The latest about Reflection Riding

  • Welcome Jasper - our newest Red Wolf

    We have a new Animal Ambassador – a male red wolf named Jasper is coming to live at Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center. Jasper is coming to us as a breeding male and will be ready for visitors soon. Visit our website for updates to see when you can come meet Jasper in person.

  • Sandhill Crane Animal Ambassador

    Sandhill Cranes are migrating in Tennessee from October to December. Visit our Sandhill Crane Animal Ambassador and get an up close look before you go see them by the thousands at the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge in January. Visit our other Animal Ambassadors, such as the endangered Red Wolves, owls, bobcat, opossums and our American Eagle.

  • 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

  • Larry Zehnder New Executive Director

    Larry Zehnder is our incoming Interim Executive Director. Larry was formerly the Administrator of Parks and Recreation for the City of Chattanooga. Agencies he has directed included those with botanical gardens and a regional zoological park. Larry is a Parks specialist and is an exciting addition to Reflection Riding.

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