• Three kayakers enjoying the river.

    Chattahoochee River

    National Recreation Area Georgia

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    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.

Event Details

  • 11/15/2014

    Location: 8615 Barnwell Road, Johns Creek, Georgia, 30022 | Map Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Fee Information: FREE Contact Name: Island Ford Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 678-538-1200

Enjoy an evening of stories, songs, and sounds of the park. Meet the evening's special guest, an owl from the Chattahoochee Nature Center. Venture out on a guided night hike and listen for the night time sounds along the Chattahoochee River. Afterward warm up around the campfire. The live owl programs are courtesy of the Chattahoochee Nature Center.

Dress for the weather; wear warm, comfortable outdoor clothes and shoes suitable for walking on a forest trail. Don't forget your graham crackers, chocolate bars, and flashlight!

Reservations are required; please call 678-538-1200 to make your reservation, space is limited!

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Background sound of Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
Recorded by
Gerrit Vyn, New York, February 2005
Courtesy of
Macaulay Library, © Cornell Lab of Ornithology.