The Ocoee River has a rich and varied history. From the Cherokee Indians who lived along its banks to its role in the 1996 Olympic Games. The Ocoee River has been an important part of the local culture for centuries. Its roaring rapids have been a popular destination for thrill-seekers and outdoor adventurers for generations. But its beauty and pristine waters remain a treasured part of the region. Enjoy our blog articles addressing the history of the Ocoee River.