What we're about
The "Bend Friends" are volunteers who build and maintain hiking trails (and soon, mountain bike and equestrian trails) at Chattahoochee Bend State Park. We help with park beautification (like planting native wildflowers and other plants), community awareness, fund raising and education. We also host river cleanups, fun family events, and lots more. The Bend Friends are the first chapter of Friends of GA State Parks to be chartered before we even had a park! We've been cleaning up the parkland since 2009 and have built 8+ miles of hiking trails since 2010. We have another 5 miles ready to blaze, plus 12+ miles of mountain bike trails and 11 miles of horse trails under review. You do not need to be a member of Friends of GA State Parks to volunteer!