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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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Awesome trail

Gear up, confortable shoes, I would recommend hiking boots. Water, and snacks. There are a few... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Damaris33
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Miami
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Good visit

This is a busy park for locals to exercise, with plenty of facilities for locals and visitors... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bill H
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Kennesaw
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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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“civil war” (128 reviews)
“visitor center” (67 reviews)
“great hike” (45 reviews)
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900 Kennesaw Mountain Dr NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152-4854
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gear up, confortable shoes, I would recommend hiking boots. Water, and snacks. There are a few trails, it depends how long do you want to walk.

Thank Damaris33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a busy park for locals to exercise, with plenty of facilities for locals and visitors alike. Shuttle to the top is convenient and staffed by volunteers. Some of the volunteers are expert historians. Always a pleasure to visit this park.

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful and safe park as long as you stay on the trail. When the road to and from the mountain top is open to vehicle traffic it is not enforced (speeding/passing) this is an extremely dangerous area for pedestrians.

Thank TomPaint
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have even a passing interest in the civil war, choose a day with good weather to take a free hike on the "mountain" (i.e., hill), and you will enjoy this attraction. One odd thing about the free museum near the entrance is that...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This site is a very significant place in American history and is extensively used for its scenery and hiking trails by local citizens. The park is well maintained and afforded the respect owed to those who fought and died there in 1864.

Thank margaretrenewilliams
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This free National Battlefield now depicts a very serene setting, very different than the summer of 1864. The visitor center is open 9-5. The center contains one of the best films ever seen at a National Battlefield. Also a very interesting museum inside. The entire...More

Thank kymgroadster
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Went there the day before Thanksgiving. It was quite crowded. The staff was very cooperative & attentive to the kids. They made it a big deal for the kids when presenting the JR badge & my little ones felt overwhelmed :)

Thank srgl0betr0tter
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Wanted something to do on a Saturday of a business stay-amazing nature and views and great workout! Parked in the overflow parking area and Walked/jogged/claimed the northern section. On Sunday found the parking lot for the central section. Beautiful trail as well!

Thank JSCushing
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

My favorite hiking spot... It’s easy to get to and a hike you can quickly get used to. If you’re a beginner or expert, this is a great hike. Oh... everyone is friendly too!

Thank Clint L
Reviewed 23 November 2017

This is a terrific hike up to the top of Kennesaw Mountain. Very nicely laid out with well tendered paths. It can be a little tough as you get to the top but if you take it slowly and are in reasonable shape it's not...More

Thank Ichdien000
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StanzyMozart
1 January 2018|
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Response from conniekravitz | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but you can contact the visitors center 7704274686 and they could give any information on that. Sorry I wasn't more help !
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Jami32
8 January 2017|
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Response from Susie_Poker | Reviewed this property |
They way I would recommend because I see you are from out of state, would be to take Barrett Parkway and head West. If you are headed North from Atlanta on 75N, take Barrett Parkway which is exit 269. Take that exit and turn... More
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