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Culture Heritage Arts Spotlight: Moccasin Bend National Archeological District
Who: Anyone who loves history or loves to get outdoors!
What: This edition of the CHA Spotlight is the Moccasin Bend National Archeological District, which is part of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. Not only can you enjoy walking trails along the Tennessee River and 80 acres of land, but you can also explore many parts of Chattanooga's history including the Civil War, historical locations of African-American Underground Railroad sites and the history of the Trail of Tears. Moccasin Bend is waiting for you!
Where: Located ten minutes away from downtown Chattanooga near the Tennessee River.
Why: This is a great location for the entire family to hike, picnic and explore history.
For more information: nps.gov/chch