Attractions on Lookout Mountain

See stunning gardens, discover a thundering underground waterfall, and ride one of the steepest passenger railways in the world!

Elevate your road trip to include must-see Chattanooga attractions on Lookout Mountain–The Incline Railway, Ruby Falls, and Rock City. The iconic attractions provide unforgettable experiences for everyone, showcasing Chattanooga’s most incredible natural wonders. 

Each attraction is separately ticketed. Drive time between each attraction is approximately 15 minutes.


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See all three! Below is an example itinerary

Ruby Falls

Adventure awaits at Ruby Falls! Descend 260 feet by glass-front elevator into Lookout Mountain and explore the cavern trail on a guided walk to the tallest and deepest underground waterfall open to the public in the United States. 

Allow approximately 2 – 2.5 hours for your visit to Ruby Falls.

         Buy Ruby Falls Tickets

1720 South Scenic Hwy
Chattanooga, TN 37409


Rock City Gardens

Take a stroll through Rock City Gardens. The enchanted trail showcases soaring rock formations, caves, and lush greens. Each season there’s a new reason to visit with several special events, enhancing the beauty and creating an atmosphere you can visit repeatedly!

Allow approximately 2 – 4 hours for your visit to Rock City.

        Buy Rock City Tickets

1400 Patten Road
Lookout Mountain, GA 30750


Incline Railway

Experience the thrill of riding “America’s Most Amazing Mile” at the Incline Railway – one of the world’s steepest passenger railways. Climb historic Lookout Mountain and enjoy the mile high view from the Lookout Mountain station observation deck.

Allow approximately 1 hour for your visit to the Incline Railway.

    Buy Incline Railway Tickets

3917 St. Elmo Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37409