Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields, Lookout Mountain

Must see · Battlefield · Tourist Spot
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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  • great views from the top of lookout mountain. watch for the roadways to get up there but worth the $3 parking to spend an hour walking around.  more »
  • Came here with the kids (5,3,1) after a brisk early morning ride on the incline train. Admission was $10 for adults, but worth it! Well-maintained lawn, views that cannot be beat, trails tucked...  more »
  • This was a wonderful, unexpected stop. There is a small National Park office, across the street, where you can learn more about the history of the park. Get a trail map from the office, if you’re...  more »

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