For as little as $5 a month, you can join the community that supports the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area (CRNRA) and its 15 park units along 48 miles of the Chattahoochee.
Great news! The East Palisades and Bowmans Island Bridge project is now fully funded for phases I and II. A special thanks to our major donors - The Prestidigitator Fund and Walton Properties, the National Parks Foundation, and the 80+ members who contributed. Repairing and replacing these three bridges will positively impact over 620,000 annual park visits.
Providing for our local national park is our passion!
Chattahoochee National Park Conservancy (CNPC) is the official friends group for the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area (CRNRA), a series of fifteen park units along 48 miles of the Chattahoochee River in metro Atlanta. Our mission is to build a community of support for the CRNRA and promote stewardship of its natural and cultural resources.
ORAL HISTORY OF THE CRNRACNPC supporter Dyna Kohler and her late husband John organized and funded a project to document the creation of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area through an oral history video. You can view a seven-minute of the video using the below link.
The Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area launched a water safety campaign developed in partnership with WABE and the YMCA of Metro Atlanta. Since 2012, over 15 drowning-related fatalities at Diving Rock in the Palisades unit of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, with the majority of the victims being young African American males who were not wearing personal flotation devices (PFD's). In response, the park has collaborated with our partners to develop a public awareness campaign that emphasizes wearing PFDs.
Click here to learn more about recreating safely on the Chattahoochee River.
CNPC's new hiking program that encourages participants to hike all 66 official miles of trails in the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area. Learn more here.
Lead the Pack! Bag and Bin It!
Thirty-seven new dog waste bins installed in the CRNRA include free waste bags and disposal bins to encourage visitors to properly dispose of their dog’s waste at the park! Learn more here.
THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR CORPORATE SUPPORTERS!
Interested in learning how you can help us help our well-loved National Park?
Chattahoochee National Park Conservancy, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. We are proud to support our Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, a unit of the national park system managed by the National Park Service. Tax ID: 46-1326423
PO Box 769332, Roswell GA 30076