Category - Outdoors

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

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 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

Thursday, March 1, 2018 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

How to Do a Bike and Brew Tour of Chattanooga

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 8:00 AM

A visit to Chattanooga calls for a lot of exciting activities: spending sunny afternoons on local trails, convening with the famed aquarium’s many creatures, perusing the art museum’s unique collections, and wandering the lively streets of downtown. Recently, Chattanooga has added one more crucial

Pet-friendly adventure options in Chattanooga

Monday, April 3, 2017 1:00 PM

Take your dog on a trail run in Chattanooga!

True story: A woman from Chattanooga is walking to her hotel in downtown Atlanta and stops at an intersection to wait on a light. A runner comes up with a dog and asks if she could hold the leash while he ties his shoes. He finishes with the laces,