Outdoor Recreation Activities
CREEK FREAKS NEW YEARS DAY FLOAT
Join the Creek Freaks for a New Years tradition. This family friendly float on the Blackwater River is an exhilarating way to start the new year. Ages 14 & under must have adult supervision. Dress appropriately for the weather and bring your own boat. Please meet at the put in on New Plant Road off of Grassy Hill Road. PFD’s are mandatory. Shuttle will run at 11:30am.
|Friday, Jan 1||11am- 12:30 pm||Blackwater River, Grassy Hill||All||Free|
SHINE RUNNERS PUB RUN
Shine Runners Pub Run’s offer group exercise opportunities for the whole family whether you are a runner, walker or just need some community. Offering runs every Thursday evening throughout the County, it’s never been easier to have fun and stay active. A few runs include: 1st Thursday Chaos Mountain Brewery 2nd Thursday Hammer & Forge Brewery 3rd Thursday Brooks Mill Winery 4th Thursday Chaos Mountain Brewery All runs begin at 6:00pm Check out the Shine Runners Facebook Page to stay up to date on other runs and meet-ups throughout the County.
FC YOUTH TRAIL RUNNERS
Middle school and high school youth who love to run trails this is for you. Register for free online and join weekly Wednesday practice at Waid Park. Family members are welcome to actively participate in weekly practice. Races are optional but strongly encouraged.
JAMISON MILL CAMPGROUND
Season: April 1st - October 31st
Reserve your campsite now at PlayFranklinCounty.com. All reservations must be made at least 30 days in advance. Reservations are not required but sites are limited. Payment must be made at the time of reservation. First come first serve sites are available via a self serve pay station (check or exact change only). Due to the limited number of sites advanced reservations are recommended.