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Lookout Mountain, Alabama

Where Your Appalachian Adventure Begins.

Lookout Mountain Alabama | DeKalb County, AL

Your Gateway to the Appalachians is

Lookout Mountain Alabama

A welcoming destination since 1836 DeKalb County offers visitors exciting adventures & breathtaking landscapes that are home to majestic mountains, master artisans, and rich cultural heritage.

Let your imagination be your guide while you explore and discover our beautiful county. Whether you’re seeking an adrenaline rush from outdoor excursions or a serene retreat from everyday life, you’ll find it all when visiting Alabama’s Mountain Town.

Looking for more direction? DeKalb Tourism is here to help you plan.

Visit Alabama’s Lookout Mountain Town

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Take the plunge and make a splash with fun-filled escapes – indoors or outside, you’ll be able to play to your heart’s content.

kayak Alabama’s Lookout Mountain Town

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Get into the wild and explore all things outdoors from camps to excursions – and so much more.

cabin rentals in Alabama’s Lookout Mountain Town

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From elegant mansions to secluded cabins, find the perfect accommodations for your weekend getaway.

Parks

From trail to stream, experience adventures big and small in our area parks.

DeKalb County boasts access to three state parks & one national preserve making up 36% of the state’s protected lands within a fifty mile radius. Staying close by in our beautiful area gives visitors a chance to tour the best of our conservational efforts – from lakes, caves, mountains, and waterfalls – all leading to endless exploration and discovery on Lookout Mountain.

Fall Foliage

Experience the beauty of the Fall Season in the Highlands of Alabama!

Welcome to Lookout Mountain Alabama, where Mother Nature has set the stage for a spectacular Autumn season! Autumn mountain breezes whisper through the trees in September, inviting you to sit a spell and enjoy the change in seasons. A hint of color usually begins to appear in late September or early October and lasts well into November.

Upcoming Events

Check out events that visitors and locals will be attending this month. Come join us and see what the county has to offer!

@DeKalbTourism

Take a look at what visitors are doing across DeKalb County Alabama right now!

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Lookout Mountain Alabama1 day ago

HOPE Puppet Ministries proudly announce the dates and times of the newest production “Incredible Grace” which is coming to Rainsville First Baptist this October. The shows are totally free, but you do need to reserve your FREE tickets at rainsvillefirst.com
It’s going to be...

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Lookout Mountain Alabama2 days ago

Kayaking anyone? There are many places in the Lookout Mountain area for kayaking. Come see. #kayaking #kayak #visitlookoutmountain #fallhasarrived

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DeKalb Tourism3 days ago

Beautiful day for a bus tour!! 🚌 #visitlookoutmountain #bustour #littlerivercanyon

Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain Alabama4 days ago

Come and enjoy the Fall season in beautiful Mentone, Alabama, at the annual Colorfest, featuring hand-made arts & crafts, live entertainment, great food, and much more.

Saturday, October 20 - 9 am - 5 pm CDT
Sunday, October 21 - 9...

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Lookout Mountain Alabama4 days ago

Fall has arrived and this weather is perfect for biking! Video by SoFly Productions.
#biking #mountainbiking #autumn #fall #perfectweather #visitlookoutmountain #sofly

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DeKalb Tourism6 days ago

Enjoying lunch at Woodys Family Grill on Lookout Mountain! #visitlookoutmountain #bustour #woodysfamilygrill #diningindekalb

DeKalb Tourism6 days ago

Glass blowing demonstration @orbixhotglass on Lookout Mountain! #visitlookoutmountain #orbixhotglass #glassblowing #bustour

DeKalb Tourism2 weeks ago

Enjoying the day on a bus tour with Holmestreet United Methodist Church! #visitlookoutmountain #alabamaband #salliehowardmemorialchapel

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Lookout Mountain Alabama shared a Page.2 weeks ago

The Zone: Fitness & Tanning presents the 2nd Annual Patsy Pull in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness on Saturday, October 6th. Come out and support the cause and have a little fun! #breastcancer #breastcancerawareness #patsypull

DeKalb Tourism2 weeks ago

This could be your view heading toward The Little River Canyon! #littlerivercanyon #dekalbcounty #dekalbtourism #visitlookoutmountain #visitnorthal #rockcitybarns

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Lookout Mountain Alabama3 weeks ago

True Adventure Sports (TAS) is hosting a Hike of Seven Waterfalls on Thursday, October 4th from 10am - 1pm. This hike includes hiking, swimming, Bouldering, sightseeing, survival, team-building, waterfalls, and just plain fun. For pricing and more details go to
http://www.trueadventuresports.com/hiking--backpacking.html

DeKalb Tourism4 weeks ago

CONGRATULATIONS to our Avice Pearson for receiving the 2018 Lasting Impression Award! 👏 #visitnorthal #amla #dekalbtourism

DeKalb Tourism Website Travel Guide 2018

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