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Ga. park system finalist for national award

ATLANTA - Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites was recently named a finalist for the 2015 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management - the most prestigious accolade a recreation agency can achieve. The award is sponsored by the National Recreation and Park Association and the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration.

June 08, 2015 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


7 tips for hiking with kids

With summer vacation in full swing for most children, many parents are left with six hours in each weekday to fill.

June 07, 2015 | Arianne Brown KSL | Outdoors/Recreation


Video shows bobcat attack turkey hunter

MANASSAS, Virginia ­— The next time you’re in the woods, you may want to think twice before taking your cellphone out of your pocket. A recent video suggests that the device may look enticing to a hungry bobcat.

June 06, 2015 | Grant Olsen KSL | Outdoors/Recreation


Women’s handgun class scheduled

MANSFIELD - Pistol manufacturer Glock and Georgia Department of Natural Resources staff will conduct a women's handgun class as part of the Beyond Becoming an Outdoors Woman series June 27-28 at the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center in Mansfield.

June 03, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


DNR announces opening of food-shrimp season

BRUNSWICK - Georgia Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Mark Williams has announced that Georgia waters will open for commercial and recreational harvest of food shrimp at 8 a.m. Tuesday, June 16, according to a news release.

June 01, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Sometimes, using a favorite spot differently yields results

Well, friends and neighbors, the temperature is rising and the fish are biting.

June 01, 2015 | Donny Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


National Trails Day at Fort McAllister

Fort McAllister State Park will have National Trails Day events from 9-10 a.m. Saturday, June 6, at 3894 Fort McAllister Road in Richmond Hill.

May 31, 2015 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


Oyster harvest closes Monday

BRUNSWICK - Commissioner Mark Williams has announced that Georgia's territorial waters will close to commercial and recreational oyster harvest effective 6 a.m. Monday through midnight Sept. 30.

May 29, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Whiting is a hot catch these days

Hello, friends and neighbors all around the coastal area.

May 27, 2015 | Donny Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Oyster harvest to close in state waters

BRUNSWICK - Commissioner Mark Williams has announced that Georgia's territorial waters will close to commercial and recreational oyster harvest effective 6 a.m., Monday through midnight Wednesday, Sept. 30.

May 27, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Fort Pulaski increasing entrance fees

SAVANNAH - Fort Pulaski National Monument will implement an entrance fee increase June 15, according to a news release.

May 24, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Need a way to help the miles pass by? Here's some podcasts to listen to while running

Warmer weather means more running for me, and while I love a good solo run, my thoughts quickly become boring and obnoxious, even to myself. A better option? Podcasts. A great podcast keeps the mind engaged and distracted while the feet are busy and the legs are burning. It’s like having a conversation without having to do any work. Here are a few of my current favorites. Notice: Only a couple are running related.

May 22, 2015 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation


Dates set for Eagles football camps

STATESBORO - Georgia Southern football coach Willie Fritz has announced the dates for six Eagle Invasion Football Camps in the summer of 2015 with locations across Georgia.

May 17, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Kids fishing derby June 6 in RH

The Richmond Hill Exchange Club will host its 25th annual kids fishing derby from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 6, at the Richmond Hill Fish Hatchery on Highway 144 between the library and Kroger.

May 16, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Basketball Bash on Memorial Day

The Memorial Day Basketball Bash is scheduled for May 22-24 in Richmond Hill.

May 15, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


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Deadline approaching for alligator quota-hunt applications

SOCIAL CIRCLE - Hunters who want a chance at a Georgia gator have got to get their quota applications in by July 31.

July 20, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Ogeechee Riverkeeper paddle trip scheduled

Registration is open for the July 25 paddle trip at George L. Smith State Park in Twin City.

July 13, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


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