Welcome to the AMNHA

Published: Dec 21, 2018   |   Author: Zack Loehle   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

The Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area (or AMNHA) spans 400 million years of natural and human history right outside of Atlanta, GA. Whether you’re just visiting for the big game or a long-time resident who wants to get out of town for the weekend, the AMNHA welcomes you. An otherworldly landscape awaits – with no […]

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No Rocketship Required

Published: Dec 21, 2018   |   Author: Zack Loehle   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

Welcome to the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area   The Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area (or AMNHA) spans 400 million years of natural and human history right outside of Atlanta, GA. Whether you’re just visiting the area for a few days or a long-time resident who wants to get out of town for the weekend, […]

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Monadnock Madness 2018

Published: Feb 25, 2018   |   Author: Arabia Mountain   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

Our sixth annual Monadnock Madness returns in March! With seven guided triple hikes including two full moon hikes, photography workshops and photo contest, sunset yoga and a variety of special programs at three Atlanta area monadnocks–Arabia Mountain, Panola Mountain and Stone Mountain–you’ll get outdoors, put a little spring in your step and earn a special […]

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#OptOutside on Black Friday

Published: Nov 22, 2017   |   Author: Arabia Mountain   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

Skipping the retail frenzy for outdoor therapy on Black Friday? Here are a few activities to help you #OptOutside here in the National Heritage Area: Arabia Mountain PATH trails will get your feet moving. Pets are welcome to join you but please keep them on a leash. Info: https://arabiaalliance.org/amp/ Come hike Arabia Mountain with Ranger Robby and learn […]

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Daisy Days

Published: Sep 18, 2017   |   Author: Arabia Mountain   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

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. […]

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Junior Ranger Roundup in the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area

Published: Sep 6, 2017   |   Author: Arabia Mountain   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

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 […]

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Come See the Solar Eclipse from Here!

Published: Aug 16, 2017   |   Author: Arabia Mountain   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

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 […]

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Outdoor Tips for Hot Weather

Published: Jun 3, 2016   |   Author: Arabia Mountain   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

On granite monadnocks in the shimmering Atlanta sun, temperatures can be far higher than the readings on a thermometer.  Humidity and sun can take you by surprise. Here are a few ways you can be prepare for the heat.    Hydrate!  Drink plenty of water before you head outside and bring water with you on the […]

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Be Like Tom!

Published: May 6, 2016   |   Author: Arabia Mountain   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

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 […]

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Lights, Camera, Action!

Published: May 6, 2016   |   Author: Arabia Mountain   |   Category: Field Notes   |   No Comments

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 […]

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