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Panola Mountain State Park

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2620 Highway 155 SW, Stockbridge, GA 30281-5236
+1 770-389-7801
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We always have a good time at Panola Mountain

Such a beautiful park! They have off the path trails as well as paved paths. You can walk or ride... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Kurlilox
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Good walking trails

I walk there a couple of times a week. You can learn some ecology with a guided tour. The year... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
randyd2015
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Stockbridge, Georgia
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Home to a rare, pristine monadnock, Panola Mountain State Park provides you an oasis near Metro Atlanta to play, unwind, learn or discover the diverse natural and cultural heritage of the piedmont region.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“nature center” (9 reviews)
“great trails” (5 reviews)
“panola mountain” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
2620 Highway 155 SW, Stockbridge, GA 30281-5236
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+1 770-389-7801
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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful park! They have off the path trails as well as paved paths. You can walk or ride your bikes and even rent bikes. They have paddle boat rentals at the lake, tree climbing classes, archery classes and archery trails to go on....More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

I walk there a couple of times a week. You can learn some ecology with a guided tour. The year long parking pass is good for other state parks, too.

1  Thank randyd2015
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Reviewed January 1, 2018

The only way to access the mountain is to go with a park ranger. The trail will take you through a softwood, and then a hardwood forest, and later around the small lake and cabins of the original land owner. You'll stop at several old...More

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Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

We we're impressed with the trail, so we walked the bike trail with our dogs. Feltreally good after our 6+ mile walk.

Thank Lisa P
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Reviewed December 7, 2017

Panola Mountain has Excellent hiking trails and bike trails that can lead to Alexander lake or a Beautiful view. I love hiking here with my kids!!! The rangers are very helpful and knowledgable.

Thank CarneyATL
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

I love this park because it is so serene and peaceful. There are many different trails to take and you can start at various park entrances throughout Dekalb and Rockdale counties. It is also well kept and the park Rangers are very helpful.

Thank Leslie Nicole H
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

There are wide open walking paths and many areas of beauty to see and enjoy. Great place to ride your bikes or just walk and get your steps in. Many places to park in and around the park so there is little worry about over...More

Thank Bear T
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

This park is close to us and we are able to go and hike the trails often. It is a nice and relaxing place to just sit and think. The have different activities for the family to enjoy.

1  Thank Music46
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Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

The natural environments are beautiful. The last was very helpful and informative at the resorvation center. There are park areas to and the trail was clean and not crowded

Thank emicrmp
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

This park is near me and I hike often with my dog. Beautiful views, trails, bike trails, and it offers a variety of monthly activities. Great, clean, safe place for families and friends.

1  Thank Barbara M
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manoftin2017
August 3, 2017|
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Response from gmwemr1 | Reviewed this property |
Fishing is ok brim catfish and maybe some small bass
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PUNCH J
April 15, 2017|
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Response from Lee H | Reviewed this property |
have never seen one or any signs of bears. Even if you don't see a bear the bear you will see signs. Overturned trash bins, any bags, containers ripped open, trees scraped as they itch and massage their backs, musky smell... More
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NicMc671
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Stay at the Microtel Inn & Suites - Stockbridge, GA. They have a safe location and nearby the park.
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