Paddling - Chattahoochee Bend State Park

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There is a boat ramp located in the Day Use area to access the Chattahoochee River. Kayak and canoe rentals are not available at Chattahoochee Bend State Park except for guided Hike and Paddle programs. Boaters must follow GA Boating Regulations regarding life jackets/PFDs. ParkPass required for all vehicles.

River Trips to/from Bend Boat Launch:

  • From McIntosh Reserve to Bend Boat Launch: 5.5 miles
  • From Hwy 16 Bridge to Bend Boat Launch: 10 miles
  • From Bend Launch to Franklin, GA: 15 miles


ParkPass required for all vehicles.

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For any questions, visit the Visitors Center or call us at 770.254.7271.