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 has online registration for programs for adults and children. All activities are open to Athens-Clarke County residents and non county residents.
Winter 2017-18 online registration is underway. Spring 2018 online registration begins Saturday, February 10 at 9:00 a.m. for ACC residents. Non-residents may register beginning Monday, February 12 at noon. All registration takes place at www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure
For more information call 706-613-3615.
Those wishing to apply for or renew a scholarship, must do so at least five business day prior to registering for a camp or program. As of July 1st, scholarship requirements have changed. Please review what to bring when applying for a scholarship.