• Cannons overlook the City of Chattanooga from atop Lookout Mountain

    Chickamauga & Chattanooga

    National Military Park GA,TN

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  • Bluff Trail Closed on Lookout Mountain Battlefield

    Bluff Trail will be closed effective February 10, 2014, and will remain closed until further notice. The section of trail that is closed is south of the Cravens House trail and north of Sunset Rock.

  • Closures - Wilder Brigade Monument and Hwy 27 By-Pass Picnic Area

    The interior of the Wilder Brigade Monument (Tour Stop #6) at Chickamauga Battlefield and the US Highway 27 Picnic Area will be closed from December 1, 2013, to March 15, 2014.

Park Newsletter

Civil War News

Reading the War News in Broadway, New York

The Lewis H. Beck Center for Electronic Collections, Emory University

Electronic copies of the park's newsletter can be found below. Please click on the desired volume and issue to download "The Battlefield Dispatch."

Volume 1, Issue 1

Volume 1, Issue 2

Volume 1, Issue 3

Volume 1, Issue 4

Volume 2, Issue 1

Volume 2, Issue 2

Volume 2, Issue 3

Volume 2, Issue 4

Volume 3, Issue 1

Volume 3, Issue 2

Volume 3, Issue 3 (Insert)

Volume 3, Issue 4

Volume 4, Issue 1 (Insert)

Did You Know?

Lookout Mountain gate

Each year many officers and leaders of the United States Army and our allies visit Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park to study leadership and tactics employed during the Civil War battles fought here in 1863. These visits are called Staff Rides.