Atlanta Metro / Sandy Springs

Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area

1978 Island Ford Parkway
Sandy Springs, GA 30350

678-538-1200
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The Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area lies within four counties, north and northeast of downtown Atlanta. It consists of the Chattahoochee River and 15 land units along a 48-mile stretch of the river. In addition to providing recreational activities such as fishing, hiking, picnicking, and boating, the park contains a wide variety of natural habitats, flora and fauna, 19th century historic sites and Native American archeological sites.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Monday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    America the Beautiful , Annual Pass for U.S. Military $0.00

    America the Beautiful, Access Pass $0.00

    America the Beautiful, Annual Pass $80.00

    America the Beautiful, Senior Pass $10.00

    Entrance Fee - Annual Pass $25.00

    Entrance Fee - Daily Pass $3.00

    Activities

    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch, Free Parking, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible (Limited) , Open Year 'Round, Pets Accepted

    Near Interstate Highway

    400

    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Special Tags

    Eco-Friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Deals

  • Fee Free Day, National Public Lands Day

    Fee Free Day, National Public Lands Day

    100% off admission price per person
    Valid : 09/27/2014 - 09/27/2014

    Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area is one of 133 of our country's 401 national parks that charge an entrance fee. So start planning your FREE visit to the park!

    678-538-1200
    Website

    Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included unless stated otherwise.

Events

  • Campfire and Night Hike

    Campfire and Night Hike

    10/18/2014 - 10/18/2014

    Join a park naturalist for a campfire and guided hikes on a beautiful autumn evening with the glowing stars overhead. Roast marshmallows over an open fire, have a cup of lemonade, and walk along a forest trail. Enjoy interesting, interactive programs on the upper deck. Discover new facts about the wildlife of the park and their nocturnal habits. Receive a complimentary Chattahoochee River Naturalist Journal with wildlife lists and paw prints. Enjoy the early spring night, campfire, the stars,... read more