• Three kayakers enjoying the river.

    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

  • 01/11/2014

    Location: 8615 Barnwell Road, Johns Creek, GA 30022 | Map Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Fee Information: FREE Contact Name: Island Ford Visitor Contact Station Contact Phone Number: 678-538-1200

Roast marshmallows over an open fire, drink delicious "ranger recipe hot apple cider", and walk along a forest trail. Discover new facts about the wildlife of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area and their nocturnal habits. Receive a complimentary Chattahoochee River Naturalist Journal with wildlife lists and paw prints. Enjoy the campfire, the stars, and the nocturnal sights and sounds of the Chattahoochee.

Dress for the weather; wear comfortable outdoor clothes and hiking shoes. A jacket will help if the night has a chill. Don't forget your flashlight.

Reservations are required; please call 678-538-1200 to make your reservation, space is limited!

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