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Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields

Hwy 148, Lookout Mountain, TN
+1 423-821-7786
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Interesting Civil War History Surrounded by Wonderful Views

Point Park is a pleasant spot to visit while in the Chattanooga area. The incline railway's stop up... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Edwin V
Went here to do a living history for the NPS

This is a beautiful park with a great view. The Rangers are very nice and helpful with information... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jim C
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Part of the Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park, these grounds commemorate the "Battle Above the Clouds" that was fought on Lookout Mountain in 1863.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hwy 148, Lookout Mountain, TN
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Reviewed yesterday

Point Park is a pleasant spot to visit while in the Chattanooga area. The incline railway's stop up Lookout Mountain is very close to the park. If you choose to drive, there are plenty of signs to guide you to the park and the other...More

Thank Edwin V
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a beautiful park with a great view. The Rangers are very nice and helpful with information about the battle and area. Very enjyable time.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the park since it was the closest place for us to buy a senior park pass for all National Parks in the U.S. We wanted to get the pass for $10.00 before the cost goes up next month to $80.00. Recommend seniors take...More

Thank james628
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Magnificent views and a good history lesson from the park ranger guide to the museums. We missed the first portion of the tour, but the park ranger was very knowledgeable and passionate about the history she was sharing with all of us. I would recommend...More

Thank karibu372
Reviewed 6 days ago

The $5 admission fee is worth every cent! Just do it! Especially if there is a scheduled ranger talk to attend. Our ranger was EXCELLENT! So much so that one guest, from his previous tour, brought him an ice cream from the local shop. The...More

Thank PaulaSfromGA
Reviewed 6 days ago

We really joyed visiting the Point Park in Chattanooga. It was ver steeped in history and was a great place to visit on our trip to this area. The view was awesome from the lookout.

Thank 788kparsons
Reviewed 6 days ago

The view is spectacular. the grounds immaculate, the visitors and staff rev erent. IT is a living monument in itself. Take the time to visit the museum and gict shop too. The trip is not complete without seeing the spectacular gun collection.

Thank JILL F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this park many times in the past 15 years and I love it. The small visitors center offers a few artefacts, a large painting and a short movie. Point Park itself has cannon to view and touch as well as many...More

Thank TBMutiny
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled upon the park. It is the least advertised park I have ever visited. If I had not had a national park app, we would not have found it.

Thank Fineteach
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pay the $5 per person admission, bypass the museum but enjoy the view, and take the moderately difficult 3.5 mile out-and-back hike out to Sunset Rock. Most of the hike is shaded in the summer, which is a nice break from the heat. The trail...More

Thank Jarmat1175
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Michelle E
3 July 2017|
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Response from tylojack | Reviewed this property |
No lodge, but there is a restaurant close by called " cafe on the corner" which has some really nice reviews Google it for more info😀
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tmail54
28 April 2017|
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Response from tylojack | Reviewed this property |
There are quite a few stairs going down to ochs museum but the rest of the park has sidewalks and beautiful views
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Sally G
5 April 2017|
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Response from AmyC201529 | Reviewed this property |
There is no one at the entrance to the park to collect money. There are self paying machines. There is a park ranger right across the street who I is working the visitors center though. It is not far Fromm Rock City at... More
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