205 Old Commerce Rd.
Athens, GA 30607
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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.
Check out this ACC-sponsored promotional video for a virtual tour of Sandy Creek Nature Center!
Find out more!
Plan Your Visit - Learn about the trails, Education & Visitor Center, and some of the historic features of our grounds.
Support the Nature Center - Make a donation or become a member of Sandy Creek Nature Center, Inc.
Programs - The nature center offers a wide assortment of programs for individuals, families, schools and other groups. The fall 2013 Hyla and Program Guide are available online or at the nature center. You can also view the ACC Leisure Services Winter 2014 Program and Events Guide to find out more about all Leisure Services events.
Volunteer Opportunities - If you'd like to get more involved, check out the many ways you can volunteer at Sandy Creek Nature Center.