• Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

    Kennesaw Mountain

    National Battlefield Park Georgia

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  • Increased Traffic Expected June 26, 2014 through June 29, 2014

    Local residents and commuters should expect increased traffic around Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park in relation to the 150th Anniversary programming in the park. More »

  • Parking Lot Closures June 26, 2014 through June 29, 2014

    Several parking lots including the Visitor Center, the Mountain Top, and the Cheatham Hill parking lots will be closed to visitors June 26, 2014 through June 29, 2014. More »

Volunteer

Volunteering at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park is a great way to help support your park and preserve a historic and natural treasure of the National Park Service. A variety of activities that are vital to the operation of Kennesaw Mountain are performed by volunteers. As a volunteer, you can do anything from greeting visitors at the visitor center, to clearing trails, to assisting in historic demonstrations. People of all ages can volunteer, those under the age of 18 must submit a parental approval form.

For more information on volunteering with Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park,
please e-mail us.

Opportunities for Kids

We encourage youth groups of all kinds to volunteer their time at Kennesaw Mountain.

A wide variety of projects are available for group volunteer activities, if you have a specific type of project in mind, contact us and we will do our best to accommodate your groups needs.

Past projects include:

  • Cleaning park signs
  • Litter control
  • Bench construction
  • Trail maintenance
  • Invasive plant removal


The Kennesaw Mountain Trail Club

KEMO Trail Corps is a volunteer organization designed to assist with trail maintenance at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield.

Workdays will tentatively be held the second Saturday of each month. Meet in the maintenance area at 8:30 am.

For more information please visit our website , email us or inquire at the Visitor Center.

 

Did You Know?

The trail that leads to the earthworks at Cheatham Hill.  The heaviest fighting at Kennesaw Mountain.

During the War Between the States, it is estimated that less than 20% of the battle casualties were caused by artillery. During the 2-week battle at Kennesaw Mountain, there were almost constant artillery duels. Little damage was actually done, except at close range with a canister.