Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Covey Film Festival
“OKEFENOKEE DESTINY” SCREENING The Okefenokee Swamp, “The Trembling Earth,” is a place unlike any other in the world. It’s the largest intact blackwater wetland in North America and a mecca for research scientists from around[...]
Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Conklin Farm in Atlanta (near Chastain Park)
The urgent fight to protect the Okefenokee Swamp from mining is burning brightly in Georgia right now, but we need your help to stoke the fire. To help advocates like you get FIRED UP about[...]
Mar 31 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 2 @ 5:00 pm Satilla Lodge
While North Georgia is still in the slumbers of winter, come late March and early April, the woods along the Satilla River are bursting with spring. Escape winter and get an early start on the[...]
Apr 29 all-day Withlacoochee River
Join Georgia River Network as we explore a 12-mile stretch of the Withlacoochee River as this Georgia-born river winds through northern Florida and past some of the iconic blue hole springs which make the region[...]
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Bear Creek Marina
May 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Bear Creek Marina
May 20 all-day Flint River/Joe Kurz Wildlife Management Area
This 13-mile adventure explores the scenic and historic Flint River Water Trail as it winds through Meriwether and Pike counties in Middle Georgia. Beginning on White Oak Creek in the Joe Kurz Wildlife Management Area,[...]
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Chestatee River Adventures
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm Savannah River
Paddle Georgia is BACK! After two years of COVID-19-altered paddle trips schedules and formats, Paddle Georgia is returning to its pre-COVID format. Paddle Georgia 2023 will explore more than 70 miles of the Savannah River,[...]
Jul 15 all-day Etowah River
This This 9-mile jaunt takes in what is arguably the most scenic stretch of the Etowah River downstream of Allatoona Dam. The trip along the Etowah River Water Trail passes over numerous fish weirs, v-shaped[...]
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Chestatee River Adventures
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm – Jul 20 @ 5:00 am The Hike Inn
Join your Georgia River Network friends for this one-night, mid-week getaway to the mountains and a stay at The Hike Inn for half off the usual rates. The trip includes a five-mile hike (moderate difficulty)[...]
Jul 29 all-day Chattahoochee River
This 12-mile paddle on the Chattahoochee through rural Carroll and Coweta counties features mostly flatwater with a handful of Class I shoals. It takes in a beautiful portion of the long-maligned river downstream of Atlanta[...]
Aug 13 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Chestatee River
This short 5-mile journey takes in one of the most popular river runs in North Georgia, exploring the historic Chestatee River just south of the Gold Rush town of Dahlonega. Plan a day or a[...]
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm 42West
Outdoor recreation enthusiasts, conservationists and leaders from across the state will gather to celebrate 25 years of protecting rivers and waterways on September 8 at the Georgia Rivers Gala. Guests will enjoy full bar service[...]
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – Oct 1 @ 4:00 pm Kupcakerie
For more information: Wilderness First Aid/CPR Certification Class (regfox.com)
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 8 @ 5:00 pm Rocky Bend Flint River Retreat
Ever wonder why we’ve been doing this same trip–at the same time of year–in the same place for nearly a decade? Well, it’s because the lower Flint is so beautiful and so unique that we[...]
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Sweetwater Creek State park
Nov 10 @ 5:00 pm – Nov 12 @ 5:00 pm Griffis Fish Camp
The 22-mile adventure takes you through an incredible diversity of landscapes and introduces you the the wonder that is, well…one of Georgia’s seven natural wonders–the Okefenokee Swamp. Beginning at Stephen Foster State Park, the paddle[...]
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm Stephen Foster State Park Suwannee River Eco-Lodge
This 15-mile paddling adventure shows off some of the best of the Okefenokee Swamp, exploring the iconic prairies of the swamp’s east side and the wooded narrows and cypress-lined path of the Suwannee River on[...]
Feb 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Conklin Farm
Mark your calendars for the return of our Save the Swamp Mardi Gras Party! Join us on Fat Tuesday, Friday 13, and support our work to pass the Okefenokee Protection Act and save the swamp[...]
Mar 16 all-day Satilla River
It’s March, and Spring has sprung on the Satilla River, long before the buds break out in North Georgia. Escape to the warmer confines of South Georgia and explore the beautiful, blackwater Satilla where, in[...]