Conveniently located along the Savannah River in the Augusta/Aiken Metropolitan area, North Augusta is minutes away from neighboring Cities of Augusta and Aiken and other entities such as Fort Gordon. North Augusta offers its residents all the advantages of a big city living while still maintaining a small town charm. Home to over 20,000 residents, North Augusta provides its residents an enhanced quality of life with its many amenities throughout the City. Located in North Augusta is Brick Pond Park, a forty acre restored wetland, stormwater treatment system, and public nature park. Walking trails wind throughout the wetlands and below the canopy of the forested areas. The park walking trails allow visitors up close encounters with the wildlife that live there. This includes alligators, deer, river otters, currently 126 species of birds (visit during the year), turtles, frogs, insects, fish, and more. Which offers a great spot for fishing.