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Daisy Days

Come and see summer go out with a bang! As September sets in, thousands of yellow daisies burst into life and carpet the mountainsides in bright blooms. You wouldn’t know it by looking around here, but these relatives of the sunflower are actually extremely rare and only grow within a 60-mile radius in the Southeast. […]

Junior Ranger Roundup in the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area

Explore, learn, protect; Junior Ranger Day set for Sept. 30. There’s a world of activities near your backyard to help kids satisfy their curious nature while also becoming a Junior Ranger! Encourage them to discover the great outdoors in the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area during Junior Ranger Day at Panola Mountain State Park on […]

Come See the Solar Eclipse from Here!

Where will you be during the Great American Eclipse on August 21, 2017? Just east of Atlanta, you can view the solar eclipse in an open, lunar-like landscape of breathtaking beauty, peace and wonder. There are plenty of spots in the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area where you can catch a glimpse of one of the most remarkable celestial events […]

Our Picks for Summer Fun in the AMNHA

Nothing says summertime more than climbing a tree, riding a bike, or just exploring in the woods. We’ve picked out a few outdoor adventures for you and your family to enjoy. We hope you find a favorite to enjoy again and again!

Be Like Tom!

Taking care of your own backyard can be a challenge. Now, imagine if your backyard was the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area. Our volunteers make a great place even better through their tireless dedication. As you read about Tom’s effect on the NHA, you might want to become more involved yourself. Learn more about opportunities here […]

Lights, Camera, Action!

Television and movie productions are flocking to the state of Georgia. They swoon over the state’s steep production tax credit, a deep pool of talented professionals, and an astounding array of breathtaking landscapes and architecture. In 2015 alone, productions generated an economic impact of $6 billion for the state.  Increasingly, projects are popping up in the […]

Mountain Trekker

Need a nature fix but can’t get to the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area? Thanks to a partnership between The Conservation Fund (TCF) and Google Trekker, visitors have a new way to enjoy our captivating landscapes complete with 360-degree views. The result is similar to the Street View option in Google Maps, but instead it […]

Monastery of the Holy Spirit Architectural Tour Survey

Thank you for participating in the Monastery of the Holy Spirit Architectural Tour.   To insure the quality of our tours, we welcome your feedback.       The Monastery of the Holy Spirit offers a distinctive place to reflect and relax.  Please come again!  

Monastery of the Holy Spirit Tours

Every third Saturday through October!
Enjoy lively discussions about the design and construction process of the historic Abbey Church. If you have an interest in architecture, art, history, landscaping, and stained glass design, the Monastery of the Holy Spirit Architectural Tours will amaze and astound you.