"The Mountain is King" Kennesaw by BruceDunning
Kennesaw Travel Guide: 64 reviews and 97 photos
This mountain is most noted for the Civil WAr battle that took place here. General Sherman was taking attacking Atlanta, and The Confederates made a stand around Kennesaw; 15 miles from down town center. The mountain served as a strong point to have cannon that could fire in all directions. Today is is a National Park and also has a museum and movie of the event. Walking to the top is about 1 mile and a bit steep.
From this vantage point on top, you can see for I guess 20-30 miles in all directions. The sky is still rather clear in this big city.
- Pros:A nice community that also has tour sites.
- Cons:Traffic can get real rough on Barrett Parkway
- In a nutshell:Great place to be in the nucleaus of activity
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