Atlanta Metro / Sandy Springs

Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area

1978 Island Ford Pkwy.
Sandy Springs, GA 30350

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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, Access Pass FREE

    America the Beautiful, Annual 4th Grade Pass FREE

    America the Beautiful, Annual Pass $80.00

    America the Beautiful, Annual Pass for U.S. Military FREE

    America the Beautiful, Senior Pass $10.00

    Annual Park Pass $35.00

    Daily Park Pass $3.00


    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch, Free Parking, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

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

    Near Interstate Highway


    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Special Tags


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages