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Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

900 Kennesaw Mountain Dr NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152-4854
+1 770-427-4686
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For walkers & hikers

Great walking and hiking location in natural surroundings and lots of history. Beautiful scenery... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
YaSharon1
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Acworth, Georgia
Exercise made fun

This is a great way to take in the beautiful scenery, see historical landmarks and get a good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BBB B
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Powder Springs, Georgia
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Site of a crucial Civil War battle offers a modern visitor center and a number of hiking trails on its grounds.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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900 Kennesaw Mountain Dr NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152-4854
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great walking and hiking location in natural surroundings and lots of history. Beautiful scenery. Conveniently located.

Thank YaSharon1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great way to take in the beautiful scenery, see historical landmarks and get a good workout. Bring your 2 or 4 legged friends, walking shoes and water. Explore many trails flat or hilly there is a trail for everyone.

Thank BBB B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kennesaw Mtn is beautiful, historical and a great workout. We have hiked up this mountain and we have driven up. The view from the top is amazing. I highly recommend enjoying a nature filled afternoon on this gorgeous property. It fills my heart with joy!

Thank Chef Alyson N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small museum here run by the National Park Service is one of the most interesting and informative museums of the Civil War I have seen anywhere (including Gettysburg). It integrates artifacts with timelines that provide a good sense of the course of the war,...More

Thank DaveIndy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our son is doing internship with the us park service. This park was awesome our son took on our grand tour and met all the staff

Thank Lendel B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Provides an enhanced view of the Civil War. The movie is a must. The museum really centers on the purpose for Sherman's March to the Sea and not simply the battlefield. Staff is excellent and real willing to provide that needed extra touch. I was...More

Thank Brad H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been going here several years. It is a great place to hike and take your dog. While the mountain trail is very good, one must visit Cheatham Hill. These are some of the best breast works I have ever seen. The trail is...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This battlefield is one that shouldn't be missed. It truly is sacred ground. Take your time and really get a feel for the place. Stop by the visitor center first and see the video and look around at the displays. It will give you a...More

Thank barbaragwen270
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and have hiked the mountain on several occasions. Excellent workout and family friendly. Nice trails and very well maintained. We typically hike with our yellow lab....

Thank Lloyd L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hiked the long trail (5.8mi) and really enjoyed it. The first half included the peak of Kennesaw mountain and the smaller peak, little Kennesaw mountain. The second half was much less of an incline, but scenic and fun for the end of the hike....More

Thank Donahoney
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Jami32
8 January 2017|
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Response from Mycomagic | Reviewed this property |
15 minutes or less. If you get off at Rt. 5 it's a pretty quick trip from there. If you need directions, ask me.
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Vicky B
3 January 2017|
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Response from micahkimler | Reviewed this property |
Yes to drive up road is open Monday thru Friday weather permitting. And a shuttle bus is available on the weekends.
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Gerald G
21 February 2015|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
That is totally up to you and how interested you are in the details. When we were there it was pouring rain so we did not drive the trail. We did spend a long time at the visitor' center. Very extensive.
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