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Oostanaula River


The Oostanuala River originates in Gordon County at the confluene of the Conasauga River and Coosawattee River. The Oostanaula River then flows southwestward for approximately 45 miles, joining with the Etowah River to form the Coosa River in Floyd County. The Coosa River flows westward into Alabama, where it merges with the Tallapoosa River to form the Alabama River, which flows south to the Gulf of Mexico.

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Oostanaula River (USGS)
Women Rowing on Oostanaula River Historic Photograph (Digital Library of Georgia)
Covered Bridge over Oostanaula River Historic Photograph (Digital Library of Georgia)

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Oostanaula River Map
Source: Reid McCallister and Charles Pou

Oostanaula River View large image

Confluence of Oostanaula (left) and Etowah Rivers (top) to form Coosa River (right) in Rome, Georgia
Source: Ed Jackson

Oostanaula River View large image

Confluence of Etowah (green) and Oostanaula Rivers (brown) to form Coosa River at Rome, Georgia
Source: Ed Jackson