Hiking to Health at Kennesaw Mountain NBP

Senior citizens participate in a guided yoga program.

Senior citizens participate in a guided yoga program.

NPS Photo

Quick Facts

GETTING READY FOR 2016:

A Call to Action
Action Item:
Parks for People
State:
Georgia
Year Accomplished:
2016

The park partnered with Cobb Senior Services, with the YMCA, and with the Kennesaw Mountain Trail Club for an Active Trails grant entitled "Hiking to Health". This program enabled local senior citizens to experience Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park through hikes on park trails and in outdoor fitness and yoga-based programs. A total of 210 senior citizens were served through this program.