Location & Directions

The Clyde Shepherd Nature Preserve is located at :

2580 Pine Bluff Dr., Decatur, GA 30033

map visual of Clyde shepherd


From I-285 N or S:

Take highway 78, Stone Mt. Freeway exit west toward Decatur – Hwy 78 passes North Dekalb Mall and continues up hill past Lou Sobh Ford – At intersection of Hwy 78, North Decatur Road, and Medlock Road, take right on Medlock Road – Follow Medlock Road 0.25 mile to the International Community School (ICS); go right on Wood Trail Lane – Go through 1 stop sign; travel another 200 yards to Preserve entrance.

From I-75 — I-85 N or S:

I-85 north or south take North Druid Hills exit east toward Decatur – Approx 3 miles, go right on Hwy 78 (at North Dekalb Mall) – Follow directions as above.

MARTA Directions:

At Avondale or Arts Center Station take bus #36 to North Decatur Road – Exit bus at Medlock Plaza at intersection of North Decatur Road and Medlock Road – Walk north on Medlock Road to the International Community School (ICS) and follow directions as above.


Street parking is available by the Preserve entrance.