At the center of our chapter's mission is the wonderful Chattahoochee River. Both revered and endangered, it is among the southernmost major trout
fisheries in the U.S. and the only one that flows through a major metropolitan area. To get to know the Chattahoochee better, articles on
, and the
New Georgia Encyclopedia
will tell you its geography and history.
For information on fishing and other recreation, the National Park Service
is your best source.
Remember that parking fees
are charged at most of the park sites along the river.
Like any tailwater, it's always wise the check dam releases. Current water release information is available at 770.945.1466.
For those who with to use a canoe, kayak or float tube, here are some float times
for popular trips.