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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

 
Inclement Weather Closure
Inclement Weather Closure
Elachee’s Visitor Center, including restrooms, will be closed to the public Thursday, October 29.
October Hours
October Hours
Elachee Visitor Center & Exhibits are open for admission Thursdays and Fridays (10-4), and Saturdays (10-5). Hiking trails open daily to the public.
Tax Dollars and Scholarships
Tax Dollars and Scholarships
Support young nature school students through Georgia’s Qualified Education Expense Tax Credit program.
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
“Biogeography, Genetics and Prairie Clover” with Dr. Tom Diggs, 7 p.m., November 4, ZOOM event
Live Animal Showcase
Live Animal Showcase
Meet our animal ambassadors each Saturday at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., with paid admission to the Elachee Visitor Center.
Elachee Weddings
Elachee Weddings
A natural setting to say, “I do!”
Hoo-hoo’s That?
Hoo-hoo’s That?
Elachee Welcomes New Winged Ambassador to the Nature Center
Retail Therapy
Retail Therapy
Fall savings through November 21 on gifts, garden decor and apparel. Ask about Elachee member discounts.
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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

Upcoming Events at Elachee

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OPEN TODAY: Elachee Visitor Center, Exhibits and Nature Shop

October 30, 2020 - 10:00 AM
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OPEN TODAY: Elachee Visitor Center, Exhibits and Nature Shop

October 31, 2020 - 10:00 AM
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October 16th, 2020
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Tax Dollars and Scholarships
October 1st, 2020
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“The Gift of Outdoors”
October 12th, 2020
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Hikers: Use Caution
September 30th, 2020
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New Boardwalk on Lake Loop Trail