The Yellow River Water Trail is a growing network of committed communities caring for this natural treasure. See some of our many access points and pre-planned routes through the surrounding counties, connecting parks greenways and local businesses.
An intimate river with a piedmont flavor, the Yellow River Water Trail stretches from suburban Atlanta to Lake Jackson covering the counties of Gwinnett, Dekalb, Rockdale, and Newton with put-in and take-out points located approximately every five to ten miles.
Download these high resolution water trail maps highlighting some of our favorite sections of the river and detailing the various terrain, flora, fauna that you can encounter.
Ever wonder what exactly a Water Trail is, or just how to create one in your neighborhood? Well here are a few frequently asked questions and helpful links to get you started on your journey.