Red Top Mountain State Park


Saturday, October 5, 2019

Battle of Allatoona Pass Remembered
Saturday, Oct 5, 2019 9 AM to 5 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Reenactors will commemorate the 155th anniversary of this battle with tactical reenactments, Confederate and Federal living history, and weapon demonstrations. Event takes place at Allatoona Pass Historic Site; Exit 283 on Highway 75. No admission fee or registration. Event may be canceled for bad weather. 770-975-0055.

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Battle of Allatoona Pass Remembered
Sunday, Oct 6, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Reenactors will commemorate the 155th anniversary of this battle with tactical reenactments, Confederate and Federal living history, and weapon demonstrations. Event takes place at Allatoona Pass Historic Site; Exit 283 on Highway 75. No admission fee or registration. Event may be canceled for bad weather. 770-975-0055.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Pioneer Skills: Calligraphy
Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. Learn how to make your own quill and use it to write calligraphy! Rangers will also teach you how pioneers would have made their own ink! We will be walking a total of 1 mile on a paved trail. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Thursday, October 17, 2019

History Hike: Iron Hill Trail
Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. Meet at the Iron Hill Trail parking lot to go on a guided tour of Part of the Iron Hill Trail. Discover some of the history of Red Top before it was a park and search for our hidden gems in our iron mines. Consider bringing water for your journey. 1.7 mile loop, moderate terrain. Event is FREE. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Distracted with Rangers
Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Get tickets from eventbrite or call to register. Bring your camera or smart phone to take photos for iNaturalist. We are using iNaturalist to do a bioblitz project. Meet us at the Iron Hill trail head for this hike; who knows what will happen! Inclement weather may cancelled this event. Event is FREE. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Distracted with Rangers
Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Get tickets from eventbrite or call to register. Bring your camera or smart phone to take photos for iNaturalist. We are using iNaturalist to do a bioblitz project. Meet us at the Iron Hill trail head for this hike; who knows what will happen! Inclement weather may cancelled this event. Event is FREE. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Thursday, November 21, 2019

History Hike: Iron Hill Trail
Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. Meet at the Iron Hill Trail parking lot to go on a guided tour of Part of the Iron Hill Trail. Discover some of the history of Red Top before it was a park and search for our hidden gems in our iron mines. Consider bringing water for your journey. 1.7 mile loop, moderate terrain. Event is FREE. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Christmas at the Cabin
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us for yuletide celebrations in pioneer style! Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there, so be sure to bring your camera and cheer. We will have holiday crafts, pioneer toys and games, live music, and more! Access to the cabin requires a short walk on a paved trail. Event will be cancelled in case of inclement weather. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Pioneer Skills: Quilting
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 12 PM to 1:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. Come visit our Vaughan Log Cabin and learn the basics of quilt making with a Ranger! You can even bring a quilt that you are working on! There will be limited supplies available. We will be walking a total of 1 mile on a paved trail. Recommended for 10 to adult. Inclement weather may cancel event. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Field Journal Journeys: Storytelling
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Must call to register. Come join us for storytelling at the Vaughan Log Cabin. We will be around the fireplace telling tales, playing games, and learning story skills. Recommended for 10 to adult. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.