Visitor & Education Center
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Trails & Playscape:
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
Carla Collins, Recreation Assistant
SCNC, INC Staff:
Emily Bailey, 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.
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.
Explore the Trails
Sandy Creek Nature Center has more than six miles of trails, some suitable for only hikers and some for multi-use.
Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services:
Sandy Creek Nature Center:
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