• 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

  • 10/19/2013

    Location: 8615 Barnwell Road, Johns Creek, GA 30022 | Map Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM Fee Information: FREE Contact Name: Island Ford Visitor Contact Station Contact Phone Number: 678-538-1200

Join the National Park Service for a campfire, guided hikes, and a beautiful autumn evening with the glow of the moon overhead.  Roast marshmallows over an open fire, drink delicious "ranger recipe hot apple cider", and walk along a moonlit forest trail.  Discover new facts about the wildlife of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area and their nocturnal habits.  Receive a complimentary Chattahoochee River Journal with wildlife lists and paw prints.  Enjoy the campfire, the moon light, and the nocturnal sights and sounds of the Chattahoochee.

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!

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