Category - Outdoors

The 8 Best Scenic Overlooks in Chattanooga

Friday, August 30, 2019 9:00 AM

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

5 Cool Summer Camping Spots Near Chattanooga

Friday, June 28, 2019 2:00 PM

The dog days of summer are here, and unless your idea of camping involves sitting inside a land yacht with the AC running, picking the right destination is critical. Although I once survived a 100 degree afternoon in a campsite by sitting in front of no less than six box fans running at full tilt,

With abounding rivers, lakes, and swimming holes, water is at the heart of Chattanooga—and visitors will find plenty of ways to enjoy it all. Whether you prefer to experience water from a boat, a board, or through a pair of goggles, Chattanooga has the perfect place for you to get your feet wet.

A Guide to Chattanooga's Riverwalk

Thursday, May 2, 2019 8:00 AM

For a day filled with food, fresh air, and family fun, few places can offer more than Chattanooga’s beautiful and diverse Riverwalk. Stretching about 13 miles along the southern banks of the Tennessee River, the paved path lets you immerse yourself in nature, culture, and cuisine all in one

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