Atlanta Metro / Marietta

Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Johnson Ferry unit, North entrance

301 Johnson Ferry Rd.
Marietta, GA 30068


Situated along the Chattahoochee River, this park at Johnson Ferry North has 2.5 miles of trails that are excellent for viewing plants and wildlife. There is a boat launch and a covered pavilion that is a great place to relax after a hike.

The North entrance is located at the corner of Johnson Ferry Road and Columns Drive in Marietta, Georgia.

The park is open from one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset.

You can find map, guides and brochures on the website to download for the trip.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 6:00AM - 6:00PM
    Monday: 6:00AM - 6:00PM
    Tuesday: 6:00AM - 6:00PM
    Wednesday: 6:00AM - 6:00PM
    Thursday: 6:00AM - 6:00PM
    Friday: 6:00AM - 6:00PM
    Saturday: 6:00AM - 6:00PM

    Admission & Fees

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

    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


    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round, Pet-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    285, 400

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages