Get Your Nature On

127-Acre Nature Center on the Chattahoochee River

Our mission is to connect people with nature. 

Explore metro Atlanta’s nature destination. Enjoy trails, exhibits, programs and events on 127 acres of forest, wetland, and river habitat.

An experience unlike any other Atlanta attraction. 


WE ARE OPEN! You must pre-purchase a ticket for admission. Click here for information.

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<< Supporting CNC Supports Our Community >>

Vegetables picked and lined up in baskets

Fresh Produce for Food Bank

Just over 2,000 lbs. of produce has been donated to North Fulton Community Charities in July, all harvested from the Unity Garden. Work in the garden continues and harvesting happens weekly with limited volunteers. Donate to keep the garden strong.


Resident Wildlife

CNC is open on a limited basis, and our staff is tending to our resident wildlife and taking in rehabilitation cases. Did you know it costs over $15,000 per year to feed all the animals onsite? Click here to ensure they don’t go hungry.

<< Upcoming Events >>

Naturally Artistic

Celebrate the connection between art and nature with station based activities. Included with general admission and open until November 30.

Fall Guided Canoe Trips

Leaves are changing and the weather is cooler. Fall is a great time to take a guided canoe trip on the Chattahoochee River. Register for select weekends.


Now is a great time to explore a CNC membership. New memberships, renewals, and gift memberships are available online. Membership is a great way show support.

Support Us

Get involved in one of our fundraisers or festivals. Support our wildlife and environmental education programs. Give to the annual appeal. Volunteer!


Add extra adventure to  your CNC visit. Make a reservations to guarantee a spot on Eco Zipline Canopy Tour or Aerial Adventure Course.

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