Record Breaking 2019 Sweep the Hooch !

Record Breaking 2019 Sweep the Hooch !

Over one thousand volunteers removed 23 TONS of trash, construction debris and tires from the Chattahoochee watershed. Chattahoochee Riverkeeper organized the April 6 event. Groups pulled trash on land, along river and tributary banks, and in deeper water. Dozens of...

Chattahoochee Parks Conservancy – REI Grant

The Chattahoochee Parks Conservancy and MTB Atlanta have applied for a $20,000 grant to resurface the mountain bike trails at Cochran Shoals/Sope Creek.  The total estimated cost of the project is $50,000 and you can help us to make up the difference by shopping at your local REI Store and then placing your Vote in the Chattahoochee Parks Conservancy bucket.  Based on the outcome of the local vote we could get an additional $10,000 towards our goal.

Please be sure to vote by April 7th so that we can improve the trails at Cochran Shoals/Sope Creek.

Sweep the Hooch

Sweep the Hooch, April 6th   Back for the 9th year, Sweep the Hooch is an annual day of service to the Chattahoochee River watershed, mobilizing volunteers on foot, in waders, or kayak/canoe paddlers to remove trash at locations throughout the watershed. Sweep...
The stairway at Vickery Creek Unit

The stairway at Vickery Creek Unit

VIP Kris Leszczynski uploaded this picture of the almost completed stairway to the Vickery Creek unit from the Roswell Mill Park. The Park Service hopes to have the project complete and open to the public by the end of the year. This project was made possible due to...

Chattahoochee Parks Conservancy Membership

Did you know that if you record 8 hours or more volunteering with the park you will automatically receive a free individual membership to the Chattahoochee Parks Conservancy.  The CPC is the official friends group or the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area,...