Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields, Lookout Mountain

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Located within the Chattanooga National Military Park, Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields commemorates the Civil War battle fought on top of Lookout Mountain in 1863, commonly referred to as the "Battle Above the Clouds." Hike or drive to the top of the mountain to see how the battle earned its name and enjoy great views of downtown Chattanooga and its surroundings. Check out the cannons dispersed throughout the park, or stop by the small museum for a summary of the battle and to view some Civil War-era photographs. Make Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields a part of your Lookout Mountain vacation plans using our Lookout Mountain trip planning tool .
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  • The "no nudity" sign in the restroom surprised me. Is this something that you normally need to tell people? Paid $3 to park and $5/person (honor system) to enter. I felt that was a little high for wha...  more »
  • This is a great historical park, with amazing views on the top of Lookout Mountain. I would recommend riding the incline railway up the mountain, then walking down the street to the park. You do have ...  more »
  • Great view of Chattanooga. Visit when you ride the Incline Railway (3 blks) or drive up there. Parking is 3.00 an hour & it is 5.00 per person to enter. Both are paid via debit or credit card at a sel...  more »

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