Sandy Creek Nature Center39 Votes Currently Open
- Address: 205 Old Commerce Rd, Athens, GA 30607, USA, United States
- Timings: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
- Phone: +1-7066133615
- Tags: Family And Kids, Nature, Ecological Reserve
The Sandy Creek Nature Center is a nature preserve featuring 225 acres of woodlands and wetlands for outdoor exploration. There are more than 4 miles of trails, an ADA Interpretative trail with connections to the North Oconee River Greenway and Cook’s Trail. The greenway and the boardwalks are perfect for roller blades, walks and bikes. The Visitor Center is equipped with meeting rooms, kitchen, the small planetarium and library, all in an eco-friendly design. There are animal exhibits showcasing reptiles, amphibians, marine and freshwater aquariums. Don’t miss the Frog Pond Shop to get some nature-based souvenirs. There is a plethora of activities provided here, namely horse riding, hiking as well as swimming, paddle boating, fishing, canoeing, kayaking on the creek. Kids playgrounds, basketball, volleyball, disc golf courts too are provided by the beach.
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How to Reach Sandy Creek Nature Center
- Rented Car /Taxi
- On foot
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