Broad River Water Trail


Mission Statement of the Broad River Water Trail


To preserve the Broad River as a free-flowing system, promote safe and low-impact recreational use of the river's water trail and its surrounding lands, and to advocate respect for private property rights and the preservation of sensitive natural areas and wildlife habitat through education and community support.




What is a Water Trail?

Georgia Water Trails Georgia Water Trails Logo

Click the header above to learn more about water trails.


The Broad River Water Trail is part of the Georgia Water Trail Network at

For a more detailed image of Georgia's Water Trail's network, click this link or go to the Georgia Water Trails link above.




The Broad River Trail Maps

Click the header above to view / download maps of the Broad River Water Trail.


Education / History of the Broad River

coming soon



Paddling Safety


Paddling Etiquette



County Resolutions of Support

(links below open Adobe Acrobat Documents  .pdf; typically 1-2 MB in size)

Elbert County

Madison County

Oglethorpe County

Wilkes County



Getting Involved

coming soon