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 »
An Ancient River in a Modern City
Today the river valley attracts us for so many reasons. Take a solitary walk to enjoy nature’s display, raft leisurely through the rocky shoals with friends, fish the misty waters as the sun comes up, or have a picnic on a Sunday afternoon. Get Outdoors and experience your Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area as you have never done before.
Upcoming Programs in the Park
Bring your family and friend to the park for exciting ranger-led programs. Visit the Events page for the upcoming schedule of events.Read More
Volunteers In The Parks, true VIPs!
Who are these VIPs that I see in the park? Learn more about the various volunteer opportunities that are available at Chattahoochee River NRA.Read More
Purchase Your Annual Park Pass Online.
Purchase your Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area Annual Park Pass online at Pay.Gov, the U.S. Department of the Treasury secure website.Read More
Making a Splash with Social Media
Social Media has come to Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to make your world complete!Read More
Chattahoochee River Safety
Having a safe day on the Chattahoochee River doesn't just happen, watch this short video and learn how to have a safe float on the river.Read More
Think Before You Sink!
One U.S. Coast Guard approved life jacket per person is required on all watercraft. Any person under the age of 13 MUST WEAR a life jacket.Read More
Did You Know?
All Trout have a protective membrane or "slime coat" that covers their scales and is their first line of defense against infection and disease. Damage to this coating can severely hurt the fish. Wetting your hands or limiting contact with the fish increases the likelihood that the fish will survive.