4th Annual Chattahoochee River Paddle-Campout

Sat & Sun, October 5 – 6, 12 PM-12 PM Abbotts Bridge Unit, Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Join REI and Chattahoochee Parks Conservancy (CPC) for our 4th Annual Chattahoochee River Paddle and Campout at...
Chattahoochee Stream Stewards Training

Chattahoochee Stream Stewards Training

Ashley and Lyn showing a few of the Chattahoochee Stream Stewards how to conduct water quality testing per the Georgia Adopt-A-Stream guidelines. The Stream Stewards will be monitoring a number of streams that flow into the Chattahoochee River watershed within the...
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...