Panola Mountain State Park

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Panola Mountain State Park


Location:18 miles southeast of Atlanta on GA 155 via I-20 (exit 68).
Facilities:4 picnic shelters, playground, hiking trails, nature trail, fitness trail, interpretive center, conference room.
Activities:Hiking, guided hikes, educational programs.
Special Features:Park was created to protect a 100-acre granite monadnock (mountain) that shelters rare plants of the Piedmont region. Panola Mountain is designated as a National Natural Landmark.
Address:2600 Hwy 155 SW
Stockbridge, GA 30281

Phone:770-389-7801
Web: gastateparks.org/info/panolamt
Size: 1,026 acres.

See other parks in Georgia.
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Partners include the DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management, Arabia Mountain Heritage Area Alliance, the Arabia Mountain High School, the Atlanta Audubon Society and Panola Mountain State Park.
We sampled at different locations from January 2007 through June 2007 in a parking lot, in a wetland, several forests, and suburban parks within Clayton, Henry, and Rockdale counties, including Panther Creek, Big Cotton Indian Creek, Bush Creek, Martin Creek, and an unnamed tributary of Alexander's Lake at Panola Mountain State Park.
Mosely Park (JP), Martin Creek located in Hidden Valley Park (HV), and a portion of Panola Mountain State Park (PM) on an unnamed tributary of Alexander's Lake, which was the only rocky-bottom stream in the study.
The Home Depot will fund the planting of trees in the nearby Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area and at Panola Mountain Park in Rockdale County and Kennesaw Mountain State Park in Cobb County.
Upon completion, PATH will have developed a network of more than 200 miles of trails throughout Metro Atlanta that connect to the Atlanta Beltline, as well as outdoor destinations such as Panola Mountain State Park, Stone Mountain and more.
Corporations are also involved, with REI kicking off the celebration at Panola Mountain State Park near Stockbridge and employees of The Home Depot volunteering at Reed Bingham State Park in Adel.
To offset carbon emissions, The Home Depot will fund the planting of trees in the nearby Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area and at Panola Mountain Park in Rockdale County and Kennesaw Mountain State Park in Cobb County.