Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
Chattahoochee Bend State Park
Reservations 800-864-7275
Park Office 770-254-7271

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Hunt Dates -- The park will be closed December 8-9 for a managed deer hunt. 

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.
   Chattahoochee Bend State Park Business Plan


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.

    • 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

    • Hiking -- 6 miles of trails, observation platform
    Canoeing/Kayaking - rentals, no shuttles, best to bring two vehicles
    • Picnicking
    • Playground
    • Fishing
    • Geocaching

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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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Night Hike - Sensory Awareness
Saturday, Nov 28, 2015 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Saturday, Dec 19, 2015 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
A night hike along the Riverside Trail with 5 different experiments to try your senses. We'll also have hot cocoa to keep your fingers warm and taste buds happy. Bring a flashlight for safety, sturdy shoes, bug spray, and water. Pre-register.  $5 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Nature Craft Building
Saturday, Dec 5, 2015 12 PM to 4 PM
We're making awesome personalized hiking sticks and picture frames. 12-2pm join us to find your perfect stick, make natural cordage, tie rock beads. Bring your own knife. 2-4pm make picture frames using natural materials. Take a photo with your smartphone in the park and we'll print it for you. Great gifts! Please pre-register.  $6 per person per program, $10 for both $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Hidden Gems of Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Eagle Watch
Saturday, Mar 5, 2016 7:30 AM to 9:15 AM
This is a rare opportunity to see the remarkable bald eagles nest on site. A ranger will lead a short hike off trail to the nest viewing area with telescopes and binoculars for a closer look. Learn about the protected bald eagle and get the chance to see some in action. Bring chairs and binoculars for watching. Pre-register, space is limited.  $5 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
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.

Chattahoochee Bend State Park
425 Bobwhite Way
Newnan, GA 30263 View Details

Chattahoochee Bend State Park

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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