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Canoochee River

Pembroke, Georgia

Canoochee River

Canoochee River Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"Pristine, secluded, and rich in wildlife and vegetation, the Canoochee River is a delightful smooth-water stream. Its long stretches of undeveloped land and frequent white-sand beaches make it ideally suited to camping trips. Originating in Emanuel County northwest of Savannah, the river winds its way to the Atlantic, merging with the Ogeechee near I-95. This run is almost entirely within the Fort Stewart military base, an area utterly lacking in development. In other words, it’s a great wilderness run.

Characterized by its sparkling burgundy-colored water and white banks and sandbars, the Canoochee also runs in high-water periods above US 280. Once on the river, the banks are 3-7 feet in height, average 45 degrees in slope, and are lined with black gum, sweet gum, swamp palm, cypress, willow, and swamp white oak."

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Trail Information

Pembroke
Nearby City
57
Distance
Easy
Skill Level
Up to 6.5 days
Duration
I
Class
Fort Stewart Pass and Permit Office at 912-434-8061/8033 The office is open weekdays, 11 a.m.–6 p.m.; Tuesday, closed; weekends, 7 a.m.–3 p.m.
Local Contacts
Daisy, Glissons Mill Pond, Willie, Letford, Trinity, Limerick Northwest, Richmond Hill (USGS); Bryan, Liberty (County)
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