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

 
Stars of Red Top (Star Gazing) & Iced Lemonade Family
Thursday, Sep 1, 2016 9 PM to 10:30 PM
Friday, Sep 9, 2016 9 PM to 10:30 PM
Friday, Sep 16, 2016 9 PM to 10:30 PM
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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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Night Hike and Scorpion Hunt
Friday, Sep 2, 2016 8:45 PM to 9:30 PM
Friday, Sep 9, 2016 8:45 PM to 9:30 PM
Friday, Sep 16, 2016 8:45 PM to 9:30 PM
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Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
We're heading into the night to learn about the things that we can't normally see. We'll hunt phosphorescent organisms and enjoying the beautiful park after dark. You'll be meeting at the Park Office to walk the easy/moderate 1 mile White Tail Trail after hours with special permission from a Ranger. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Archery for Beginners
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 3 PM to 5 PM
Monday, Sep 5, 2016 3 PM to 5 PM
Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 3 PM to 5 PM
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Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Learn the basics of archery and see if this hobby is right for you. We will provide all the equipment you need to be hitting the bulls-eye in no time. Must be 9 and up to participate. Must pre-pay to pre-register. Meet at the Park Office 5 minutes early. Program is outdoor and weather permitting...  $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Kayak the Shores of Red Top
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Sunday, Sep 4, 2016 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
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Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Join us for a guided paddle along the beautiful Red Top Mountain coast. We'll be enjoying the view, looking for signs of wildlife, and learning the history of Red Top. Bring hat, water, water shoes, and a snack if desired. Must be 7 and up to attend...  $15 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Atlanta Audubon Society: Discover the Birds of Red Top
Sunday, Sep 4, 2016 8 AM to 10 AM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Bring your binoculars and join us for a bird walk at the park. A member of the Atlanta Audubon Society will lead an easy 1 mile hike on the paved Lakeside trail. Great for birders of any experience level. We will supply some binoculars for those without. Program is outdoors and weather permitting... $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Pokemon Go, for a Hike
Sunday, Sep 4, 2016 3 PM to 4 PM
Sunday, Sep 11, 2016 3 PM to 4 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Americorps Rangers here agree, gaming is more fun with a friend. Join us at the Iron Hill parking lot for this 3 mile (4.8km) hike to hit some stops, learn the history of Red Top, identify some trees, and maybe see some wildlife. Bring appropriate walking shoes and water, dogs are welcome. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Find your Bearing with Orienteering
Monday, Sep 5, 2016 9 AM to 10:30 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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Hidden Gem Series: Secrets of Homestead Trail
Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 12 PM to 4 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
A moderate 4 mile hike exploring the hidden gems of Homestead Trail. Old homestead sites, road beds, moonshine distilleries and more paint a picture of life years ago. Join a Ranger as we investigate the mysteries of the trail. Wear appropriate hiking clothes, bring water... $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Harvest Time at the Homestead
Saturday & Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM from Sep 17, 2016 until Sep 18, 2016 
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Step back in time to the 1800s and experience the lives of citizens and soldiers. Living history demonstrators bring our historic log cabin to life as they demonstrate crafts and daily activities. Try your hand at woodworking, blacksmithing, candle dipping and more... $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
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Outdoor Classroom Workday - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 10 AM to 3 PM
Presenter/Location: Red Top Mountain State Park
Volunteers of all ages are needed for several projects for the Outdoor Classroom. We will be improving existing features, working on new projects, and beautifying the area. Bring gloves, water, and wear clothes you can get dirty! We will meet at the Outdoor Classroom (behind the Park Office)...  Free for Volunteers. 770-975-0055.
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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