Open: Tuesday - Sunday from 9:00 - 5:00
No Admittance after 4:00 pm
The Nature Center (animal exhibits etc.) closes on Monday. However, our trail system remains open.
November 19- Syrup Festival and Ocmulgee Blacksmith Guild Auction at Barnyard. Starting at 9:00 am. Free event. Watch the old fashioned process of cane syrup production. See blacksmith demonstrations and bid on hand-forged items. Soap making. Syrup for sale while supplies last. Food and drink will be sold. See you at the Trails.
The Creeks Recreational Trail System provides a scenic way to Hike or Bike from the city of Jackson to Indian Springs State Park! Celebrate this new trail system by purchasing a T-shirt for $20. Link below.
Order your Creeks Recreational Trail System T-shirt from the Butts County Chamber of Commerce store.
School Field Trip: Call our office (770) 775-6798 to make a reservation for a guided tour/program. There is no fee for programs.
Programs offered: Choose 2
- Mammals/Birds of Prey
Schools are welcome to visit on their own. Please park school buses in the Overflow Parking field to the left after entering the main gate. There are picnic tables along the fence located at the edge of the woods as well as a picnic area and playground adjacent to the main parking. Restrooms are there as well.