• Mist rising of the river at Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area.

    Chattahoochee River

    National Recreation Area Georgia

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  • 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 »

Event Details

  • 02/15/2014

    Location: 8615 Barnwell Road, Johns Creek, GA 30022 | Map Time: 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM Fee Information: $3 entrance fee waived Contact Name: Island Ford Visitor Contact Station 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.

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.