Skip to content

Its Water Trail Wednesday!

April 26, 2017

It’s WATER TRAIL WEDNESDAY! Time for Georgia River Network’s Water Trail Tidbit of the Week ~ Do YOU want to start a water trail? Trails can provide recreation opportunities, assist in nature protection and wildlife conservation efforts, contribute to the health of your community and help drive economic growth. Here is a checklist on how to start a water trail! http://garivers.org/files/Newtrailchecklist.pdf

grn web.png

It’s TIP TOP TUESDAY!

April 25, 2017

It’s TIP TOP TUESDAY! Time for Georgia River Network’s Tip of Week~ Do YOU know how to read the water when paddling? Even the calmest river can have its own unique hazards. Hazards can be natural OR manmade. Check out this article so you know how to spot a hazard! https://paddling.com/learn/river-hazards/

typical-river-hazards

Six Word Story Time!

April 21, 2017

Six Word Story Time! Playing with the popular six word novel idea, we are collecting six word stories about rivers. Post your 6 word story in the comment section on Georgia River Network’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/georgiarivernetwork This Week’s Six Word Story Stream Theme: “duck”

duck

Its Water Trail Wednesday!

April 19, 2017

It’s WATER TRAIL WEDNESDAY! Time for Georgia River Network’s Water Trail Tidbit of the Week ~ The Satilla Riverkeeper and Pierce county are currently developing the Satilla River Water Trail. The trail will be 175 miles long and the river supports a significant number of plants and animals, including endangered and threatened species. Read more about it here http://srwt.pcgeorgia.com/

satilla

It’s TIP TOP TUESDAY!

April 18, 2017

It’s TIP TOP TUESDAY! Time for Georgia River Network’s Tip of Week~ Safety is VERY important on the water. One thing ALL paddlers should know is how to recover a capsized kayak to an upright position. Make sure you know how and check out this link! https://www.myactivesg.com/sports/canoeing/training-method/canoeing-for-beginners/how-to-recover-a-capsized-kayak-to-the-upright-position

capzised

Six Word Story Time!

April 14, 2017

Six Word Story Time! Playing with the popular six word novel idea, we are collecting six word stories about rivers. Post your 6 word story in the comment section on Georgia River Network’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/georgiarivernetwork This Week’s Six Word Story Stream Theme: “Canoeing”

canoeing.jpg

Its Water Trail Wednesday!

April 12, 2017

It’s WATER TRAIL WEDNESDAY! Time for Georgia River Network’s Water Trail Tidbit of the Week ~ The Coosawattee River Blue Trail is SIXTY miles long and has SEVEN access points! http://garivers.org/ngwt.html

north ga water