Healthy Rivers for All Georgians is Our Goal
Georgia River Network is working to ensure a clean water legacy by engaging and empowering Georgians to protect, restore and enjoy our rivers from the mountains to the coast. Georgia River Network works for clean water in partnership with the Georgia Water Coalition . You may also know us as the organizers of Paddle Georgia, a week long river trip on a different Georgia river each June. We also maintain the Georgia Water Trails Website. Scroll down to see what's new!
Come Paddle With Us!
Paddle Georgia registration opens in January for priority registration and February for open registration. Click here for details.
Hidden Gems Paddling Series - Click here for details.
Special thanks to the Hike Inn for providing delicious lunches for our Hidden Gems series! Check them out at http://hike-inn.com/
Brews, Boats & BBQ at Sweetwater Brewery
Save the Date: February 8 from 5-8pm
A pre-season gathering of paddlers from all over Georgia at The Sweetwater Brewery. Beer, food and brewery tours will be offered. We will be honoring our 14 in 2014 participants during this event. Ticket price is $25.00 per attendee. We will also be raffling off two kayaks donated by The Outside World. One will be raffled off to particpants attending the event. The second raffle is open to the public. See below. SOLD OUT
Buy a ticket to win this Rogue kayak donated by The Outside World. Click here.
Now Available! the “Chattahoochee River User’s Guide”
The Chattahoochee River User’s Guide—the latest in a series of river guides from Georgia River Network and the University of Georgia Press, traces the 430-mile course of the Hooch from its headwaters at a spring on Coon Den Ridge near Jacks Knob in northeastern Georgia to its confluence with the Flint River, where they form the Apalachicola River. The Georgia River network guides provide many little-known facts about Georgia’s rivers, bring to life these rivers’ cultural and natural history, and present river issues in an immersive and engaging manner that will inspire users to help protect their local waterways. Click here to purchase and learn more.
The first in a series of Georgia River Network Guidebooks, the “Etowah River User’s Guide,” authored by Joe Cook and published in cooperation with Coosa River Basin Initiative, is an appealing and handy look at the biologically diverse and beautiful Etowah River in North Georgia. Printed on waterproof paper by the University of Georgia Press, the book offers a fascinating history of the area and information valuable for novice or experienced paddlers as well as fishermen. Click here to purchase and learn more.
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