New outfitters chosen for Chattahoochee River Whitewater Course

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Uptown Columbus Incorporated and the Business Improvement District held their annual meeting Thursday at the Columbus Trade Center.

New outfitters were selected at Thursday's luncheon to operate the Chattahoochee River Whitewater Course.

Sutton Bacon and Dan Gilbert were feature speakers at the meeting. Bacon is the president and CEO of Nantahala Outdoor Center who is one of the outfitters for the course which is under construction.

The new outfitters said Thursday they want future Columbus visitors to be impressed by the new whitewater venture.

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