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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.
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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 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, June 20th, 2024 at 9:00am
Visit the stunning “Firmly Planted, Forward Moving” public art exhibit in Mentone! The towering white oak leaf sculpture, created by Deedee Morrison, resonates with the huge tree that has overlooked the property for generations. Located on the historic Moon Lake school campus in Mentone, this public art exhibit invites visitors to reflect on our connection to nature. The beautifully landscaped area includes custom-made benches and a large shade sail.

While there, visit the artisan shops and galleries inside Moon Lake Village, a must-visit destination for art lovers and cultural enthusiasts.

https://visitlookoutmountain.com/moonlakevillage/
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Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaWednesday, June 19th, 2024 at 9:00am
Waterfall Wednesday: DeSoto Falls!

Discover the breathtaking beauty of DeSoto Falls, a stunning 104-foot waterfall located on the West Fork of the Little River near Mentone. Nestled in DeSoto State Park, these falls have carved their own picturesque canyon, creating a mesmerizing sight for all visitors. 🏞️✨

Make sure to add this natural wonder to your must-see list when visiting DeSoto State Park!

https://visitlookoutmountain.com/desoto-state-park/
#visitlookoutmountain #dekalbtourism #desotofalls #desotostatepark #mentone #waterfallwednesday
Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaTuesday, June 18th, 2024 at 9:00am
🎨✨ Travel through time with DeKalb County's murals! 🌄🖌️Whether it's capturing the essence of historic downtowns or embracing the playful spirit of modern art, there's something for everyone to explore. 📸💫

#visitlookoutmountain #dekalbtourism #alabamamuraltrail #murals @petethecatofficial The Groovy Goat Little River Hardware Lookout Mountain Creamery and Desserts @lookoutmountaincreamery @fortpaynemainstreet @fortpaynemainstreet @market.onmain
Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaMonday, June 17th, 2024 at 3:03pm
‼️4 Alabama Small Towns for you to Explore this Summer‼️
https://www.al.com/life/2024/06/4-alabama-small-towns-for-you-to-explore-this-summer.html?
Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaMonday, June 17th, 2024 at 9:00am
Looking for the perfect swimming spot for the family? Visit the Blue Hole, a serene swimming hole on Little River, located just one-quarter mile east of Little River Falls on AL Hwy 35. Use the parking lot at Little River Falls and follow the trail.

With its calm, easy-flowing waters, Blue Hole is ideal for families with young children or new swimmers. Come make a splash at Blue Hole this summer!

https://visitlookoutmountain.com/little-river-canyon-national-preserve/
#visitlookoutmountain #dekalbtourism #littlerivercayonnationalpreserve #littlerivercanyon
Lookout Mountain Alabama
Lookout Mountain AlabamaSaturday, June 15th, 2024 at 9:00am
Escape to Highview RV Park, a charming family-operated retreat located on the brow of Lookout Mountain in Mentone.

Relax, watch the sunset, and take in the stunning scenery from the comfort of your RV. Highview RV Park offers a peaceful getaway with unparalleled vistas. Come experience the beauty of Lookout Mountain! 🏞️✨ Highview RV

https://visitlookoutmountain.com/highview-rv-park/
#visitlookoutmountain #dekalbtourism #lookoutmountain #mentonealabama #highviewrvpark
DeKalb Tourism Official Travel Guide 2024 - Visit Lookout Mountain

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