Admission to the property:Visitor's Center -- Free General admission to the grounds and trails Adults -- $4 Children (ages 5-12) -- $2 Children (under age 5) -- Free As the headquarters for the Chattanooga Audubon Society,Audubon Acres includes the Visitor's Center, staff offices, and a
small museum tracing the human habitation history of the
Bisected by South Chickamauga Creek, the Elise Chapin
Sanctuary contains a rich diversity of plant and animal life. The
forested portions of the property are predominately mixed
bottomland hardwood with mixed upland species covering the
slopes and ridges. There are more than four miles of walking
and hiking trails on both sides of the creek. Picnic tables and a
group fire circle are available for group use, with prior
Trail length: 1 miles
Posted by Melissa Peacock on April 28, 2012
Trail System Elise Chapin Wildlife Sanctuary
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I almost did not venture on a hike to this location today because there was such limited information on Google about this place. Also there are several names this goes by which was also confusing. So Elsie Chapin Wildlife Sanctuary is what I went with and I was not disappointed. There was a lot of wildlife from Wild Turkey, A badger, chipmunks, and 1000's of birds The sounds were deafening. Also the pathways were lined with honeysuckle, dogwood, and mountain laurel
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