• Cannons overlook the City of Chattanooga from atop Lookout Mountain

    Chickamauga & Chattanooga

    National Military Park GA,TN

Things To Do

Cannon on display at visitor center.

6-pounder cannon on display at Chickamauga Visitor Center.

National Park Service

Chickamauga Battlefield features a 7 mile self-guiding auto tour, monuments, historical tablets, hiking trails and horse trails. The Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center contains exhibits and the Fuller Gun Collection which contains over 300 examples of military long arms.

For groups or individuals wishing to hike certain distances and learn along the way, several designated hiking trails are available. Please click on the desired trail map below.

General Bragg Trail (5 Miles)

Confederate Line Trail (6 Miles)

Memorial Trail (9 Miles)

Historical Trail (11 Miles)

Cannon Trail (14 Miles)

Lookout Mountain Battlefield contains monuments, historical tablets, hiking trails, scenic vistas, and the historic Cravens House. The Lookout Mountain Battlefield Visitor Center also houses the "Battle Above the Clouds" painting by James Walker.

Moccasin Bend National Archeological District has a 3 mile loop trail designed for hiking. The trailhead for the Blue Blazes Trail and parking area are located off Moccasin Bend Road in Chattanooga. Also, the Brown's Ferry Federal Road trace is a 1.2 mile trail to the Tennessee River and back that follows the historic routes of the Cherokee in 1838 and of Union supplies in 1863. Parking for the trace is located off Pineville Road, north of the Hamm Road/Moccasin Bend Road intersection.

Did You Know?

Snodgrass Hill

From the legislation, Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park was established “for the purpose of preserving and suitably marking for historical and professional military study the fields of some of the most remarkable maneuvers and most brilliant fighting in the war of the rebellion”.