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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 two 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.

Spring is in the Air!

It’s time to get out and enjoy the season on Alabama’s Lookout Mountain!

Welcome to Lookout Mountain Alabama, where Mother Nature sets the stage for a spectacular spring season! Take a class, hike a trail, or visit a waterfall this springtime! Inside or out, your Appalachian adventure begins here.

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Take a look at what visitors are doing across DeKalb County Alabama right now!
Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaThursday, July 11th, 2024 at 9:00am
Looking for an unforgettable adventure? Visit Untamed Acres, an exclusive RV, Glamping, and Event Destination in Collinsville, AL! 🌟
⛺ Camping: Enjoy large private campsites, RV pull-through full hookup sites, glamping tents, and primitive sites. Perfect for any type of camper! 🚐⛺

🦁 Unique Location: Bordering Tigers For Tomorrow Exotic Animal Preserve, you can sit under the stars and listen to the lions, tigers, and wolves call in the night.

☕ Morning Perks: Wake up to fresh coffee brewing at the camp store, with the option to have it delivered right to your site. A perfect start to your day!

🌌 Evening Adventure: Take a stroll and you might even spot Big Foot! 🦶🌲
Untamed Acres offers numerous amenities and services to make your stay an adventure. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful retreat or a wild experience, Untamed Acres has it all! 🌿

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Untamed Acres Camp
Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaWednesday, July 10th, 2024 at 9:00am
Immerse yourself in the pristine beauty of Little River Falls, nestled within the stunning landscape of Little River Canyon National Preserve. This picturesque waterfall offers a tranquil escape and is a highlight for nature enthusiasts visiting Fort Payne.

Marvel at the cascading waters and lush surroundings, perfect for hiking, photography, and simply soaking in the serene atmosphere. Don’t forget your camera! Capture stunning photos of the falls and the scenic canyon views.

Plan your visit to Little River Falls and experience the wonders of nature in Fort Payne, Alabama!

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Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaTuesday, July 9th, 2024 at 10:38am
‼️✅Little River Falls is listed as one of 22 Most Epic Waterfalls in the United States‼️🌟
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Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaMonday, July 8th, 2024 at 9:00am
🍅 Experience The Farmer’s Market at Mentone!
Looking for fresh, local produce and unique handmade goods? Visit The Farmer’s Market at Mentone every Saturday from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the corner of AL Hwy 117 and CR 89, on the grounds of the Mentone Inn.
You’ll find a wide array of fresh fruits and vegetables, delicious homemade treats, and more. Support local farmers while enjoying the charming surroundings of Mentone. Bring your family and friends, and make a morning of it! There’s something for everyone at The Farmer’s Market at Mentone.

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Mentone Farmer's Market
Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaSaturday, July 6th, 2024 at 9:00am
🛍️✨ Discover Hammer’s Department Store in Downtown Fort Payne! ✨🛍️
Looking for a unique shopping experience? Visit Hammer’s Department Store in the heart of downtown Fort Payne! Explore a wide selection of clothing, shoes, home goods, and so much more. Whether you’re hunting for a stylish outfit, cozy home decor, or a special gift, Hammer’s has it all at unbeatable prices!

While you’re here, enjoy the charming atmosphere of Fort Payne’s historic downtown district with its quaint shops, delicious dining options, and friendly community vibe.

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Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaThursday, July 4th, 2024 at 9:00am
🎆 Happy 4th of July! 🎆
As we celebrate our nation’s independence, we want to thank all our wonderful followers for your support and love for our beautiful region. Enjoy the fireworks, cookouts, and time with family and friends!
Stay safe and have fun! Happy Independence Day!

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DeKalb Tourism Official Travel Guide 2024 - Visit Lookout Mountain

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