As you hike you’ll encounter picturesque landscapes, rare plants, spectacular views and occasional discarded slabs of stone from the old quarry.
A vibrant history, breathtaking beauty and intriguing cultural changes from early settlers to immigrant rock cutters, freed slaves and Trappist monks.
The trail’s distance and moderate climb make it especially beginner-friendly, and a popular place for a family hike near Atlanta. It passes along the shore of the lake and passes what was once an iron ore mining community. Top Trail . There is a small parking lot, just north of the southeastern entrance to the park on Red Top Mountain Road, that provides ready access to the trailhead.
Red Top Mountain State Park / Iron Hills Trail is a doubletrack mountain bike trail in Cartersville, Georgia. The Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area lies just east of Atlanta along I-20.
More than 30 miles of trails (paved and unpaved) wind through the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area and neighboring Panola Mountain State Park.
Take this trail to the top of Arabia Mountain for uninhibited, 360-degree views. This incredibly scenic National Heritage Area, including nearby Panola Mountain State Park, has recently opened over 30 miles of meandering, beautiful PATH Foundation trails. White Tail Trail Explore beautiful forest, a lake, a winding boardwalk, and the mountain’s summit on our favorite 5-mile hike on Arabia’s most popular and scenic trails. View maps, videos, photos, and reviews of Red Top Mountain … This shared used trail is a ~ 4 mile loop.
Iron Hill biking and hiking trail .
Arabia Mountain PATH Interactive Trail Map The PATH Foundation, in partnership with DeKalb County, Rockdale County, and the Arabia Mountain Heritage Alliance has developed an extraordinary trail system through 7000 acres of greenspace southeast of Atlanta. Dominated by two granite outcrops, it offers natural wonders, compelling history and heart-pumping activity. The Mountain Top Trail is Arabia Mountain’s can’t-miss hike, climbing to 360-degree views and wide-open skies.