Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest-CNF


1755 Cleveland Hwy.
Gainesville GA 30501

Hours of Operation

  • Monday : 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Tuesday : 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday : 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Thursday : 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Friday : 9:00am - 4:00pm


Unbelievable Sights
View from Russell Brasstown Scenic Byway
Observation Tower at Brasstown Bald
Camping available
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Grab your hiking shoes and head out to explore the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest. Here you'll find the finest recreation opportunities and natural resources in Georgia. Our two forests provide nearly 118,000 acres of designated wilderness, hundreds of miles of clear-running streams and rivers, approximately 850 miles of recreation trails, and dozens of campgrounds, picnic areas and other recreation activity opportunities. Visit our website at for complete information and download our free mobile app.

The mission of the USDA Forest Service is to sustain the health, diversity and productivity of the nation's forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations. The Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests is part of the Southern Region, with the Forest Supervisor's office in Gainesville, managing four district units in Blairsville (Blue Ridge District), Lakemont (Chattooga River District), Chatsworth (Conasauga District), and Eatonton (Oconee District).

Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Parking on Site
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Maps & Brochures Available
Near Interstate Highway
  • 985
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
Group Amenities
  • Group-Friendly
General Information
  • Family-Friendly
  • Open Year 'Round
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