2125 Elachee Drive
Gainesville, GA 30504
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To promote environmental understanding
through education and conservation.
Our campus consists of a 1,500 acre forest nature preserve with 13 miles of hiking trails. The preserve serves as a plant and animal sanctuary and an ideal outdoor classroom. Our Center houses an interactive museum that will excite and educate visitors of all ages.
North Georgia's Premier Nature Center
Pre K-12 Science Field Trips
Summer Day Camp
Workshops & Special Events
Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges & Schools
Preserving the Chicopee Woods for Future Generations
Elachee Nature Preschool for 3 & 4 year-olds begins Monday, August 12th . The very first program of its kind in the southeast, the preschool is a state licensed, 9-month program whose goal is to immerse young children in a nature-based curriculum designed to teach environmental awareness and early childhood education concepts through nature play.
The 2013-2014 school year will run from August 12th , 2013 through May 23rd, 2014, and will follow the Hall County School District calendar. Time slots available: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 8:45-11:45am or Tuesday & Thursday, 8:45-11:45am.