Trails

Winter Hikes and Winter Wildlife
Jan 3, 2022
Winter Hikes and Winter Wildlife

As we head towards the end of 2021, we’re thinking about all the wonderful hiking opportunities winter brings. Every season in the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area offers its own wonder...

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Best Bike Trails In and Around Lithonia
Dec 2, 2021
Best Bike Trails In and Around Lithonia

Lithonia, GA is a great place to start your bike ride and explore the National Heritage Area. Here are a few trailheads you can enjoy, as well as tips to get you started:  1. Downtown Lithonia...

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Hike the Meadow Loop at Vaughter’s Farm
Sep 22, 2021
Hike the Meadow Loop at Vaughter’s Farm

Looking for a new hiking trail? The Vaughter’s Farm Meadow Loop is a 1.25-mile trail that begins behind the popular Vaughters Barn. Not many people know that behind the barn, pleasant pathways...

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Henry County | Take a Shady Stroll
Jul 28, 2021
Henry County | Take a Shady Stroll

Have you biked or hiked the Arabia Mountain PATH extension into Henry County? Beginning at Panola Mountain State Park’s Visitors Center parking lot (2620 GA-155 SW), follow the spur across the...

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How to Hike at Arabia Mountain
Apr 7, 2021
How to Hike at Arabia Mountain

Did you know that Arabia Mountain is home to fragile ecosystems and species found almost nowhere else on earth? That includes a variety of rare and endangered plants, species like Diamorpha,...

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Alternate Trails at Arabia Mountain
Nov 23, 2020
Alternate Trails at Arabia Mountain

The Mountain Top and Rock Outcrop trails at Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve have been packed lately (so much so, in fact, that we’ve been asking people to use alternate parking lots)....

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Leave No Trace at Arabia Mountain
Nov 12, 2020
Leave No Trace at Arabia Mountain

DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs and the Arabia Mountain Heritage Area Alliance have launched a “Leave No Trace” campaign to urge visitors to the Davidson-Arabia Mountain...

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Looking for parking at Arabia Mountain?
Nov 12, 2020
Looking for parking at Arabia Mountain?

The daisies have faded from Arabia Mountain, but the outdoors are just as important as ever for mental health, physical fitness, and enjoying Georgia’s natural beauty. We love that people are...

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The PATH is Coming to Henry County!
Oct 14, 2020
The PATH is Coming to Henry County!

The Arabia Mountain PATH is a 33+ mile paved trail system that crisscrosses the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area, and if you live in Henry County, it’s about to come to your doorstep....

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