Trails and Open Space Programs & Activities 


Night Hikes

Explore a trail by the light of the moon on these guided hikes. Enjoy activities that enhance the beauty and magic of our forest at night. Wear trail appropriate shoes and clothing. Please bring a small flashlight or headlamp; We will have a limited number of loaner flashlights. Pre-registration is required to ensure you have a spot on the hike. Ages 8 and up. 

Cost: $2 residents/ $3 non-residents

Register for 3/11/22

Register for 4/8/22

Register for 5/13/22

Hiker in the sun by a river.

Hike into History

Enjoy a guided hike with Trails and Open Space staff.  Learn about the social, economic, and natural history of our public spaces.

 Cost: $2 residents/ $3 non-residents

Register for 2/26/22

Bikes and Athens skyline

True Beginner Adult Learn to Ride a Bike Workshop      

Now is the time to check bicycling off your bucket list! As an adult, it’s hard to find the time, space and instruction needed to learn the basics of cycling. Bike Athens is collaborating with us to make it safe and friendly for grown folks to get on a bike and learn to ride. Small class size, private space, bikes and gear, expert instructors, everything you need to get off to a good start.

Cost: $5 residents/ $7.50 non-residents

Register for 5/2/22