Ocmulgee River Landings

Popes Ferry

Description

    This is a very quiet spot along the west bank of the river just below Dames Ferry.  It serves as a good put-in for people headed down toward Macon.  The property to the south of the landing was private before Tropical Storm Alberto levelled the four houses that were there.  The current property status has not been determined.

Directions

    Pope's Ferry Road goes east from US 23 about two miles south of the GA 18 crossing, just south of the large quarry and caution light.  Look for the Williams Asphalt sign.  Take the first right after the Popes Ferry firehouse and continue downhill over the railroad tracks to the river.

Photo Gallery

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Upper Ocmulgee River Landings

    Lloyd Shoals Dam / Highway 16 / Concord Church Rd. / Oconee National Forest / Highway 83 (Berner) / Juliette / East Juliette / Dames Ferry / Popes Ferry / Arkwright / River North / Old Water Works / Spring Street / Otis Redding Park

Ocmulgee River Landings

Ocmulgee River Greenway


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25 Jul 05