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Trail Volunteer Workday at Fort Yargo
Join REI, Friends of Georgia State Parks and the Yargo Area Biking Association for National Public Lands Day. Help improve the mountain biking and hiking trails at Fort Yargo State Park. Bring water, work gloves, long pants and sturdy footwear. No open-toed shoes. Bring a change of clothes for after the project, along with your mountain bike or boat to enjoy the trails and lake. Snacks and refreshments will be available. Register with REI at www.rei.com/event/43332/session/55844.
More About Fort Yargo State Park
One mile south of downtown Winder, this state park offers a variety of outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, fishing, boating and more. Park amenities include 40 campsites, three cottages, five picnic shelters and a pioneer camp. Visitors can bike 18 miles of trails, sunbathe on the beach just off the park's 260-acre lake and challenge themselves on the wooded disc golf course. Parking is $5 per day per vehicle or $5 per stay at the park's campground or cabins. A one-year parking pass is available for $50.