Best Places To See The Fall Colors

Looking for great ways to see dazzling fall colors? Chattanooga offers many options to see the brilliant changing colors by land, water, and air! Enjoy miles and miles of breathtaking vistas from Signal Point (the southern terminus of the Cumberland Trail), Raccoon Mountain, Sunset Rock, Lula Lake Land Trust, Prentice Cooper State Park, Point Park, Audubon Acres, Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center and many more.


  • Hang Gliding at Lookout Mountain Hang Gliding Park 
  • Skydiving with Chattanooga Skydiving Company 
  • Helicopter rides with Chattanooga Helicopter Tours and Rock Creek Aviation  
  • Ziplining at Ruby Falls’ High Point ZIP Adventure (pictured below)

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  • Stringer’s Ridge 
  • Enterprise South Nature Park 
  • Snooper’s Rock 
  • Walls of Jericho 
  • Tennessee Riverpark 
  • Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum train ride 
  • Lookout Mountain Incline Railway 
  • Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center 
  • Chattanooga Audubon Society 
  • Cloudland Canyon 
  • Ruby Falls Colorblind Viewer 
  • Prentice Cooper State Park 
  • Coolidge Park 
  • Renaissance Park 
  • Lula Lake 
  • Richie Hollow Trail (pictured below)

Richie Hollow Trail


  • Raccoon Mountain 
  • Chickamauga Chattanooga National Military Park – Point Park 
  • Rock City’s Swinging Bridge 
  • Foster Falls 
  • Harrison Bay State Park 
  • Kayaking through the Tennessee River Gorge 
  • Tennessee River cruise aboard the Southern Belle Riverboat or with River Gorge Excursions (pictured below)

Fall Southern Belle Riverboat

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