Culture & Community
Explore the relationship of man to the land the rivers and the rocks.
Investigate granite ecosystems and forest trails that explode with life and color.
Granite & Technology
Discover how granite quarries fueled an industry and innovation.
Experience the spiritual elements of nature and meet its guardians.
See the lands of Georgia's frontier where settlers carved a life in the land.
Book your Triple Hike Challenge today!
Are you ready for the Madness? Our 5th annual hiking challenge is getting closer! Are you adding to your “prize” collection? Or have you heard all about it and you’re ready to test your limits? Our Monadnock Madness website with all the deets is ready! Click below for more.Read more
7 ways to adventure at Arabia Mountain
More than 2,000 acres, two monadnock mountains, three lakes and many historic sites. The Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area, located just outside I-285 perimeter on Atlanta’s east side, is full of opportunities for outdoor adventure close to the metro area.Read more
The Lost World of Arabia Mountain
Monks, an animal ER, and 400 million years of history. Though Arabia Mountain looks more like the moon than a mountain, it is rich with plant life, including five endangered plants. The red bulbs of diamorpha bloom brilliantly once a year. Shallow water pools are ideal for pool sprite. In the preserve, salamander eggs can be seen during a hike.Read more