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 »
10/19/2013Location: 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!