National Parks / Natural World

Birdsong Nature Center Thomasville

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Birdsong Nature Center
2106 Meridian Rd
Thomasville
GA
31792
Tel: 229 377 4408

Directions

From Tallahassee, FL: Take Meridian Road north to the Florida/Georgia line, marked by a blue sign that reads "Grady County" on the right side of the road and "Mistletoe Plantation" on the left side. Go four miles, pass a long beige lodge-style house on the right, Birdsong is the next drive on the right. There is a very small sign on the right side of the road that reads "Birdsong". From the Timberlane Road intersection the total mileage is 18 miles. Alternate route from Tallahassee: Take Hwy 319 North (Thomasville Road) towards Thomasville, GA until you reach the Shell gas station, in Georgia, on the left side of the road. Turn left next to the Shell gas station onto Meridian Road. Follow Meridian one mile to stop sign then straight for another 3.8 miles. (Five miles total from the Shell station.) Located on the left side of Meridian Road. Small sign reads "Birdsong". From Thomasville, GA: Take Hwy 319 South towards Tallahassee, FL until you reach the Shell gas station, in Georgia, on the right side of the road (approximately 15 miles from downtown Thomasville). Turn right next to the Shell gas station onto Meridian Road. Follow Meridian one mile to stop sign then straight for another 3.8 miles. (Five miles total from the Shell station.) Located on the left side of Meridian Road. Small sign reads "Birdsong".

Where are we going today?

Founded as a non-profit nature preserve and education center in 1986, Birdsong is dedicated to preserving and maintaining its lands in a manner that is most beneficial to wildlife, and to fostering in the public a greater understanding and appreciation of nature. Meandering throughout Birdsong's lands are 12-miles of nature trail well suited for casual hiking. The varied woodland, wetland and old-field habitats support a diversity of wildlife, and offer an ideal setting for observing and enjoying the quiet, ongoing beauty found in our natural communities.
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When can we go?

Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday each week

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