Facility Information

Visitor & Education Center

Sunday-Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday-Saturday:

8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Trails:

Open daily Sunrise to Sunset

Admission:

FREE

(donations welcome)

Address:

205 Old Commerce Road

Athens, GA 30607

Phone:

706-613-3615

ACC Staff:

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

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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.

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Register for Programs

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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.

Quick Links

Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services:

https://www.athensclarkecounty.com/148/Leisure-Services

Sandy Creek Nature Center:

https://www.athensclarkecounty.com/Facilities/Facility/Details/16

Sandy Creek Nature Center, Inc. Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/SCNCInc

Sandy Creek Nature Center Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sandy-Creek-Nature-Center/211544335586