Visitor & Education Center
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Open daily Sunrise to Sunset
205 Old Commerce Road
Athens, GA 30607
Randy Smith, Facility Supervisor
Kate Mowbray, Naturalist
Michelle Cash, Naturalist
Wes Garrison, Program Leader
Jane McGrath, Park Assistant
SCNC, INC Staff:
Katie Eckardt, Operations Coordinator
Find out what is happening!
Want an overview of happenings here at Sandy Creek Nature Center? Our quarterly newsletter will keep you up to date on everything from planetarium shows to frog watches and trail guide training.
Explore the Trails
Sandy Creek Nature Center has more than six miles of trails, some suitable for only hikers and some for multi-use.
Register for Programs
Register For Programs
Athens-Clarke Country provides a wide range of programming for folks of every age and inclination, from planetarium programs to family fishing to summer day camps. The county has an easy-to-use online registration process.
Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services:
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