Category - Outdoors

The 10 Best Waterfalls near Chattanooga

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 12:00 PM

Spring is on the way, and in many places that means one thing: rain. Lots of rain. In Chattanooga, where we receive an astonishing 53 inches of rain per year, this is especially true. From February through April, nearly-constant precipitation turns the trails into sloppy mush and makes many outdoor

A Day of Art and Culture in Chattanooga

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 8:00 AM

It doesn’t take long to understand why the New York Times named Chattanooga one of the "top 45 places to go" in the world. The appeal lies in Chattanooga’s small-town feel, local restaurants, outdoor beauty, and excellent arts and cultural scene. You can spend an action-packed day exploring for

For quality paddling in any shape or form, Chattanooga is inarguably a water lover’s dream come true. Within an hour of downtown, boaters can easily access world-class whitewater and scenic flatwater paddling destinations. At all times of the year you’ll find Chattanooga’s dedicated weekend warriors

The 8 Best Scenic Overlooks in Chattanooga

Monday, July 2, 2018 12:00 PM

What’s the most important aspect of a great scenic overlook? This one should be pretty obvious: height. And Chattanooga certainly has no shortage of that. Nestled in a valley amid stooped southeastern mountains, Chattanooga has plenty of places to get up high and check out the amazing scenery for