• 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

  • 08/08/2014

    Location: 3760 Paper Mill Road SE, Marietta, GA 30067 | Map Time: 8:30 PM to 10:30 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

Enjoy a peaceful evening on the north shore of Sibley Pond with Ranger Jerry Hightower for a fantastic summer evenings of sights and sounds. Kick off the evening roasting marshmallows and hearing stories around the campfire. After the sun sets we will start our ranger-led walk searching the shores of Sibley Pond for frogs and whatever other nocturnalcreatures might be out and about. Enjoy the evening and the cricket chorus as you experience your National Park at night. The evening's activities are very casual and informal. Come early and bring a picnic!

Dress for the weather; wear comfortable outdoor clothes and hiking shoes. Don't forget your drinking water, insect repellent, and a 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!

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