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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


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


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


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


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.

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!


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

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Lookout Mountain Alabama shared The Green Leaf Grill, Mentone's post.3 days ago

Have you tried the Green Leaf Grill in Mentone on Lookout Mountain in Alabama? If not, you are missing out!! #diningindekalb #freshfood #seafood #greenleafgrill #yummo #visitlookoutmountain

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Lookout Mountain Alabama5 days ago

Alabama the Beautiful!

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Lookout Mountain Alabama6 days ago

Farmers Markets are one of my favorite places to shop! Fresh produce, meats, eggs, flowers, honey, baked goods, fried pies, jelly and so much more! I thought I would share the list of our local FARMERS MARKETS IN DEKALB COUNTY!
~ DeKalb County Farmers...

DeKalb Tourism1 week ago
Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain Alabama1 week ago

Randy's Fandemonium at the Farm will be Sunday, June 17th. Gates open at 10am and show begins at 12pm. This event is for Fan Club members only. Randy will sign autographs and take pictures following his performance. #randyowen #fanappreciation

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Lookout Mountain Alabama1 week ago

Don't miss Third Saturday Sunset Cruise-In this week on June 16th!

DeKalb Tourism3 weeks ago

It is BEAUTIFUL here, so bring your BEAUTIFUL self here and enjoy it! 😊🌞#visitlookoutmountain #mentonebrowpark #mentonebrowview #sunsetiscoming

DeKalb Tourism3 weeks ago
DeKalb Tourism3 weeks ago

Memories of Mayberry’s Pie Baking contest was a hit!! 🥧 😋 #memoriesofmayberry #piebaking #piebakingcontest #coconutpie #firstplace

DeKalb Tourism4 weeks ago

Beautiful day to venture around @little_river_canyon_np! #lrc #littleriver #littlerivercanyon #littlerivernationalpreserve Photo by @katytubberville.

DeKalb Tourism1 month ago

Avice is handing out cake at the DeKalb Welcome Center today for National Tourism Day! #tourismday

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