Kangaroo Conservation Center
Enjoy the beauty of the North Georgia Mountains while visiting the Kangaroo Conservation Center! 87-acre wildlife conservation center exhibiting the largest collection of kangaroos outside Australia - over 300 of nine different species. 1-1/2 hour guided tour includes "KangaRanger" ride through the Georgia Outback and the "Wild Australia" show with a variety of Aussie animals. Additional exhibits / activities include "Fern Valley Trail," a ¼ mile hiking path that winds through a forest of native specimen trees and rare plants and offers hikers opportunities for viewing native free-roaming animals as well as our Aussie wildlife, the "Aussie Walkabout" hiking trail around eight animal habitats and the "Billabong Encounter," an immersive exhibit allowing up-close views of Australian plants and animals. Aussie Outpost offers unique gifts and light snacks/beverages. Admission $18-$30. Picnicking welcome. Tours from March through November. Check website at www.kangaroocenter.com to purchase tickets and check tour days/times. Minimum age of 6 years required for admission.