Nantahala Outdoor Center - Chattahoochee River

 
Conveniently located in metro-Atlanta, Nantahala Outdoor Center is the sole concessionaire with the National Park Service in the Chattahoochee National Recreation Area. At both the Johnson Ferry and Powers Island locations, NOC offers a broad range of boat rentals including tubes, rafts, inflatable kayaks, sit-on-top kayaks and SUP boards. By working with the NPS, NOC is able to create unique educational programming for your students, promoting experiential learning and a love of the outdoors, while complimenting classroom curriculum. Choose from two stretches of river to provide your students with a fun experience that connects them to the river that runs through the heart of Atlanta.
 
 
For lodging information, visit www.nantahalagrouppackages.com/lodging.
For group package information, visit www.nantahalagrouppackages.com.  
 
Contact Info
Address: 5450 Interstate N. Pkwy., Sandy Springs, GA 30328. Fulton County. Tel: 404-369-0230. Email: info@noc.com. Website: www.noc.com. Hrs: Daily 9AM-8PM. Contact: Group Packages, groups@noc.com, 828-785-5051.

Trip Info
Grade Level: 1st-College. Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 3 hours-5 days. Cost: Fee.  
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Kayaking & Rafting Lesson Plan

Next time you take a rafting trip, think about the physics involved: learn about how things float, the force and torque from the water and paddle, and the logistics of crossing running water. Most guides can also give you interesting facts about the river in which you are rafting.... Continue