Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area
Sandy Springs, GA 30350
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 $80.00
Entrance Fee - Annual Pass $35.00
Entrance Fee - Daily Pass $3.00
Boat Launch, Free Parking, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms
Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible (Limited) , Open Year 'Round, Pets Accepted
Near Interstate Highway
American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Suitable for Ages
Volunteer Work Day
10/04/2014 - 09/30/2015
This is a great opportunity to find out what it's like to be a VIP at Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area. Work alongside seasoned park volunteers repairing trails, removing non-native invasive plants, or picking up trash in the park. Tools and training are provided by park staff and fellow volunteers.
Please contact Dave Thomas, Volunteer Coordinator, by e-mail for information about this months' Work Day.read more
05/01/2015 - 05/01/2015
Start the evening with songs around a campfire while roasting marshmallows. Then join the ranger led night hike around Sibley Pond, looking and listening for frogs and other nocturnal wildlife.
Reservations are required; please call 678-538-1200 to make your reservation, space is limited! Visit the park website for more information.read more
05/15/2015 - 05/15/2015
A great adventure for the entire family awaits you at the Sope Creek area of the Chattahoochee River. Listen to stories and sing songs around a campfire while roasting marshmallows. Join a guided night hike, looking and listening for frolicking frogs and other nocturnal wildlife sights and sounds along the trail around Sibley Pond.
Visit the Frog Frolic website for compl...read more