14 River Basins ~ 14 Water Trails

Okefenokee Swamp and St. Marys River

Two-day, two night camping adventure on St. Marys Water Trail and Okefenokee Wilderness Canoe Trail

Jan. 23-24, 2021

Ogeechee River

Two days and two nights at historic Savannah-Ogeechee Canal with paddling on the Ogeechee River

March 13-14, 2021

Spring on the Satilla

Two days and two nights of paddling and camping on the Satilla River Water Trail

April 10-11, 2021

Tallapoosa River Pedal-Paddle

A 10-mile paddle on the Dub Denman Canoe Trail with a 7-mile bicycle shuttle

April 24, 2021

Ocmulgee River Pedal-Paddle

An 8-mile paddle on the Ocmulgee River Water Trail with 11-mile bicycle shuttle and visit to the Ocmulgee Wild Hog Festival

May 8, 2021

Chickamauga Creek Pedal-Paddle

An 12-mile paddle on the South Chickamauga Creek Water Trail with an 9-mile bicycle shuttle.

May 15, 2021

Tugaloo River Water Trail Celebration Paddle

A 10-mile paddle with celebration dinner and ribbon cutting for Tugaloo River Water Trail 

May 29, 2021

Paddle Georgia 2021 on the Flint River

A 7-day, 100-mile journey on the Lower Flint

June 20-26, 2021

Chattahoochee River

A 12-mile paddle on the Chattahoochee River

July 24, 2021

Etowah River with Outdoor Afro

A 9-mile paddle on a scenic and historic stretch of the Etowah River

August 14, 2021

Intro to Kayaking (Lake)

A half-day, introductory level class on Allatoona Lake

August 15, 2021

Oostanaula River

A 13-mile paddle on the Oostanaula River Water Trail

August 21, 2021

Hike Inn Retreat

An overnight retreat at a backcountry lodge in North Georgia

September 1, 2021

Oconee River

An 11-mile paddle on the Upper Oconee River Water Trail

September 11, 2021 

Intro to River Kayaking

A full day class to introduce you to the skills, hazards and fun to be had on class I rivers

Three offerings: 9/12, 9/18 & 9/19

Ochlockonee River & Spring Creek

Two days and two nights of paddling and camping on the Ochlockonee River Water Trail and Spring Creek in Southwest Georgia

Sept. 18-19, 2021

Rescue for Rec Boaters

Entry-level safety and rescue class for flatwater and Class I rivers

Sept. 25 & 26

Fall Float on the Flint

Two days and two nights of paddling and camping on the Flint River

October 9-10, 2021

Flint River with Outdoor Afro

A 14-mile paddle on one of the most scenic stretches of river in Georgia

Oct 24, 2021

Sapelo Island Adventure

Three days and two nights of camping and exploring the Altamaha River estuary and Sapelo Island

November 5-7, 2021


ChiliFest for Rivers

An evening of entertainment, contests, raffles and more all in support of Georgia River Network

November 9 at SweetWater Brewing Co.

Suwanee River – Okefenokee Swamp

Two days and two nights of paddling and camping at the Okefenokee Swamp and Suwannee River Wilderness Trail

November 13-14, 2021

Georgia River Network

126 South Milledge Avenue, Suite E3, Athens, Georgia 30605 | (706) 549-4508 (phone) |