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Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields, Lookout Mountain

Categories: Battlefields, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 440+ reviews on the web
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. To visit Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields and get the most from your holiday in Lookout Mountain, create itinerary details personal to you using our Lookout Mountain vacation route planner.
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  • We visited here while traveling from Atlanta to KY. It was a beautiful fall day and we wanted to stretch our legs. The neighborhood surrounding this park is idyllic and charming. We drove around gawki...  read more »
  • If you're just in it for the views Point Park has more to offer than nearby Rock City. It may lack the gnomes, bridges, and Rock City barn. But the view here is much more stunning. With downtown Chatt...  read more »
  • This is a Civil War park with cannons mounted high above the City. Several areas to take great photos. While we were visiting there were several members of a Civil War reenactment group demonstrating ...  read more »
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