The State Botanical Garden, located approximately 70 miles east of Atlanta, Georgia, is a short drive from downtown Athens. Parking at the Garden is free. Click the above map for a detailed view of our grounds and parking areas, or click the button on the right to get driving directions from Google.
Dudley Park is a 24- acre park nestled in the confluence of Trail Creek and the North Oconee River, just a short walk from downtown Athens and the University of Georgia. The park features majestic hardwoods, open fields, several picnic tables, and a grill. Parking is available on Poplar Street at Oak Street, and on MLK at First Street, directly across the street from the Chicopee Complex.
Enjoy outdoor recreation in a beautiful setting. This 782-acre park surrounds 260-acre Lake Chapman and offers a variety of activities throughout the year. Athens-Clarke County takes pride in providing the community with facilities like those of many state parks