Guided Tours

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Park rangers lead visitors on a special hike during the 150th Anniversary in September 2013.

NPS

Summer 2015
(May 23 through Mid-August)

Lookout Mountain Battlefield

The following is a series of programs and activities presented to enhance your experience at Lookout Mountain Battlefield. Please check the schedule below for times and locations.

A Soldier's Life-(30-45 mins.) Meet a Confederate or a Union soldier in Point Park to learn about the lives of soldiers engaged in the Battle of Lookout Mountain.
Program Times: Sat. 9:30 am, 10:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm & 3:30pm

Ranger-Guided Tours-(30 mins.) Walk through Point Park with a park ranger and learn about the desperate fighting that took place on the slopes of the mountain in 1863. This tour begins inside the Point Park entrance gate.
Program Times: Wed. –Sun. at 11 am &1 pm

Ranger-Guided Hike-(2 hrs.) Join a park ranger on a hike along the slopes of Lookout Mountain to learn about the struggles at that took place at these sites. Hike begins at the Point Park Entrance Gate (hike can be strenuous).
Program Time: Sun. 2 pm

Cravens House Tour-(30 mins.) Join a park ranger as you explore the area where some of the harshest fighting took place on Lookout Mountain. The program begins on the Cravens House porch.
House Open: Sat. &Sun. 1 pm –5 pm

Find Your Park and Establishment Talks-(15 mins.) Join a park ranger to learn about the NPS 2015 Find Your Park initiative and about the establishment of the national military park 125 years ago.
Program Times: Thurs. –Sun. 10:15 am (Find Your Park), 12:15 pm (Establishment), 3:15 pm (Find Your Park) & 4:15 pm (Establishment)

Chickamauga Battlefield

The following is a series of programs and activities presented to enhance your experience at Chickamauga Battlefield. Please check the schedule below for times and locations.

A Soldier's Life-(30-45 mins.) Meet a Confederate or a Union soldier at the visitor center to learn about the lives of soldiers engaged in the Battle of Chickamauga. This Program Times: Fri. 9:30 am, 10:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm &3:30pm

Ranger-Guided Hikes-(2 hrs.) Join a park ranger on a hike to the Union battleline (1mile round-trip) or to Snodgrass Hill(2 mile round-trip) to learn about the struggles at that took place at these sites. Hikes begin at the visitor center.
Program Time: Wed. –Sat. 10 am

Ranger-Guided Car Caravan Tours-(1hr. 45 min.) Follow a park ranger to different locations on the battlefield to learn about the occurrences here in 1863.
Program Times: Sun.-Tues. 10 am &2 pm; Wed.-Sat. 2 pm

Find Your Park, Artillery, &Establishment Talks -(15 mins.) Join a park ranger to learn about the NPS 2015 Find Your Park initiative, Civil War artillery at Chickamauga, and the establishment of the national military park 125 years ago.
Program Times: Mon. –Sat. 10:15 am (Find Your Park), 12:15 pm (Establishment), 3:15 pm (Artillery) & 4:15 pm (Establishment)

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**Please note that all programs are subject to change.**
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