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Chattahoochee Bend State Park
Reservations 800-864-7275
Park Office 770-254-7271

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Chattahoochee Bend State Park showcases a spectacular tract of wilderness in northwest Coweta County.  Located in a graceful bend of the Chattahoochee River, the park is a haven for paddlers, campers and anglers.  At 2,910 acres, Chattahoochee Bend is one of Georgia’s largest state parks, protecting five miles of river frontage.  A boat ramp provides easy access to the water, while more than six miles of wooded trails are open for hiking and nature photography.  An observation platform provides nice views of the river and forest.
 
Although most of the park has been left in its natural state, campers have many options for staying overnight within park boundaries.  RV owners will enjoy the camping section with sunny pull-through and back-in sites.  Tent campers can choose from riverfront platform sites, walk-in sites and traditional developed campsites.  The park even offers screened Adirondack-style shelters for families and groups who want a unique camping experience.  Bathhouses with hot showers are a short walk from most campsites.  Covered picnic shelters may be rented for birthday parties, reunions and other gatherings.
 
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DUE TO ROAD CONSTRUCTION IN THE AREA, PLEASE DO NOT FOLLOW GPS OR PREVIOUSLY POSTED DIRECTIONS.
The alternate routes to Chattahoochee Bend State Park are as follows:

From Newnan, Georgia, following Hwy 34 West to the Hwy 34 bypass. Do not exit from the Bypass onto Welcome Road. At the intersection of Hwy 34 bypass and Hwy 34 West (Franklin Highway), turn right and continue toward the Powers Crossroads/Franklin area. At the intersection of Hwy 34 and Thomas Powers Road, turn right. There will be a BP gas station on your right. Continue on Thomas Powers Road, through 2 stop signs, approximately 6.5 miles. Turn right onto Flat Rock Road (park sign posted), and continue one mile into the park where the road changes names to Bobwhite Way.

From Carrollton, Georgia, follow Hwy 16 East toward Newnan. After passing the Georgia Power Plant Yates area, turn at your first right onto Wagers Mill Road. Continue on Wagers Mill Road to the SECOND stop sign. (This is a change from previous directions.) Turn right onto Mt. Carmel Road, and continue until the road ends at a 3-way stop. Turn right onto Bud Davis Road, and then right onto Flat Rock Road. Follow Flat Rock Road one mile into the park where the road changes names to Bobwhite Way.


Park Hours: 7AM-10PM
Gates lock at 10PM. No late access.
Office Hours: 8AM-5PM
$5 parking. Annual passes available.
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ACCOMMODATIONS/FACILITIES:
    • 2,910 Acres
    • 25 RV Campsites ($26) – 40-ft. max.
    • 10 Tent Drive-In Campsites ($23) – 15-ft. max.
    • 12 Tent Walk-In Campsites ($15)
    • 8 Riverside Platform Campsites ($15) in west campground (steep slope to river, no swimming access)
    • 8 Riverside Backcountry/Paddle-in Campsites ($9 per person) -- 5-mile hike or paddle to campground steps. Check in by 1 p.m. required.
    • Adirondack Group Camping ($75) – 4 screened shelters (1 ADA accessible) with central fire pit
    • 2 Picnic Shelters ($35)
    • Boat Ramp
    • Gift Shop


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Select one of 24 RV Campsites, 9 Tent-Only Campsites, 11 Tent Walk-In Campsites, 1 Adirondack Camping Area, 7 Riverside Platforms Campsites (west), 7 Riverside Backcountry/Paddle-In Campsites (north), 2 Picnic Shelters.
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Events
MTB Trail Day
Friday, Aug 7, 2015 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Saturday, Aug 22, 2015 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Chatt Bend has 3 miles of mountain bike trail that's so close to being open to the public, but we need a little help. Come out and lend a hand to maintain these trails so we can be ready. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Chatt Bend Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Aug 8, 2015 9 AM to 2 PM
Get the best of both worlds here at the Bend; a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the bend boat launch and a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats, PFDs, and paddles are provided or you may bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited.  $15 per person w/boat rental, $12 per person with own boat $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Outdoor Adventure: Geo-Tour
Saturday, Aug 15, 2015 3 PM to 4:30 PM
If you haven't already started your Geo-Tour Passport, now is the perfect time. We'll be geocaching along the Riverside Trail to get the stamp for Chatt Bend. First-timers to experts welcome. All ages. Bring your own GPS or share ours. Hike is approximately 4 miles.  $5 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible Perseids in the Park
Saturday, Aug 15, 2015 to Sunday, Aug 16, 2015 10 PM
It's going to be a new moon for this year's favorite meteor shower, Perseids. Chatt Bend has ample, open space and is far from light pollution for dark skies, perfect for stargazing. Bring chairs or blanket and your favorite snacks for the lawn. Must arrive before 10pm to enter park. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Address/Directions
Chattahoochee Bend State Park
425 Bobwhite Way
Newnan, GA 30263
Coweta County

Directions: From I-85 North or South near Newnan, take Exit 47 Hwy. 34 (Bullsboro Blvd.). Go west .8 miles. Turn right onto Hwy. 34 Bypass (M Farmer Industrial Road) at 4-way stop and go 8.2 miles. Turn right onto Thomas Powers Road and go 2.7 miles to a 4-way stop. The road name changes to Hewlett South Road. Continue straight .9 miles. Continue straight onto Bud Davis Road and go 1.9 miles. Turn right onto Flat Rock Road. The road name changes to Bobwhite Way. Continue straight to gated entrance of the park.

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Make reservations using the options above or call 1-800-864-7275 (Monday-Friday, 8AM-8PM; Saturday-Sunday, 9AM-5PM EST).
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