With hundreds of educational displays and 25 miles of trails through woods, wetlands, a lake and a river, Rock Hawk is a park and outdoor classroom centered around an ancient, Native American effigy.
Indoor and outdoor interpretive centers educate about the local flora and fauna, as well as 12,000 years of the area’s history.
Camping, fishing, boating, archery, nature watching, a beach, hiking and biking, and viewing towers, are all available to enjoy.
Among the wildlife are over 200 species of birds, 25 of which are on the Audubon Society’s Priority Species list.
Hours are 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday to Thursday, and 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday to Saturday.
There is a fee $5.00 to utilize the Lake Oconee beach.