Address

, Peachtree Corners, GA

Contact Info

(770) 945-1666


This 48-mile stretch of trout water begins at the base of Buford Dam, near Lake Lanier. The river is home to brown and rainbow trout; yellow perch; large-mouth, striped and shoal bass, chain pickerel, bream, catfish and crappie.

From Buford Dam to Georgia 400, 19 public access points offer bank access, wading and boating.


Restriction: The upper portion of the Chattahoochee is subject to rapid water rise, personal flotation devices are required from Buford Dam to Georgia 20.

Yelp Reviews

4 stars

Honestly don't know how to rate this. I suspect that if you have a boat or land fish then it's beautiful and wonderful. It is beautiful but not much of a... Read Full Review

The Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area provides some of the best parks and hiking available to Atlanta. While the Medlock Bridge unit is not very... Read Full Review

One of the smaller units of the Chattahoochee River NRA system, but definitely a fun one to hike and a really nice location on the river. I'm a frequent... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 stars Based on 417 traveler reviews

Beautiful

The river here is beautiful no matter where you go and al kinds of little water falls when you least expect it on the trails. the rafting is a lot of fun. Read Full Review

Fun time

Took grandkids tubing we used cool river tubing, we all had a great time, will be back to do it again Read Full Review

Gorgeous

Clean and cool river. Dog friendly. Fun to tube on. Very rockie so wear water shoes. Most areas are shallow but does have drop off deep spots. Read Full Review

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