Mountain Beautiful Trail Closure on Lookout Mountain
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is advising the Mountain Beautiful Trail will be closed effective January 2, 2013, and will remain closed until further notice. It is located on the east side of Lookout Mountain, above the Hardy Trail.
Fees & Reservations
No Entrance Fee
Cravens House on historic Lookout Mountain:
Point Park at Lookout Mountain Battlefield:
School groups may receive a fee waiver if you make reservations at least two weeks prior to your visit. A fee waiver application must be submitted along with a letter of request on institution letterhead requesting and explaining the reasons for the educational visit. Talks or guided tours must be reserved in advance and are subject to availability of staff. see Fee Waiver Request Application . . .
America The Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands Pass: *
SENIOR PASS . . . . . . $10
ACCESS PASS . . . . . . FREE
POINT PARK ANNUAL PASS . . $20
* Interagency pass available for purchase at the Visitor Center Information Desk.
Annual Pass - Cost $80
Senior Pass - Cost $10
Access Pass - Free
* The Senior Pass provides a 50 percent discount on some Expanded Amenity Fees charged for facilities and services such as camping, swimming, boat launching, and specialized interpretive services. In some cases where Expanded Amenity Fees are charged, only the pass holder will be given the 50 percent price reduction. The pass is non-transferable and generally does NOT cover or reduce special recreation permit fees or fees charged by concessionaires.
Did You Know?
James Garfield served as Major General William S. Rosecrans' Chief of Staff at Chickamauga. Four months after becoming President, Garfield was shot in the back by a disgruntled office seeker. Garfield died two months later on September 19, 1881, the anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga.