The latest about Reflection Riding

  • Fall Operating Schedule

    Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center is open Tuesday – Saturday 9:30 am – 4:00 pm, Sunday 1:00 – 5:00 pm. Closed Monday. Reflection Riding members have access to pedestrian trails and gardens 7 days a week, year-round.  For more information or to become a member call 423-821-1160.

  • Annual Giving Campaign Continues

    We rely on your generous support to fund our operations, educational tours and continued learning programs. Your donation not only supplies food and medical care for our Animal Ambassadors, but also supports staff, equipment and supplies to maintain our 317 acres. To make your contribution call 423-821-1160, ext. 111 or donate on-line.

  • American Bald Eagle Off Exhibit

    Our American Bald Eagle will be off exhibit while we renovate her enclosure and build the Sandhill Crane enclosure. We’ll let you know as soon as she is back on exhibit. For information call 423-821-1160


Featured happenings at Reflection Riding

  • Nature Photography Workshop

    Saturday, November 21, 9 am to 4 pm. Presented by Tom and Pat Cory. This exciting workshop combines lectures and digital shows alternating with hands-on photography at Reflection Riding. To register: Call 423-821-1160 ext 0 by November 14. Payments is due with your registration.

  • Homeschool Day

    Monday, October 5, 10 am – 3 pm • “Fall Backwards” with a special day dedicated to homeschool families. Activities will be offered helping students explore the many ways nature prepares for their winter slumber. Special presentations and hands-on activities will be offered along with hiking and canoeing. For information contact the Education office at 423-821-1160 ext. 107.

  • Paddling by Moonlight

    Friday, October 16, 6:30 p.m. • Paddle by moonlight on this 3-hour tour down Lookout Creek. Participants will learn intriguing facts about the historical significance of Lookout Creek. Members FREE. Pre-registration is required. Call 423-821-1160 and ask for Education office for more info.

  • Heritage Days Celebration

    Saturday, November 7, 10 am – 4 pm • Enjoy a day celebrating the our history and heritage. Have fun discovering how Native Americans and early settlers lived as well as how the Civil War impacted the Chattanooga area. Living history demonstrations, speakers, history walks and family activities will celebrate traditions. Call 423-821-1160 for more.

  • Durham Mine Fossil Dig

    Saturday, November 14, 10:00 – 1:00 pm • Come to a fossil collecting program at the Durham Mine site located in the Lula Lake Land Trust. This site is probably the best place in Georgia for collecting fern fossils. Members FREE. Pre-registration is required. Call 423-821-1160 ext. 0 for more information or to register.

Fall Operating Schedule • September 8th to November 22nd
Open Tuesday - Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. • Sunday from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Please note the last time to drive through loop is 30 minutes prior to closing.

400 Garden Road • Chattanooga, Tennessee 37419 • 423-821-1160