Jun 19 @ 8:00 am – Jun 25 @ 5:00 pm Chattahoochee River
This year’s Paddle Georgia, our 17th, returns to the place of Paddle Georgia’s birth–the Chattahoochee River. This small-group trip limited to 30 people will run from Settles Bridge through Atlanta and on to the Heard[...]
Jun 25 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm Chattahoochee River
Join us for the last day of our seven-day Paddle Georgia journey on this scenic 15-mile trip through Coweta and Heard counties. Visit beautiful waterfalls on tributary streams and thrill to some of the Chattahoochee’s[...]
Jul 9 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Bear Creek Marina, Lake Jackson
This is a half day, introductory level class to get you more familiar with the features of your boat and paddle and give you more confidence on your adventures. By the end of the day[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Lower Chestatee River
This is a full day class to introduce you to the skills, hazards and fun to be had on class I rivers! By the end of the day you will feel more in control of[...]
Aug 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Ciné
“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[...]
Aug 6 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Flint River
On this 13-mile adventure we will celebrate the Flint River Water Trail as it winds through Meriwether County from Joe Kurz Wildlife Management Area to Woodbury. The route is mostly flatwater but punctuated by numerous[...]
Aug 13 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Chattahoochee River
This 11-mile adventure on the Chattahoochee courses along the state line between Alabama and Georgia from West Point Dam to the mill village of Riverview. The trip includes portages around two historic mill dams that,[...]
Aug 19 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm CSU Riverside Theater
“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[...]
Aug 20 @ 8:00 am – Aug 21 @ 5:00 pm Conasauga River
On this weekend excursion to Northwest Georgia, we will explore the incredible diversity of the Conasauga River, getting up-close-and-in-person with dozens of species of fish in the Conasauga River Snorkel Hole within the Chattahoochee National[...]
Aug 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm CSU Riverside Theater
“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[...]
Aug 24 @ 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm Jekyll Island Convention Center
“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[...]
Sep 2 – Sep 4 all-day
Are you interested in becoming a certified kayaking instructor who can teach paddlers on lakes and Class I rivers? By attending this 3 day class you will have the opportunity to work with Level 4 Whitewater[...]
Sep 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Oconee River
This 6-mile twilight paddle on the Oconee River from Oconee River Campground to Dyars Pasture in Greene County is highlighted (and lighted) by the Harvest Moon. We’ll launch from Oconee River Campground at dusk and[...]
Sep 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm University of Georgia
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 the world. It’s[...]
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Dekalb-Peachtree Airport
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 the world. It’s[...]
Sep 28 @ 9:00 pm – Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm 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 to the[...]
Oct 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Georgia State University
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 the world. It’s[...]
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 9 @ 5:00 pm Rocky Bend Flint River Retreat
Back by popular demand, Fall Float on the Flint is an annual favorite of Paddle Georgia participants. The event features two days of paddling the lower Flint River with on-river camping. The 36-mile route is[...]
Oct 7 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Terrapin Beer Co.
Georgia River Network will be tabling at the Terrapin Beer Co Gov’t Mule concert on Friday, October 7 to spread the word about Protecting the Okefenokee Swamp from mining. Visit https://www.terrapinbeer.com/ for tickets and https://garivers.org/protectokefenokee/ to learn more about[...]
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm SweetWater Brewing Company
YOU’RE INVITED!  Tickets are on sale now for Georgia River Network’s second annual ChiliFest for Rivers fundraiser where guests enjoy endless bowls of homemade chili while raising money for Georgia’s rivers. Who knew conservation could[...]
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm St. Marys Little Theatre
Join us at St. Marys Little Theatre for this 14 min. film about the swamp which is threatened by mining. After the film, join us for Q & A.
Oct 27 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm Okefenokee National Wildlife Refugre
Join Georgia River Network and the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) as we celebrate the launch of the latest edition of the Canoeing and Kayaking Georgia guidebook with author Suzanne Welander! Participants will join the[...]
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am – Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm Ossabaw Island
We’re going coastal on this three-day, two-night excursion to Ossabaw Island near the mouth of the Ogeechee River. The trip begins Friday morning, Oct. 28, at about 10 a.m. at Fort McAllister State Park as[...]
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Zoom Webinar
“OKEFENOKEE DESTINY” VIRTUAL SCREENING Join Georgia River Network on Tuesday, November 1 from 12 – 1 PM for a free, virtual screening of Okefenokee Destiny, a 14-minute PBS EcoSense for Living documentary. Okefenokee Destiny, presented[...]
Nov 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Okefenokee Swamp Park
Join us at Okefenokee Swamp Park for this 14 min. film about the swamp which is threatened by mining. After the film, join us for Q & A.
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 13 @ 5:00 pm Griffis Fish Camp
A favorite from our Paddle Georgia 2021 schedule, this two-day, two-night paddle camping adventure features some 21 miles of paddling within the Okefenokee Swamp and along the Suwannee River as it emerges from the swamp.[...]
Nov 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Zebulon Theatre
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 the world. It’s[...]
Nov 19 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Ebenezer Creek-Savannah River
Our final river adventure of the year explores beautiful, blackwater Ebenezer Creek, famed for its stately cypress that line the creek’s banks. The nine-mile route spends more than six miles winding the creek’s route and[...]
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Thomasville Center for the Arts
“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[...]
Nov 29 all-day
Georgia River Network is excited to join thousands of organizations across the globe participating in the largest giving day of the year. Our organization has set the goal to raise $20,000 in just 24 hours!!![...]