Kennesaw Mountain is a 2,884 acre national battlefield park featuring over 17 miles of trails spanning from Kolb’s Farm in Marietta to just north of the visitor’s center in Kennesaw. Kennesaw mountain was home to some of the heaviest fighting of the Georgia Campaign of the Civil War. At this national battlefield park, you can enjoy a hike, photograph wildlife, watch living history demonstrations, and more. The top of Kennesaw Mountain rises 1800 feet above sea level and provides spectacular views of downtown Atlanta and the surrounding area.
Hours: Dawn to Dusk year round. The Visitor Center is open daily from 8:30am-5:00pm. On weekends during daylight savings time, 8:30am-6:00pm. The building is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.