day from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. within the park. Lunch will be provided to the first 150 people who arrive and of course birthday cake will also be there!
Schedule of activities for the day includes:
10-11 a.m.: Geocaching (Meet at the Interpretive Center)
10-11 .a.m.: Yoga in the Butterfly Garden (Meet in garden beside the Interpretive Center)
11-noon: Guided Hike on Overlook Trail (from East parking lot to Bear Creek Trail intersection, out and back. Total mileage is 2.4 miles rated easy.)
Noon-1 p.m.: Hot dog and BBQ lunch with birthday cake!!! Meet at Picnic Shelter 3. Limit to first 150 people.)
1-2 p.m,: Fishing (Catfish pond)
2-3 p.m.: "Sunshine" craft in the Interpretive Center
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Interpretive Center will be open for viewing.
Cloudland Canyon State Park is located at 122 Cloudland Canyon Park Road in Rising Fawn, Ga., just minutes from Chattanooga and even closer to Trenton. It is one of the most popular recreational locations in the region, praised for its beauty, friendliness and the many activities available for those who want to explore.