Lookout Mountain Getaway
Perfect Mountain Escape
Looking for a mountain getaway near Chattanooga? Experience the iconic attractions atop Lookout Mountain while enjoying the amazing natural beauty and spectacular views, all just a short drive from the Scenic City.
Discover hidden beauty deep inside Lookout Mountain on the Cave Walk to Ruby Falls led by a Ruby Falls guide. Descend 260 feet by elevator into the mountain and explore the cavern trail to the tallest and deepest cave waterfall open to the public in the United States. Learn the story behind the accidental discovery of the cavern, see stunning rock formations, and experience the thundering waterfall! Upgrade your ticket to experience one-of-a-kind thrills at Ruby Falls High Point ZIP Adventure. Open seasonally from March through November. Take in breathtaking views as you soar through the treetops on 700 feet of rushing ziplines and conquer the 40-foot climbing tower with multiple routes of varying difficulty.
After your adventures through Ruby Falls, drive just a few miles up the mountain over to Rock City Gardens. Have lunch on our dining terraces at Café 7 (open seasonally) or at the Big Rock Grill. The Enchanted Trail awaits you as you can wind your way through gardens, rock formations and out to Lover’s Leap where you can See 7 States from the overlook. Next, travel over to the Incline Railway for America’s Most Amazing Mile! This historic cable car ride up the mountain is one of the world’s steepest passenger railways. Be sure to grab some Clumpies Ice Cream, located at the bottom station of the Incline Railway or seasonally at the pop-up shop at Battles for Chattanooga just a short walk from the top station.Book Now!