Marietta, GA Trails and Parks

Marietta has 10 trails in the vicinity, including 7 hiking trails and 1 for walking. These trails range from 1.7 to 6.2 miles in length. The most popular trails are Cheatham Hill Trail, Cheatham Hill to Kolb Farm Trails Loop and Historic Marietta. Trails.com member Reid P. recently completed Cheatham Hill to Pigeon Hill Trails Loop.
  • Cheatham Hill Trail

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    Marietta, GA

    The trail follows a gravel road from Burnt Hickory to Dallas Highway and then parallels a low ridge to Cheatham Hill. After taking you to explore Civil War entrenchments, the trail descends to ...
    •  3 hours
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail follows a gravel road from Burnt Hickory to Dallas Highway and then parallels a low ridge to Cheatham Hill. After ...

  • Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park Trails

    1 Reviews

    Marietta, GA

    Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park covers 2,923 acres of rolling hills just northwest of Atlanta. From June 19 to July 2, 1864, it was the site of a bloody Civil War battle between the ...
    •  About 2 hours
    •  5.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park covers 2,923 acres of rolling hills just northwest of Atlanta. From June 19 to ...

  • Kolb’s Farm Loop

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    Marietta, GA

    The trail explores the north end of a Civil War battlefield. It’s also designed to attract birds, from the common yellow finch to the stunning scarlet tanager. The park maintains 18 miles of ...
    •  3 hours
    •  5.5 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail explores the north end of a Civil War battlefield. It’s also designed to attract birds, from the common yellow ...

  • Sope Creek

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    Marietta, GA

    If it is raining mid-week and you’re an advanced Atlanta-area paddler who can take off from work at a realistic time, consider looking at Sope Creek. It takes a lot of water to get the creek ...
    •  2.5 hours
    •  4.5 miles
    •  Guide

    If it is raining mid-week and you’re an advanced Atlanta-area paddler who can take off from work at a realistic time, consider ...

  • Cheatham Hill to Kolb Farm Trails Loop

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    Marietta, GA

    This section traces a path across the Cheatham Hill Battlefield and through woods where Union troops once waited to assault the Rebel defenses. It descends across John Ward Creek before winding ...
    •  3 hours
    •  5.3 miles
    •  Guide

    This section traces a path across the Cheatham Hill Battlefield and through woods where Union troops once waited to assault ...

  • Cheatham Hill to Pigeon Hill Trails Loop

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    Marietta, GA

    This section of the national battlefield park contains much evidence of the strong Rebel fortifications. Traces of earthworks may still be seen along the trails and historical markers note the ...
    •  3 hours
    •  6.2 miles
    •  Guide

    This section of the national battlefield park contains much evidence of the strong Rebel fortifications. Traces of earthworks ...

  • Summit to Pigeon Hill Trails Loop

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    Marietta, GA

    The 2,922-acre Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park preserves the site of battles fought between determined Union and Confederate Armies from June 22 to July 2, 1864. The summit and surrounding ...
    •  3 to 4 hours
    •  5.8 miles
    •  Guide

    The 2,922-acre Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park preserves the site of battles fought between determined Union ...

  • Battlefield Songsters: Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield

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    Marietta, GA

    Bird migration is one of the most spectacular events in the natural world.Twice yearly millions of birds fly hundreds, even thousands, of miles from their nesting grounds throughout North America ...
    •  3 to 4 hours minimum
    •  Guide

    Bird migration is one of the most spectacular events in the natural world.Twice yearly millions of birds fly hundreds, even ...

  • Historic Marietta

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    Marietta, GA

    Nineteenth-century Marietta became a resort. Its mild summers at 1,100 feet above sea level attracted planters escaping from the coastal heat and malarial swamps. After the Civil War Northerners ...
    •  50 minutes
    •  1.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Nineteenth-century Marietta became a resort. Its mild summers at 1,100 feet above sea level attracted planters escaping from ...

  • Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park Trails

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    Marietta, GA

    The 9.5-mile West Trail runs from the visitor center to Kolb Farm Trail. The East Trail connects those same two points and is 7.4 miles in length. The Visitor Center to Pigeon Hill, Cheatham ...
    •  2 hours
    •  5.7 miles
    •  Guide

    The 9.5-mile West Trail runs from the visitor center to Kolb Farm Trail. The East Trail connects those same two points and ...