Other Whitewater Trips on the Chattahoochee River

 »  Upper Upper Hooch
 »  Middle Hooch
 »  Review this trip
 »  Post Alert for this trip
Lodging in Georgia

 »  Georgia Cabins, Condos, and Vacation Rentals

 Find a Rafting Trip

 Link to Us
 Email This Page to a Friend
 Business Login
 Add a Listing

  Follow Us On Twitter
  Visit Us On Facebook

Paddlesports Schools:

Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center
Located in:
Salida, CO

More Details
Our Website
Whitewater Kayaking, Rafting, Rock Climbing, & Mountain Biking: Guided Tours and Professional Instruction. Choose your own a (more...)

Paddlesports Schools:

Otter Bar Lodge Kayak School
Located in:
Forks of Salmon, CA

More Details
Our Website
Otter Bar offers all skill levels of whitewater kayak instruction based out of our wilderness lodge on California's pristine Salmo (more...)

Paddlesports Schools:

Great Northern Whitewater Resort/Glacier River School
Located in:
West Glacier, MT

More Details
Our Website
River/Guide school Great Northern Resort has a 36 year history of providing whitewater and fishing trips on the Flathead River in (more...)

Paddlesports Shops:

Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
Located in:
Bend, OR

More Details
Our Website
Tumalo Creek Kayak and Canoe has the largest selection of whitewater kayaks, sea kayaks, recreational kayaks, paddleboards and can (more...)
site home  :: self guided home  :: U.S. river guide  :: Rivers in Georgia  :: Chattahoochee River Georgia  :: Middle Hooch Kayak & Canoe Touring

Middle Hooch Kayak & Canoe Touring on the Chattahoochee River

Middle Hooch Info
Use this information at your own risk. See our legal notices.
Put In:  Buford Dam
Take Out:  Abbotts Bridge
Difficulty:  Class I , Class II , Class III Only if Buford Dam is releasing
Run Length:  13 miles
Current Streamflow:  561 cfs @ 12/14/2016 01:00 PM - CHATTAHOOCHEE RIVER AT BUFORD DAM, NEAR BUFORD, GA, reading taken from USGS
Streamflow Comments:  This is a very mild trip and good for beginners unless Buford Dam is releasing water. When the dam is releasing, the river will change from a slow moving gentle stream to a raging torrent. Experienced whitewater boaters will find it more exciting.
Season Comments:  March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft,canoe,touring,inner tube
Location:  In the Southeastern U.S. (GA), of

Towns near Middle Hooch Kayak Tours

Athens Georgia
Atlanta Georgia
Chattanooga Tennessee

Other Resources

Southeastern Kayak Clubs
  • ACA Dixie Division
  • Atlanta Whitewater Club
  • Georgia Canoeing Association
  • Peachtree City Paddlers