The Georgia Forest Trail That Holds A Long Forgotten Secret Of The Civil War

When we think about Georgia’s history, it’s hard not to think about the Civil War. Georgia has a lot of stories tied up with this critical time in our country’s history. In fact, one of the most important battles of the entire war was fought right here in Georgia. While you may have heard about the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, you might not know this history behind the mountain forest trail located nearby.

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To find out more about the Kennesaw Mountain East and West Trail Loop, visit the Alltrails website by clicking here. If you’ve hiked this trail before or visited Kennesaw Mountain, make sure to share your experience in the comments section! Also, for more historical snippets of information about our great state, check out the creepiest urban legend story Georgia’s known for.