Adventure Challenges


Adventure Challenges are a Hero for Nature Member Perk!


Click here to join in the fun!


Your membership is family-inclusive for 2 adults & up to 4 children. 



Each season you can find new adventure challenges to complete. For each challenge you can earn a patch to add to your collection. Be sure to let us know you have completed a challenge using the directions indicated for each challenge.

Earth Day Pollinator Service Project

Location: At-home


Difficulty- Easy


Join us in helping pollinators during this prime planting season. Plant Georgia native species that help attract pollinators.


Click here for more information on this at-home service project.


When your project is complete email with a photo of your pollinator garden and how many hours you dedicated to earn your badge.

Backyard Bird Habitat

Difficulty- Intermediate


Build a birdhouse to accommodate native bird species. You must build the birdhouse. This can be your own design using your own supplies or you can purchase a pre-cut kit from SCT for a $10 donation.  Now create a DIY bird feeder to add nearby. To purchase a kit please email


To earn your badge you must send a photo during the progress of building your habitat along with a finished product in your own backyard. Double points if you capture a photo a bird checking it out.

Hike Mule Rock

Location: Line Creek Nature Area in Peachtree City, GA


Difficulty Level- Easy


Map of Line Creek


Submit your challenge completion here 

Georgia Native Bird Sighting Challenge

Location: Sam’s Lake Bird Sanctuary (Fayetteville, GA)


Difficulty level-Intermediate


Click here for a list of species that can be found at Sams Lake. 


You can also download the ebird app and go to the Sams Lake Hotspot.


Try to capture a picture of any bird you spot, you can also screenshot any data you contribute to the site. Double points if you get a picture of a species listed without a photo. 


Email your photos to to earn your badge.

Hero for Nature Volunteer Challenge

Location: Any SCT Public Nature Area


Difficulty level-Easy


If you haven’t already you can submit your volunteer application here.


After you complete the application our Volunteer Coordinator will reach out to you with further instruction. Projects will vary depending on your skillset and range from a simple trash pick-up (family-friendly) to building benches. 


After you complete your volunteer project please complete the form here to receive your badge.