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 »
Multiple Days: 08/03/2012, 08/24/2012Location: 8615 Barnwell Road, Johns Creek, GA 30022 | Map Time: 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM Fee Information: FREE Contact Name: Island Ford Visitor Contact Station Contact Phone Number: 678-538-1200
Our trail will take us past beautiful wildflowers, ferns, and native shrubs. Discover fascinating facts and a fable or two about American Indian and early settler uses of plants for food, medicine, and dye. This area is an excellent site to observe wildlife and wildlife sign. This loop trail can be accessed anytime from the main entrance of the Jones Bridge unit.
Dress for the weather; wear comfortable outdoor clothes and sturdy shoes or hiking boots. Bring a day pack with your camera, binoculars, hand lens, notebook and pencil, and a snack. Don't forget your drinking water, insect repellent, and sunscreen!
Reservations are required; please call 678-538-1200 to make your reservation, space is limited!