SATURDAY: Arabia Mountain Expedition
Tour the homesteads of some of the area’s earliest settlers, discover relics of the granite quarrying industry while exploring the mountain, and learn about the area’s historic community of Flat Rock. Lunch will be served at the extraordinary Monastery of the Holy Spirit, where you’ll experience the new Monastic Heritage Center, tour the Abbey and visit the bonsai nursery.
SUNDAY: Arabia Mountain Expedition Bike Tour Challenge
Experience the scenic beauty, natural wonders, quarry ruins and historic farmsteads of the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area through a guided bike tour. This beautiful 24 mile ride begins in downtown Lithonia and follows modern paved hike-bike trails designed and constructed by the PATH Foundation. Along the way, bikers will see sites not included on Saturday’s Expedition and will learn how the Arabia Mountain Heritage Alliance is fostering preservation and conservation in this designated
Cost: Saturday tours only (includes closing reception): $25
Sunday bike tour: $30
Saturday tour without lunch (includes closing reception) and Sunday bike tour: $55