Conasauga Ranger District Office, 706-695-6736
8/21/14, 4pm Update: Most of the forest roads impacted by the severe thunder storms that hit the Cohutta Mountains east of Chatsworth and north west of Ellijay Wednesday evening, August 20th have been cleared and are open. Affected campgrounds such as Lake Conasauga and Hickey Gap are open and people can come and go freely.
The only area currently still inaccessible is around Peeples Lake Road where power lines are down. North Georgia E.M.C. is working in this area and is restricting access for public safety.
This Alert will be updated as new information becomes available.