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Our members receive year-round daylight access to 300+ acres of beauty. Just 10 minutes from Downtown Chattanooga, Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center feels 100 miles away. 

Additional Member Benefits Include

  • Discounted purchases from our native plant nursery.
  • Invitation to an annual members-only event.
  • Canoeing during business hours with canoe add-on for the membership year.
  • Reciprocal Admissions Program at over 300 AHS botanical gardens and 180 ANCA nature and science centers across the United States and Canada (note: call ahead for specific admission information).
  • 10% discount at Mojo Burrito.
  • Discounted rates for programs and facility rentals.

Contact us if you have any additional questions before supporting us as a member.



Reflection Riding annual giving society

We invite you to join Reflection Riding’s Annual Giving Society — you’ll receive our highest membership level, plus do even more in support of our work to reconnect Chattanoogans to nature. Giving Society members enjoy all regular member benefits and even more listed below. 

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Contributing donor

$5000+ 

A gift at this level can provide programs and transportation for 100 students and teachers from Title 1 schools. You'll receive our highest-level membership with canoe and guest add-ons included.

Extra Benefits for the Contributing Donor 

  • Recognition in annual publications. 
  • Priority registration for all camps.
  • Invitation to annual Giving Society event.
  • One-on-one walking tour of the property with our President/CEO.
  • Behind the scenes tour of any area on the property with staff expert for a group of up to 10.  For example, come meet the red wolves with our Director of Wildlife.

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Supporting donor

$2500+ 

A gift at this level can produce more than 600 native plants to sell to the community or plant our restored areas. You'll receive our highest-level membership with canoe and guest add-ons included.

Extra Benefits for the Supporting Donor
  • Recognition in annual publications.
  • Priority registration for all camps.
  • Invitation to annual Giving Society event.
  • One-on-one walking tour of the property with our President/CEO.

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Sustaining donor

$1000+ 

A gift at this level provides a day of care, enrichment, veterinary services and feeding for our native animals, including crowd favorite Evi the Bobcat. You'll receive our highest-level membership with canoe and guest add-ons included.

Extra Benefits for the Sustaining Donor
  • Recognition in annual publications.
  • Priority registration for all camps.
  • Invitation to annual Giving Society event.

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Family Membership

$70

A gift at this level includes benefits for one or two specified adults living in the same household and your children (or grandchildren) under age 18. 



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Dual Membership

$60

A gift at this level includes benefits for two specified adults.



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Individual Membership

$50

A gift at this level includes benefits for one specified adult.



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Student Membership

$25

A gift at this level includes benefits for one full-time student (18 - 29) with valid student ID.



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Corporate Membership

Join our Biodiversity Alliance!

We're inviting you to join other businesses passionate about conserving the native biodiversity of the Chattanooga region. 

Our corporate membership program offers you and your employees access to our 317-acre campus as well as our award-winning conservation education team while aligning your business with a respected leader in environmental education, wildlife and land conservation.

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Photographer Membership

$200

A gift at this level includes admission for the professional photographer, two assistants, and up to 10 clients per photo shoot during operating hours.



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Add-Ons

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Canoe Add-On

Add canoeing to any membership package for unlimited canoe rentals. Please note: canoeing is highly seasonal and only available when Lookout Creek cooperates.

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Guest Add-On

Add to any membership for one free admission for one additional guest each visit.

This is an excellent property for a wildflower hike or just a leisurely stroll in Chattanooga. They have helpful staff members on hand at the Visitors Center to assist guests. Due to our frequent visits, we purchased an annual membership. This property is highly recommended for those who love to get close to nature!

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