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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We paid mainly for the view. It's a small park but the views are breathtaking. I haven't seen views like that since my visit to the Grand Canyon. Only thing I didn't like was that it was $20.00 to.... more »
What an amazing experience. It is best to stop at the National Park Service station across the street from the entrance to the Park. The station has a room with many displays and a short video that... more »
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