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Top 3 Scenic Fall Spots in the NHA

Crisp air, brilliant leaves, and cozy sweaters; no wonder fall is the most popular time of year! You can get the most out of the season at these picture perfect places in the NHA. From secluded lakeside retreats to mountaintop vistas you’ll always be treated to spectacular views! The NHA has many picturesque places to […]

Fall 2013 Newsletter

Top 3 Scenic Fall Spots in the National Heritage Area. Crisp air, brilliant leaves, and cozy sweaters; no wonder fall is the most popular time of year! You can get the most out of the season at these picture perfect places in the NHA. From secluded lakeside retreats to mountaintop vistas you’ll always be treated to […]

Hey Good Lookin’!

This historic building in the heart of Lithonia was hiding a real treasure.  It wasn’t gold or silver but some might say it’s worth a king’s ransom today.  The Lithonia Woman’s Club has always turned heads, usually because of its beautiful granite walls and fireplace made from locally quarried stone. But the modern laminate tile […]

Amazing Camping 20 Min. Outside of Atlanta? You Bet!

5 new campsites are open in Panola Mountain State Park! These sites are located next to peaceful Scout Lake and can be rented for just $15 per night.  Unplug and enjoy cool fall nights with a warm fire and hot coco! Up to 5 people can stay in each site and even your dog is […]

Show Local Waterways Some Love

Georgia is a big state and we need your help to monitor the health of local streams, rivers, and lakes. The Georgia Adopt-A-Stream program was created to provide citizens like you with the tools and training to evaluate and protect their local waterways!  Come to a training class at Arabia Mountain to learn more. The […]

Once Abandoned and Neglected, 1800’s Settler Home Saved!

There are precious few buildings left in the area that were built before the Civil War. As one of the oldest properties in the NHA, the Housworth-Moseley House holds a place of honor. Sheltering the same family for over 160 years, this home has weathered countless storms.  Yet the little farmhouse in the Klondike community […]

Summer 2013 Newsletter

Find Summer Fun Here! Your summer adventure is waiting in the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area! Steep hills, stunning views, and a serpentine bridge populate our 20+ miles of paved hike-bike PATH trail. Ready to ride? Our new interactive, self-guided bike tour map will make sure you don’t miss a thing. After your ride, expand […]

Get Out Of The Office

Is your company looking for a hands-on way to build teamwork this summer? Join us at the Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve to build trails and grow stronger together! In one day employees can transform the landscape, overcome challenges, and feel proud about giving back to the community. For example, Comcast employees recently came together during […]

Best Picnic Spot

It wasn’t hard for the Atlanta Journal Constitution to include the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area in their picks of the best picnic spots in Metro Atlanta. Lovely views, deep shade, and hundreds of peaceful getaway spots offer picnickers everything they could want. Take advantage of picnic tables right off the paved PATH trail or […]