Chattahoochee Bend State Park

Many events have been postponed or rescheduled. Only current active events will remain on the calendar. Please contact the park for more information.


Saturday, October 15, 2022

Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Oct 15, 2022 8 AM to 2 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Join the Friends of Chattahoochee Bend for a fun-filled day of hiking and paddling. Hike the 5.5 mile river trail to the north end of the park, where you will stop for a quick break and then paddle down the river to the Day Use area boat ramp. Bring your own kayak or rent one at the park. Meet at the Visitor Center to sign waivers by 8:00 am. $20-$40 $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, November 19, 2022

Long Leaf Pine Hike
Saturday, Nov 19, 2022 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Take a guided hike along the Wild Turkey Trail (2.2 miles) and learn about the Long Leaf Pine Trees and pine beetles. You will also learn how prescribed fire rejuvenates the forest for the plants, animals and insects. Meet at the Visitor Center. Wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, April 22, 2023

Tree I.D. Hike
Saturday, Apr 22, 2023 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Join us on a hike down the River Trail (1.8 miles) and learn to identify trees that grow along the river, trees that are native to the area and invasive species. Wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Meet at the Visitor Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event