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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  • Before going into Point Park, we visited the welcome center for the park. Inside were souvenirs, and a room with audio-visual displays of the Civil War battles. We also used the bathrooms on the side....  more
    Before going into Point Park, we visited the welcome center for the park. Inside were souvenirs, and a room with audio-visual displays of the Civil War battles. We also used the bathrooms on the side....  more »
  • Beautiful area with monuments and amazing views. But it is also a trailhead for some interesting hiking with options for significant downhill and uphill climbs, great views in many areas... 
    Beautiful area with monuments and amazing views. But it is also a trailhead for some interesting hiking with options for significant downhill and uphill climbs, great views in many areas...  more »

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