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2014 Holiday Shopping in the NHA

There’s no reason to go all over town; you can get all the thoughtful and unique gifts you need in the AMNHA! From animal ambassadors to local soaps we’ve got you covered.

A Gift For You

Looking for a new hiking trail? Panola Mountain State Park’s newest trail is ready just in time for you to get away from the holiday rush! The Vaughters’ Meadow Trail is a 1.25 mile loop which was completed thanks to a generous grant from REI.  This easy unpaved trail is perfect for a quick getaway […]

Top Three Fall Adventures

Crisp air and bright red leaves can only mean one thing; fall is finally here!  Come enjoy the season throughout the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area (AMNHA). Whether you’re looking for a quiet place to see the leaves turning, an ambitious bike ride, or a place to get a jump on your holiday shopping we’ve […]

Ambassador of the Wild

Learn about some of the wild animal ambassadors you can meet at the AWARE Wildlife Rehabilitation Center. From bobcats to chipmunks you’re sure to make some great new friends!

400 Million-Year-Old Classroom

“There is this spectacular place right out your door. Why wouldn’t you use that to excite students?”  Kathleen Ann Diggs King, Visual Arts Specialist at General Ray Davis Middle, used the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area (AMNHA) and its partner groups to help her students learn about their community’s rich history and to inspire paintings, […]

The Big One!

Grab your fishing pole and head down to the AMNHA for a fun day of fishing! Our calm waters and forested trails are perfect for a relaxing day outdoors. We’ve got bass, catfish, and bluegill in our waters and the fish are biting.  In order to fish you must have a valid Georgia Fishing License. […]

Pedal, Paddle, and Primitive Camping At Panola

Enjoy a memorable afternoon with a rented bike, kayak, or paddleboard at Panola Mountain State Park. Feel the wind in your hair as you glide over the AMP or slow down with a paddle through the reflective waters of Alexander Lakes.

The AMP is OPEN!

The full length of the Arabia Mountain PATH (AMP) is officially open! This dedicated, paved trail is over 30 miles long and will take you past lunar like landscapes, through peaceful meadows, and along a sparkling river. The multi-use trail was designed to hug the landscape and each curve beckons you to discover the next surprise around […]