• 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.

Event Details

  • 04/18/2014

    grey tree frog
    Location: 3760 Paper Mill Road SE, Marietta, GA 30067 | Map Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM Fee Information: A current $3 Daily Park Pass, Annual Park Pass, or an America the Beautiful Pass is required! Contact Name: Island Ford Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 678-538-1200

A great adventure for the entire family awaits you at the Sope Creek area of the Chattahoochee River. Listen to stories and sing songs around a campfire while roasting marshmallows. Join a guided night hike, looking and listening for frolicking frogs and other nocturnal wildlife sights and sounds along the trail around Sibley Pond.

Dress for the weather; wear sturdy walking shoes and bring a jacket. Don't forget drinking water, insect repellent, and your flashlight!

Note: The $3 Daily Park Pass is not required for vehicles displaying a current Annual Park Pass or an America the Beautiful Pass!

Reservations are required; please call 678-538-1200 to make your reservation, space is limited! Also see Frog Frolics scheduled for April 25, May 2, and May 16.

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