Chattahoochee River

Chattahoochee River Outpost

NOC Chattahoochee Outposts

Beginning in Northeast Georgia, the scenic Chattahoochee River flows through the heart of metro Atlanta to the Gulf of Mexico. The river's prime downtown location and its protected natural environment make it one of Atlanta's most-loved outdoor attractions and a valuable recreational resource for millions of Atlanta residents and visitors, offering paddling, fishing and trails for running, hiking and biking.

Shoot the Hooch with Nantahala Outdoor Center, offering a variety of tubing, rafting, canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding rentals and guided trips at multiple locations across Northern Atlanta. NOC's Roswell location offer's convenient access to activities while winding its way along Azalea Park through the heart of Roswell on a gentle and scenic section of the Chattahoochee. NOC's Metropolitan locations, at Powers Island and Johnson Ferry, explore a longer section of river with stunning scenery and Class I-II whitewater rapids.

Home to over 240 bird species and an abundance of plant life, the Chattahoochee is beautiful in all seasons. From the graceful blue heron to colorful trout lilies, redbuds, azaleas and fall's changing leaves, there's always something to enjoy. Shooting the Hooch is one of the best things to do in Atlanta, and NOC is the only outfitter with multiple riverside locations conveniently located in Roswell, Sandy Springs and Marietta.

NOC Roswell


Shoot the Hooch with Nantahala Outdoor Center, conveniently located at Azalea Park and Don White Memorial Park near downtown Roswell. VIEW TRIPS

NOC Chattahoochee River Tubing


Join NOC at Powers Island or Johnson Ferry for a classic Atlanta river trip on this stunning section of beginner friendly whitewater.


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