Alerts & Notices


  • High Shoals Creek Falls Trail Closed
  • CAMPING CLOSURE for area around Rainbow Family gathering, Lumpkin County
  • FS Road 1098 & Wise Creek Canoe launch temporarily closed
  • CAUTION Waterfall Dangers
  • BE BEAR AWARE - Unusually aggressive bear reported near Addis Gap
  • Tallulah River Campground Temporary Closure
  • Upper Chattahoochee Campground Closed Temporarily

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Weather Around the Forest

Know Before You Go - Check Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Georgia from the National Weather Service.

View current conditions live via webcams at Brasstown Bald on the Chattahoochee National Forest.

Monitor National Weather Service current weather, plus forecasts for fire, drought, and real-time surface water flows in Georgia.


Public Notices

Cooper Creek Watershed Project

The Blue Ridge Ranger District of Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests recently released an environmental assessment and draft decision for the Cooper Creek Watershed Project. The project is located southwest of Blairsville and just north of Suches, Ga., covering approximately 30,000 acres. 

“Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest Land Adjustment Act of 2015” maps

View maps as introduced and subject to change entitled “Priority Land Adjustments, State of Georgia, U.S. Forest Service—Southern Region, Oconee and Chattahoochee National Forests, U.S. Congressional Districts—8, 9, 10 & 14” dated September 24, 2013, that are part of 114th Congress, H.R. 470 “Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest Land Adjustment Act of 2015.” 

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