• Three kayakers enjoying the river.

    Chattahoochee River

    National Recreation Area Georgia

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  • Rising River Waters Can Kill!

    Watch for rapidly rising river levels on the Chattahoochee River and its tributaries. Water released from dams and heavy rain can turn a day on the river into a tragedy! More »

  • Call for Water Release Schedule

    With colder temperatures you can expect longer and more frequent water releases. For water release schedule info, call 1-855-DAM-FLOW (1-855-326-3569) for Buford Dam and 404-329-1455 for Morgan Falls Dam. Save numbers to your cell! More »

Contact Us

Jack Switzer at the Visitor Center Front Desk 2004
 

We appreciate your comments and suggestions regarding the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area.

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Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area

By Phone
For general park information
Island Ford Visitor Contact Station
678-538-1200
For reporting non-life threatening emergencies or violations!
Park Dispatch/Law Enforcement
770-952-0370

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Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area
1978 Island Ford Parkway
Sandy Springs, GA 30350

By Fax
770-399-8087

Did You Know?

Life Jackets Required

A U.S. Coast Guard approved Personal Flotation Device (PFD) is required for each person onboard a watercraft. Any child under the age of 13 is required to wear a PFD while the watercraft is underway. A watercraft is defined as any boat, inner tube, air mattress, or any other floating device.