• Three kayakers enjoying the river.

    Chattahoochee River

    National Recreation Area Georgia

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  • Johnson Ferry Intermittent Trail Closures

    Representatives of Colonial Pipeline Company will be working on the gas pipeline in the Johnson Ferry North unit. The work will require intermittent trail closures. For your safety please stay on designated trails and obey all trail closures.

Bike Maps

Bicycle maps are available here for the units in which riding on trails is permitted. The only units currently offering trail cycling are Cochran Shoals and West Palisades. Click the links below for downloadable maps of our bike trails.

Cochran Shoals- Sope Creek/Columns Drive/Interstate North
West Palisades- Paces Mill/Rottenwood Creek Trail

Did You Know?

Rock overhang at Island Ford - Photo by Matt Harr

Prehistoric people would shelter under the large rock overhangs found along the Chattahoochee River. Indian village sites once flourished along this rich corridor of fertile soils.