Scenic Sunday: Chattooga River

The Chattooga River near Clayton, Georgia. April 30, 2011.

This is my post for the Scenic Sunday meme, which shares beautiful scenes from around the world.  To see more Scenic Sunday posts, or to join and show your own pictures, click HERE.

The Chattooga River is a National Wild and Scenic River which forms the boundary between South Carolina and Georgia.  There are national forests (Sumter and Chattahoochee) on both banks, which makes the river area attractive for hiking and wilderness activities.  The river is also one of the top whitewater destinations in the southeast.

The picture shows the Chattooga just above Bull Sluice, a Class V rapid on the river near Clayton, Georgia.

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12 Responses to “Scenic Sunday: Chattooga River”

  1. Sylvia Kirkwood Says:

    Oh, what a beautiful place, George!! You do indeed live in a beautiful part of our country — beautiful and historical for our YOUNG country! Hope you had a lovely weekend and have a great week ahead!


  2. Linda G. Says:

    This is a good picture of the rapids!

  3. Ruth Hiebert Says:


  4. Karin Says:

    That’s a lovely spot! Great shot George!

  5. Sandra Says:

    whoooo hooooo for Georgia from a Georgia girl.

  6. busy bee suz Says:

    The ‘tooga is a gorgeous river!!!

  7. MaryBeth Says:

    Loooove it. I can’t wait ’til the rains quit and I will be visiting the many rivers out here. MB

  8. Rose Says:

    This one looks like a fun one to play in/around or to fish either one…

  9. Neal Says:

    So nice and peaceful! 🙂

  10. ladyfi Says:

    What a wonderful colour the water is!

  11. Mildred Says:

    What a wonderful photo George.

  12. sartenada Says:

    Small beautiful river. It invites one for visit. Great photo.

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