Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park preserves a Civil War battleground of the Atlanta Campaign. The park’s 22 miles of trails makes it a popular hiking destination in Atlanta. With the start of spring, the trails were covered with hikers this past weekend when we hiked the Mountain Loop Trail. Continue reading
When we need a short, leisurely hike, we head to Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park and walk parts of the battlefield trails. Continue reading
The weather has been nice, so my friend and I took a stroll through the battlefield. She lives near the park, so we took a shortcut through the woods to get to the trails, following what she told me were actual trenches left from the Civil War. She says they’ll still find old bullets and war memorabilia there from time to time. I couldn’t resist hopping down into the pit to see how it felt to be entrenched.