Category Archives: Camp Fire

Saturday Night Fun

Can you believe it’s August already! Where did summer go? As I sat contemplating this question I realized that I haven’t done everything I wanted to do this summer. I still have a list of fun activities to do before … Continue reading

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Campfire Alert!

 With Sumpter’s fire alert currently set at “Extreme” (Meaning; don’t even THINK the word fire or it might start….) we are opting to have a “campfireless” Campfire Program this Saturday. What does this mean?  Well, it means that we wont … Continue reading

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Laughter and Grease

The first ever “Time Travel with the Dredge” program was a big hit! We had a wonderful crowd and a great time. This program is about a dredge worker named Sylvan. Sylvan is a hard worker but also loves to … Continue reading

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Time Travel

Looking for something do this Saturday night?  Then consider your evening filled and come out to our campfire program! This week we’ll be presenting a new program taking us back in time to meet rear-oiler, Sylvan, and get a glimpse … Continue reading

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On A Not-So-Dark Night….

…Park Rangers and visitors gathered around for the first Camp Fire Program of the season on July 14th.  Despite the thunderstorms, rain showers, and even a tornado warning for the lower Baker County which persisted throughout the day; the skies … Continue reading

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Coming Soon!

Campfire programs are back at the Sumpter Valley Dredge State Park! July’s programs are scheduled for the 14th and the 28th at 7:00pm.  We’ll be meeting up at the fire pit located next to the upper parking lot.  Just look … Continue reading

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Spring Forward and Plan Ahead: Part 2

Having covered the park basics in the last blog entry, let’s take look at the icing on the cake…the park activities and events.  Yes, between the Railroad and the State Park, it is difficult to find a weekend that doesn’t … Continue reading

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