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Located on 46 acres of ravine forest and historic past, this nature preserve's two miles of walking trails wind past a scenic creek with rocky shoals, spring seeps, mature trees, wildflowers, native plants, and a variety of animal life.

A Heritage Village has been created with four buildings original to the site and four landmark structures moved from nearby properties. This village and its related exhibit pieces provide an understanding of this area's proud rural heritage from the mid 1800s to the mid 1900s.

Our Visitor Center houses animal exhibits of turtles, frogs, and snakes, and dioramas of native mammals and birds.

Grounds are open every day from 8am to dusk.

The Visitor Center is open Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm
closed on major holidays

There is no charge for entrance to the grounds.

A reminder of Nature Preserve rules

~ Dogs must be on a leash at all times.
~ No bikes or motorized vehicles are allowed on the nature trails.
~ Stay on the trails to avoid damage to the preserve's habitats.
~ Keep voices low so all can enjoy the Preserve's peaceful setting.

October 2014
4 at Alpharetta Harvest Festival
7 Preschool Adventures
9 Guided Hike
11 Audubon-Led Bird Walk
14 Animal Feeding
17 After School Naturalist
21 Preschool Adventures
25 at Johns Creek Arts Festival
26 at Johns Creek Arts Festival
30 Guided Hike
31 Home School

Full 2014 Program Schedule

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Audio Tour

Historic Buildings not open during your visit?
Try our new audio tour.

Autrey Mill is creating a cell phone audio tour in the Heritage Village [read more].

9770 Autrey Mill Road
Johns Creek, GA 30022
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Join us for a Fall Program!

Our Fall Schedule is posted and registration is open for family and children's programs scheduled for September through December!

  • Guided Hikes - designed for families, combining themed hikes with fun activities!
  • Preschool Adventures - new topics and offered twice a month.
  • Home School - our 4-hour format continues with all new curriculum.
  • After School Naturalist - a brand new program where children explore the "ologies" of the naturalist including Herpetology, Anthropology/ Archeology, Ornithology, and more!

We had a great time at the Johns Creek Family Festival

Thanks to all who stopped by to visit with us and some of our animals at the Johns Creek Family Festival on Saturday, Sept. 6th.

See some photos from the festival.

Special thanks to Ingles Market, Peachtree Prkwy in Norcross for the flowers for our festival craft.

Children's T-Shirts have Arrived!

New t-shirt designs are now available for purchase

Yellow for girls and blue for boys. Both have cute woodland animals and say "Another creature who loves Autrey Mill".

Purchase online or in the Visitor Center.