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Lookout Mountain, GA

Welcome to Lookout Mountain, GA

Nestled into lush natural beauty just south of the Tennessee border, Lookout Mountain, GA is a breathtaking escape just 15 minutes from Chattanooga. Traverse winding roads lined in towering trees, climb rugged mountain peaks for utterly awe-inspiring views that stretch for miles, or simply relax in the peace and privacy of a quiet country home. Lookout Mountain feels like a true retreat to simple times and carefree days—but it’s really just a few short miles from the conveniences and opportunities of big-city Chattanooga, TN. If you’re looking for exciting outdoor adventure, quiet small-town charms, and quiet country living, then Lookout Mountain might be just the spot you seek. Come explore this quaint Georgia town.

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Lookout Mountain at a Glance

Getting Around

Lookout Mountain, TN: 1.5 miles, 5 minutes
Downtown Chattanooga: 6.5 miles, 15 minutes
Knoxville, TN: 115 miles, about 2 hours
Major Roads: Route 58, Route 189


Population: 1,766
County: Walker
Zip codes: 30750
Median home value: $366,900

Spotlights of This Beautiful Mountain Community

Ruby Falls

Named one of the “10 Most Incredible Waterfalls on Earth”, Ruby Falls offers jaw-dropping views… both from its iconic tower and of its 145-foot underground waterfall. In fact, Ruby Falls is the tallest and deepest underground waterfall open to the public in the United States.

Incline Railway

Recently named “America’s Most Amazing Mile”, the Incline Railway has impressed visitors for well over a century. This trolley-style rail climbs at a breathtaking 72.7% grade—delivering awe-inspiring natural views and heart-pounding excitement.

Rock City

Rock City is part natural wonder and part meticulously manicured garden. Take a hike along the 4,100-foot walking trail surrounded by breathtaking geological formations to experience world-famous wonders like a 90-foot waterfall, the Swing-A-Long Bridge, Lover’s Leap, Fairyland Caverns, and more.

Local Area Attractions

What You'll LOVE in Lookout Mountain

Shopping & dining

In Lookout Mountain, you’ll discover a unique array of locally owned gift shops and tourist attractions, like the Gardens Gateway Gift Shop at Rock City. There are also a number of restaurants and eateries, like Big Rock Grill, Cafe 7, and Cliff Terrace. For larger convenience stores and more shopping and dining options, Chattanooga is just 15 minutes from home.

Outdoor recreation

One of the best parts of living in Lookout Mountain is how much there is to do outside, any time of year. Escape to the tranquility of nature untarnished at Lula Lake, or lace up your hiking books for an adventure on one of the town’s 30+ miles of paved and unpaved pathways. You can even practice your swing at a local golf course, like McLemore, which is located on a rugged plateau 2,000 feet above sea level.

Stellar public schools

Students of Lookout Mountain are served by Walker County Schools, a mid-sized and highly rated public school district in the Chattanooga area. The district educates over 8,600 students across its 15 schools. Lookout Mountain, GA students are currently zoned to Fairyland Elementary School, Chattanooga Valley Middle School, and Ridgeland High School.

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