Pickett's Mill Battlefield State Historic Site is 5 mi. n.e. on Dallas-Acworth Hwy. (SR 381), then 1 mi. w. on Due West Rd., then n. to 4432 Mt. Tabor Church Rd. At this site in 1864, Confederate troops defeated Union troops advancing toward Atlanta. Walking trails with explanatory markers cross the battlefield; living-history programs, a video explanation of the battle, cannons and battle artifacts also are featured.
Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.