Pick your own flowers, strawberries, lavender, and more!

With the warmer weather rolling in, it’s time to soak in the beauty and fragrance of local flower fields—and take some of that beauty home with you! Check out our ultimate guide to flower picking this spring and summer! Whether you’re after sunflowers, tulips, lavender, strawberries, or even goats – we’ve got you covered! Below, we’ve listed 5 locations that are less than an hour’s drive from Chattanooga, making them perfect for an exciting day trip.

High Point Farms

High Point Farms, less than 30 minutes from Chattanooga, hosts a variety of events throughout the year. Their Pick-N-Sip Event is perfect for ladies' nights, date nights, or simply for a change of scenery. Guests can enjoy the delightful presence of baby goats during these gatherings. Additionally, the farm offers other exciting experiences such as floral workshops, farm tours, and Farm-to-Table dinner events.

For more details, visit their website.


Smith Perry Berries

Smith Perry Berries in Ooltewah is gearing up for strawberry season starting in April. They offer a variety of seasonal harvests throughout the year, including strawberries, cut flowers, and pumpkins. In the summer, visitors can also enjoy their sunflower fields.

For more information, check out their Facebook


Creekside Flower Farm


Creekside Flower Farm, located 30 minutes from Chattanooga, opens U-Pick sessions to the public, offering three ticket options. Children 8 and under can join for free with the purchase of a flower-picking ticket. The farm boasts a diverse selection of over 60 flower varieties, herbs, and other plants. And don't miss their annual Spring Plant Festival!

Visit their website for event details.


Lorenzen Flower Farm

Lorenzen Flower Farm, situated less than an hour away, offers an ideal spot for tulip and sunflower picking. This family-run farm employs sustainable farming methods, nurturing its blooms with utmost care. Although the tulip season at the farm concluded in late March, their sunflower field will be opening in the summer. They provide everything you need for flower picking, so just bring yourself and a container to cradle your freshly picked blossoms for the journey home.

Check their site for more updates.


Lookout Lavender

Lookout Lavender, situated 35 minutes from Chattanooga, will be opening their lavender farm in the summer time. They also hosts educational events, including Cooking with Lavender, Lavender 101 class, and much more.

For more information, visit their site.