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Healthy Rivers for All Georgians is Our Goal

Georgia River Network is working to ensure a clean water legacy by engaging and empowering Georgians to protect, restore and enjoy our rivers from the mountains to the coast.  Georgia River Network works for clean water in partnership with the Georgia Water Coalition . You may also know us as the organizers of Paddle Georgia, a week long river trip on a different Georgia river each June. We also maintain the Georgia Water Trails Website. Scroll down to see what's new!


Meet the River Celebration Award Winners

Click here to read about the 2014 Award Winners.

Now Hiring

GRN is now accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. Click here for the job description.

Come Paddle With Us!

Paddle Georgia Fall Float on the Flint - Click here for details.  Registration will open April 15 at http://www.regonline.com/fallfloat14

Hidden Gems Paddling Series - Click here for details.

GRN Monthly Photo Showcase

Each month we will have a different topic and invite you to send us a photo that you think best represents the topic of the month. Check out the 2014 monthly topics and submit your photo entry to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Check the 2013 Photo Showcases & Staff Picks HERE or Click here to view the January 2014 Photos.

Purchase the “Etowah River User’s Guide”

The first in a series of Georgia River Network Guidebooks, the “Etowah River User’s Guide,” authored by Joe Cook and published in cooperation with Coosa River Basin Initiative, is an appealing and handy look at the biologically diverse and beautiful Etowah River in North Georgia. Printed on waterproof paper by the University of Georgia Press, the book offers a fascinating history of the area and information valuable for novice or experienced paddlers as well as fishermen.  Click here to purchase and learn more.

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Current River Issues
At Georgia River Network, we envision a clean water future for Georgia. Find out about the issues we're working on now to make this dream a reality. Learn about it here.
Water Trails
Our Water Trails Clearinghouse is designed to help you find great places to paddle in Georgia and also to give you the tools to create paddling opportunities in your community. Learn more here.
Paddle Georgia
Paddle Georgia is a 7 day trip on a different river each June. Be sure to sign up for the Paddle Georgia newsletter to stay in touch with the going on! Visit the official Paddle Georgia website or our YouTube channel to learn more.