Arabia Mountain

Rock outcroppings the size of football fields


Description:

The trail explores the Arabia Mountain area, comprised of three distinct “mountains” made of Lithonia gneiss. There are ock outcroppings the size of football fields, streams rushing over woodland waterfalls, hundred-acre farms along the trail. It winds through 2,000 acres of protected parkland in south DeKalb County. From the top of Bradley Mountain the trail is not marked, but it is easy to pick up near the bottom. On first sight, Arabia Mountain will look a lot like Stone Mountain because both are rock outcrops. The trail features several new arched granite bridges, a wooden boardwalk, and a short segment over a rock outcropping.


Directions: Google Directions

FROM ATLA TA

Take I-20 East to Exit #74 - Evans Mill Rd/Lithonia. Turn Right off the ramp onto Evans Mill Road. At the light continue straight onto Woodrow Dr. (Evans Mill Road turns to the right. Do not turn right!) Travel on Woodrow Drive for almost 1 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto Klondike Road and travel approximately 1 mile. Continue on Klondike Road past Rockland Road. (caution light at intersection)

To park at north parking lot for the nature center: turn right at 2nd driveway

To park at south parking lot: continue on Klondike Road another 1 mile. turn left at entrance drive park here to access the mountain.



State: Georgia
County: Dekalb
Latitude: 33.65774
Longitude: -84.12427
Length: 2.3 miles
Difficulty: 3
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