Unplug and Get Outside!

Elachee Nature Science Center, in North Georgia’s Chicopee Woods Nature Preserve, is an ideal destination for students, families and nature-lovers. HOURS / EVENTS / DONATE

 
October 3 Closure
October 3 Closure
Hiking Trails and Elachee Visitor Center will be closed 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
September Hours
September Hours
Elachee Visitor Center open for admission Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Hiking trails open daily to the public, 7 a.m. to sunset.
Book a School Program
Book a School Program
Engage your students in memorable, relevant nature encounters: field trips, outreach or distance learning.
Virtual Science Night
Virtual Science Night
“How to Be a Better Birder” with Georgann Schmalz, 7 p.m., October 6, ZOOM event
Live Animal Showcase
Live Animal Showcase
Saturdays at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., with paid admission to the Elachee Visitor Center.
Trillium Trek Trail Run
Trillium Trek Trail Run
Register for the Half-Marathon or 5K Run/Walk on October 3, 2020. Only limited spots remain!
Hoo-hoo’s That?
Hoo-hoo’s That?
Elachee Welcomes New Winged Ambassador to the Nature Center
Elachee Weddings
Elachee Weddings
A natural setting to say, “I do!”
Take a Hike
Take a Hike
Accept the Hiking for Health 150-Mile Chicopee Challenge
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Get outdoors at Elachee Nature Science Center, an ideal destination for students, families and nature lovers. Nestled in the 1,440-acre Chicopee Woods Nature Preserve, find enchantment here in one of Georgia’s largest protected green spaces. HOURS / HIKESUPPORT ELACHEE

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OPEN TODAY: Elachee Visitor Center, Exhibits and Nature Shop

October 1, 2020 - 10:00 AM
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OPEN TODAY: Elachee Visitor Center, Exhibits and Nature Shop

October 2, 2020 - 10:00 AM
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August 12th, 2020
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Nature Academy Students Outside Even More
August 6th, 2020
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Elachee CEO Honored with National Award
September 23rd, 2020
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Elachee Closed October 3 until Mid-day
August 31st, 2020
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Late Summer Wildflower Announces Fall’s Arrival