Allatoona Pass Battlefield




Directions
I-75 Exit 283, east 1.5 miles to Allatoona Pass Battlefield. Lat 34.11395 Lon -84.71499

Address
Old Allatoona Road
Emerson, GA 30137
Bartow County
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Allatoona Pass Battlefield
Old Allatoona Road
Emerson, GA 30137 View Details


  34.11395
Allatoona Pass Battlefield

 
Battle of Allatoona Pass Remembered
Saturday, Oct 1, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Sunday, Oct 2, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Presented by: Red Top Mountain State Park
Allatoona Pass Battlefield - Talented reenactors will commemorate the anniversary of this battle during this weekend-long event. There will be tactical reenactments, confederate and federal living history, and weapon demonstrations. This event takes place at Allatoona Pass Historic Site. Exit 283 on Highway 75. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Stars of Red Top (Star Gazing) & Iced Lemonade Family
Friday, Oct 7, 2016 9 PM to 10:30 PM
Friday, Oct 21, 2016 9 PM to 10:30 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Join us on Friday evenings to observe the stars above us. Binoculars on hand or bring your own equipment. We will learn about well-known constellations and celestial events. Meet at the Visitor Center by 8:45 p.m. and we will carpool to the gazing location... $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Halloween Hayrides
Friday, Oct 14, 2016 7 PM to 9 PM
Saturday, Oct 15, 2016 7 PM to 9 PM
Friday, Oct 21, 2016 7 PM to 9 PM
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Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Take a spooky hayride through the haunted forest along Red Top's mystery-filled trails. Reservations are required and fill up quickly. Tickets go on sale September 15th on the Friends of Red Top Mountain State Park Website. Hayrides are Fridays/Saturdays the last three weeks of October...  $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Find Your Bearing with Orienteering
Sunday, Oct 23, 2016 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Join us to learn the sport of Orienteering on Red Top Mountain's permanent Orienteering Course. You'll learn the basics of reading a topographic map, how to use a compass, and begin the game. Have bug spray and hiking shoes for moderate level off-trail hiking... $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Creatures of the Night Face Painting
Sunday, Oct 23, 2016 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Bring your favorite night time creature out into the light for a day. We'll be at the Park Office to help bring in the autumn season with Halloween and animal themed face paint designs... $5 parking. 770-975-4226.
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Clicks in the Night, a Batty Experience
Sunday, Oct 23, 2016 1:30 PM to 3 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Help fight mosquitoes year round and complete a project with the family by installing a home-made Bat House in your yard. Come for free just to learn about bats, or pre-register to build and take home a bat box. Materials are limited, so call to reserve your spot. Meet at the Park Office.  $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Great Pumpkin Bow Hunt
Sunday, Oct 23, 2016 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Show us your style on this Halloween themed archery program for beginners. We'll supply all equipment necessary to have you hitting the target in no time. This program has limited space, so call the Park Office to pre-register a spot. Bring water, sunglasses or hat, and wear comfortable clothing...  $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Hidden Gem Series: Secrets of Iron Hill Trail
Saturday, Nov 19, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Iron Hill has a rich history, much of which is unknown to the public. In this exclusive guided hike, a ranger will take you to explore the hidden gems of Iron Hill Trail including an iron mine, homestead sites and more. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Iron Pour
Saturday, Nov 19, 2016 2 PM to 10 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Starting at 6 p.m., see a demonstration of our iron furnace, harking back to the days of iron production in the Allatoona community. Our furnace operates at more then 2500 degrees! Buy a scratch block mold at 2:00 pm. to create your own cast-iron art. Limit 1 per person. Supplies limited. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Christmas at the Cabin
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 10 AM to 3 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Yuletide celebrations of the 1800s come to life as demonstrators take you back in time to Christmas at the Vaughan cabin. Play with the pioneer toys that would have been given as presents. Santa will be available for photos and Christmas visits. Help decorate the Christmas Tree... $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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