Kayaking and Canoeing Near Athens, Ga
Camping on the Broad River
Our camp sites are located at "The BRO" and are available for individuals or groups with reservations only. Paddle the upper section, camp out and enjoy the white water section the next day! Or canoe camp down the entire river.
Our rustic sites are located in the beautifull forests surounding the Broad River. We offer smaller, secluded sites as well as larger group sites, suitable for groups of scouts, church groups, friends or corperate gatherings. They include fire pits, picnic tables, hot showers and priveys. Privies and shower house cannot be cleaned in a timely manner but campers can access water to wash hands before and after use of the facilities. Social Distancing is required.
Make your kayaking trip on the Broad River a weekend get-a-way by camping with us! Also inquire about setting up a multi-day kayak or canoe camping trip on the Broad River. Campground and showers reserved for boaters as well as non-paddlers in their group.
Reservations required with Credit card deposit.
Minimum Donations of $1 per person per night www.BRWA.org
Private Boaters using the camp costs $5 person/night.
NO RV's, guns or late Lanterns or Noise.
Dogs must be leashed and poop collected.
Friendly dogs only and no barking at night
No cutting of live trees. Permission required to cut dead trees for firewood. NO bonefires allowed. Quiet time is 10 pm.
in Darien, Ga. and near St. Simons Island
Open year round - Guided and unguided.
www.altamaha.com (912) 437-6010
Explore the magical estuary and river called
the "Altamaha River Bioreserve" by The Nature Conservancy. The NC helped establish 100 miles of protected river banks and barrier islands. Explore the river's backwater lakes and sloughs, pristine swamps and marsh teeming with wildlife to see old growth cypress, shell rings and historical sites.
Wildlife abounds with Swallow tail kits, bald eagles,
osprey, spoon bills, wood storks, waterfowl, alligators, mink, otter, manatee and more. Great birding , fishing, camping and endless exploring year round. The tides rule... Reservations ONLY.