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 »
US 41 Road and Bridge Widening
The Georgia Department of Transportation is proposing to widen US 41 in the vicinity of the Chattahoochee River. The road widening project will require the temporary use of Chattahoochee River National Recreation land for construction activities. In addition, the project involves the replacement of the bridge over the river within the park boundary.
US 41 Statement of Findings (3.6 MB, PDF file)
Did You Know?
That the word Chattahoochee means painted rock in the Cherokee language. The Cherokee made their homes along the Chattahoochee River for thousands of years until they were forced out in the 1830s.