Flint River Family Adventure

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Are you ready for a family-friendly weekend of fun and excitement on the Flint River?

Join the Georgia Conservancy and the Gerald I. Lawhorn Scout Camp on September 10 – 11 for an adventure weekend that includes outdoor recreation, bluegrass and great food!

The Flint River Family Adventure will kick off at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 10 at the Gerald I. Lawhorn Scout Camp in Molena, GA and will include activities for adults and children including archery, rock climbing, zip-line and hiking during the afternoon. Zip-line age limit is 13 years old.

Many of the activities are “self-guided” and guests will be given a property map and instructions on how to make it to each activity – or lead your own hike!

The fun will continue with a barbecue dinner, bluegrass concert, guest speakers, campfire-n-s’mores, an “owl prowl” and a campout (various camping arrangements provided, see trip specifics).

Sunday morning’s family-friendly paddle trip on the Flint will launch at 10:00 a.m. Canoe and paddling equipment is provided. Rivers Alive is sponsoring the paddle on Sunday and will provide free Rivers Alive shirts for folks who pick up trash on the river!

Price breakdown: Prices include all accommodations listed below

Camping: We will offer tent camping, platform camping (raised, canvas-sided tents with beds) and a separate “family friendly” camping area. For adults (without kids) interested in the Flint River Adventure we will have a separate camping area in a secluded and peaceful area of the campground along the river.

$85 per person
“Paddle Your Children … down the river with the Georgia Conservancy”

New in 2016: Children 14 and under register for FREE on select Heartland Rivers of Georgia Paddle Series Trips


Children must be 14 and under
Children must be accompanied by a full paying adult.
All children must have a signed waiver from their legal guardian
Boat rental and meals not included. Camping Only.
Does not include our Flint River Paddle at Montezuma Bluffs.
One adult for every two children, please!
*When completing registration add your children’s names and ages under Question #1.

Georgia Conservancy members use your four digit member id # to receive a discount when registering for a trip. Members receive a $10 discount, Cambium members receive a $20 discount. Having trouble identifying your four digit membership id #? Contact Alexis Torres at [email protected]. Are you adding on a membership with this trip purchase? Use GCMember promo code to receive a $10 discount. Adding on a Cambium membership? Use GCCambium promo code to receive $20 off your purchase.

September 10 2016


Date: September 10
Time: 12:00 pm
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Gerald I. Lawhorn Scouting Base

506 Thundering Springs Rd
Molena, GA 30258 United States