- Chattahoochee State Park is located 11 miles southeast of Gordon. Situated in the southeast corner of the state, this 596-acre scenic state park takes its name from the nearby Chattahoochee River.
Recreation - Chattahoochee State Park offers hiking, picnicking and fishing.
Climate - The climate of Alabama's lowlands can be described as subtropical with nearly 60 inches of rain each year. The highest amount of rain reaches the region as afternoon thunderstorms in July, August and September. Summers are extremely hot and humid with temperatures frequently reaching above 100 degrees F. Summer nights cool slightly and provide a good time to travel through the region.
Winter temperatures are mild, rarely dipping below 40 degrees with the humidity level at its lowest in November and December. Spring and fall are very pleasant times to visit the region. Spring brings mild temperatures and blooming trees and flowers. During the fall temperatures range from 65 to 85 degrees F with low humidity levels. Northern Alabama is generally cooler than the south due to its higher elevations.
Chattahoochee State Park is located thirty miles southeast of Dothan, in the far southeast corner of Alabama.