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 »
Downstream Flow Rate
The Chattahoochee River downstream of Buford Dam is subject to release of water and increase of flows within the River. The information provided is for informational and planning purposes only. Water Travel Time From Dam is listed as a range of times in hours and minutes that water could begin to rise at a location. Click on a link in the table to view the current river level for that location.
Morgan Falls Dam
Did You Know?
Hewlett Lodge was once the Summer home of Georgia Superior Court Justice Samuel Hewlett. Construction began in the 1930s, using timber from the near the Okeefenokee Swamp and stone from Stone Mountain, taking six years to complete. Today it is home to the Island Ford Visitor Center.