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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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Great park and nice trail up to mountain top

this was a nice park. Close to civilization and easy to get to. Nice trail up the mountain, but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jim W
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Fort Myers, Florida
Confederate history

Interesting place for a "Confederate perspective" on the Civil War. Being from Pennsylvania I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lisa W
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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.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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900 Kennesaw Mountain Dr NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152-4854
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this was a nice park. Close to civilization and easy to get to. Nice trail up the mountain, but didn't have time for other parts of the park.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting place for a "Confederate perspective" on the Civil War. Being from Pennsylvania I found it fascinating to see the Confederate memoribilia and a much different perspective than I am used to seeing.

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was visiting Atlanta for business, went to the Kennesaw mountain for a quick hike in the evening. This was the second time I went for the hike, the trail is nice and maintained. To top it all, spotted two deer while hiking. It took around...More

Thank Vikash_Parmanandka
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We come here for ruck marches all the time and it's usually pretty nice. Unfortunately it can get super crowded, especially with their parking expansions now. Otherwise it's a really great spot to enjoy some fresh air and time away from the concrete jungle that...More

Thank tavaroo
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Been hiking here for years and even though it's a drive now, it is still worth it. Kennesaw Battlefield has many different trails to offer from strenuous, pretty flat, and even ones to ride your horse on, it encompasses everything. I personally love doing the...More

Thank Brittany D
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The park covers over 3000 acres and offers 22 miles of hiking trails. We did not feel like hiking to the top of the mountain that day so we decided to drive. There were so many joggers and walkers on the road it made it...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Kennesaw mountain is a great place to learn history. They have demonstrations on how cannons shoot and depict life during the Civil War. There are great trails to walk and plenty of places for picnics. There are deer that roam the property and many different...More

Thank shfowler11
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Kennesaw was th last Battlefield visited in a 3 week road trip. Day was cool and we hiked Pigeon Hill to Cheathams Hill. Visitor's Center is excellent and even if you knew nothing about the battle the park has great scenery. I think the exercisers...More

Thank Mickey L
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Hike the mile to the top, stop for the scenery, then hike a mile down. Great way to get much needed exercise!

Thank mgeddie
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Awesome afternoon with the Kids. We started at Visitor Center and walked thru the small, free museum. The Park Rangers recommended the Environmental Trail for the Kids (age 6 & 10) and gave us a small activity packet. We found answers to questions along the...More

Thank camista2
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Jami32
How far off of I-75 is this location?
9 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
Where do I go to enter to park at the top?
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
how long does it take to tour the kennesaw battlefield?
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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