A Haunted History of Lookout Mountain and Fort Payne

Like many places of the gothic South, Lookout Mountain and DeKalb County are home to several ghost stories and strange sites that intrigue locals and visitors alike. While the spirits that haunt this area do not appear to hold sinister intentions, their stories add an air of mystery to the already secluded and tucked away areas on the mountain.

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Colorfest and Other Events Pay Tribute to Autumn Season

While the views and scenes on Lookout Mountain draw in visitors year-round, the changing leaves against the Autumn sky are truly a wonder to behold. The lower temperatures, cool breezes, and changing leaves make Mentone and the surrounding area the perfect location to see the much anticipated colors of Fall.

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Your holiday isn't complete without Fort Payne's Christmas in the Park & Christmas Parade. The event begins Friday Dec. 9 at 4:30 p.m. Visit with family and friends underneath the towering trees filled with lights. The parade starts at 6:30 p.m. — with a special...

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Visit The Shop at Little River Canyon and share the canyon experience with your family and friends! This gift shop, located inside the Little River Canyon Center on Highway 35 atop Lookout Mountain, offers a wide selection of apparel, games, fun and educational toys, mugs,...

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Lookout Mountain Alabama3 days ago

Antiques overload! You'll find over 40 booths of treasures for your home at this vintage and antiques marketplace. Painted furniture, primitives, gifts, and more! #visitlookoutmountain #dekalbtourism


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Lookout Mountain Alabama5 days ago

Andiamo Lodge is a "rustic luxe inn" in Mentone that combines lodging, culinary events, creative experiences, and an atmosphere that’s a feast for the senses. Let's go! #visitlookoutmountain #dekalbtourism

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Lookout Mountain Alabama1 week ago

Downtown Fort Payne lights up with the magic of Christmas. Visitors compare our historic downtown to a Hallmark movie scene. Come shop, dine, and stroll this season, and make your own holiday memories in this charming Southern town.

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The historic Fort Payne Depot Museum was erected in 1891 at the height of the town’s mining-driven boom. It served as a passenger train station until August 1970. The depot was converted into a museum in 1986, and includes exhibits with 19th century, Native American...

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