Sandy Creek Nature Center is a gateway to outdoor exploration. The property features 225 acres of woodlands and wetlands with over 4 miles of trails, including an ADA interpretive trail and connections to the North Oconee River Greenway and Cook's Trail.
The SPLOST-funded Education & Visitor Center includes live reptiles, amphibians, marine and freshwater aquariums, interactive natural history exhibits, and an incredible resource library, all housed in an eco-friendly building. There is also a circa 1815 log house and several wildlife observation areas on site.
The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services now has online registration for programs for adults and children. All activities are open to Athens-Clarke County residents and non county residents.
Winter 2016-17 online registration begins Saturday, November 12 at 9 AM for ACC residents. Non-residents may register starting Monday, November 14 at noon. Those wishing to apply or renew a scholarship, must do so at least five business day prior to registering for a program.