Stone Mountain

Top of the Mountain Adventure

Students can explore the summit of this unique monadnock and learn about the fascinating forces that forged the mountain as we know it today!

Groups will first ascend 825 feet to the top of Stone Mountain in the Summit Skyride! Once there, they will meet their guide and spend 30 minutes walking around the top of the mountain to observe various geological, environmental, and man-made features. Student scientists will be challenged to hypothesize about geological forces affecting the mountain and discover how this very unique habitat came to be millions of years ago.

Dates Available: March – October, Monday – Friday

Times Available: 10:00 AM & 11:30 AM

Recommended Grade Levels: Kindergarten and Up

Georgia Standards of Excellence: SKE2, S1L1, S2E3, S2P1, S3E1, S5E1, S6E5


Group tickets are non-refundable.

Stone Mountain Park operates rain or shine. *Prices above do not include sales tax and are subject to change without notice. All Field Trip All orders are subject to a service charge of $10.00. Late payments received less than 21 days prior to your visit date will be subject to an additional $10.00 rush fee, totaling $20.00. No Individual Tickets are available for the 4-D Theater or special event shows or activities. Attractions operate on a seasonal schedule; please check operating hours prior to your scheduled visit for a complete list of attractions. Some demonstrations and attractions may be substituted without notice due to crowd conditions, inclement weather or maintenance. 

To make your visit more enjoyable, make sure to check out information on Arrivals and FAQs.

For further information or to make your reservation, please contact the Group Sales Department at 770-498-5636 or email

Things to Know
Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, Middle School