Rolling on the river can often be debris left by us. Enter: the 35th annual Tennessee River Rescue — a statewide cleanup initiative across the southeast on Saturday, Oct. 7.
From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., folks can volunteer at several local waterways to help keep the river clean + safe for the community and creatures that inhabit them.
Hamilton County clean up sites
- Booker T. State Park
- Suck Creek
- Tennessee Riverpark
- Lookout Creek
- Black Creek
- Sterchi Farms South Chick
- Mountain Creek
- South Chattanooga Community Center
- Harrison Bay
- Spring Creek
- Camp Jordan boating + walking sites
- Chester Frost Boat Ramp
- Earthfare — North Chick site one
- Greenway Farms — North Chick site two
- Thrasher + Frontage Road — North Chick site three
- Big Soddy — North Chick site four
Pro tip: Check out the rescue’s website for information on each location including zone leaders, directions + level of difficulty of the site work.
Once you decide on the project you want to volunteer for, RSVP online.