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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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Parking SUCKS!

This is an interesting battlefield to visit, but unlike a lot of other national park battlefields... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lagiant
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Spring Hill, Tennessee
Deer spotted while hiking

Beautiful but busy place to exercise outdoors with the bonus of deer sightings being pretty common... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tonirenee1
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Smyrna, 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 4 days ago

This is an interesting battlefield to visit, but unlike a lot of other national park battlefields, this one has a lot of popular hiking trails, and the main paring is right next to the museum, so the parking lot is a zoo! They do have...More

Thank lagiant
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful but busy place to exercise outdoors with the bonus of deer sightings being pretty common! My first visit, a doe and fawn were calmly nibbling on leaves just off the trail. Family and pet-friendly although it's a shame so many people don't pick up...More

Thank tonirenee1
Reviewed 1 week ago

With two kids and an adult with arthritis, we decided to take the shuttle to the top of the mountain. There was no shelter at the top of the mountain and as soon as we were dropped off, we saw lightening off the mountain. We...More

Thank Bamabelle1982
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't say enough about this place if you love civil war history, gone through the museum several times, but always seem to find something I missed before, some great relics with names attached is awesome, and the sad part is watching people fly through there,...More

Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very cool and historical place to visit. Just seeing the fields where they battled with simulated cannon firing positions just made you feel apart of the history. Bring your kids, your dog and walking shoes. Plenty to see and lots to learn...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really pretty park with great views. I walked the loop trail: terrain varies with 2-3 spots where I wasn't quite sure which way the trail went but after a few paces farther found the trail again. The trails are clean and well-maintained. Did not see...More

Thank barbara b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Tuesday and were surprised at the crowd, it seems that the park is used now as a walking and jogging area. We had to park in the overflow parking lot which was quite a distance from the visitor center. The actual...More

Thank Loves-to-RV
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is VERY popular with locals....they come here to walk, jog and stroll up the mountain. We went there to look for birds and were not disappointed: several kinds of vireos and warblers. The museum is well worth visiting although we found the staff...More

Thank creebol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While we were in town visiting friends, they took us to the park to go walking up the mountain. You can either walk up the paved road or be more adventurous and take the dirt trail. There were six of us and since my hubby...More

Thank Beachbum6208
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love Kennesaw Mountain. I have hiked to the top several times with my kids and the view from the top is beautiful. So much Civil War history along the way up to the top. They say the soldiers could see Atlanta burning from the...More

Thank Precious1955
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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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