Stone Mountain

STONE MOUNTAIN PARK  is Georgia’s most popular attraction and features a wide variety of family activities. Located on 3,200 acres of natural beauty, adventure awaits as you discover interactive family friendly attractions and many natural and historical sights.
  • Take a cable car to the top of Stone Mountain and get an up-close look at the Stone Mountain Carving.
  • Enjoy a scenic train ride around the mountain.
  • Enjoy 15 miles of hiking and nature trails, including a trail to the top of the mountain.
  • End your day at the world’s largest laser light show featuring a fantastic fireworks finale!
The mountain itself, Stone Mountain is 825 feet tall and covers 583 acres. The top of the mountain is 1,683 feet above sea level. The entire carved surface of the Memorial Carving measures three acres, larger than a football field. The carving of the three men towers 400 feet above the ground, measures 90 by 190 feet, and is recessed 42 feet into the mountain. The deepest point of the carving is at Lee’s elbow, which is 12 feet to the mountain’s surface. The Memorial Carving depicts three Confederate heroes of the Civil War: Confederate President Jefferson Davis, General Robert E. Lee and Lt. General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson.
For more information visit the park Website:   Stone Mountain Park Website

 

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