Historic High Country / Lookout Mountain

Rock City Gardens

1400 Patten Rd.
Lookout Mountain, GA 30750

706-820-2531 | 800-854-0675
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Located atop Lookout Mountain, six miles from downtown Chattanooga, Rock City is a true marvel of nature featuring massive ancient rock formations, gardens with more than 400 different native plant species, and panoramic views 1,700 feet above sea level. Rock City's Enchanted Trail includes a 100-foot waterfall and Swing-A-Long bridge. Also on-site are Starbucks, Big Rock Grill, Rock City Pavilion, Critter Classroom, Fairyland Caverns and Mother Goose Village. Special events occur year-round. Hours change by season. Click here to view year round hours. Visit www.seerockcity.com for special event updates.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Monday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adults $19.95

    Children $11.95

    Activities

    Nature Trails

    Discounts

    AAA

    Group Discount

    Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site

    Free Parking

    Gift Shop

    Lodging On Site

    Maps & Brochures Available

    Parking on Site

    Picnic Area

    Public Restrooms

    Restaurant on Site

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Handicapped Accessible (Limited)

    Open Year 'Round

    Pet-friendly

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available

    Group-friendly

    Motorcoach-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    24

    59

    75

    Payment Options

    American Express

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    Mastercard

    Visa

    Special Tags

    Eco-Friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Summer Music Weekends

    Summer Music Weekends

    05/25/2018 - 09/03/2018

    Enjoy some of the best toe-tapping old time blue grass and a mix of modern and folk country music combined with a Seven States View during Summer Music Weekends... featuring the music of Matt Downer - Old Time Traveler and daily performances by up and coming bluegrass, country and folk music. Spend a summer day at Rock City Gardens, enjoy a glass of fresh squeezed lemonade, plan to dine at Cafe 7 - serving southern cuisine with a modern twist - and check out the Rock City Raptors Birds of Pre... read more

  • Rocktoberfest

    Rocktoberfest

    10/06/2018 - 10/28/2018

    Get in touch with Rock City's German heritage during the 13th annual Rocktoberfest. Rock City Square will be transformed for a celebration of harvests and fall foliage. This premiere autumn festival includes live German music, polka lessons, German food, the Fall Fairy, Ik the Troll King and fun for the whole family. Also see the Birds of Prey in action! Join the fun at Rock City as we celebrate and honor our founder Frieda Utermoehlen Carter. Admission is $22.... read more

  • Enchanted Garden of Lights

    Enchanted Garden of Lights

    11/16/2018 - 12/31/2018

    Celebrate Rock City's 24th annual award winning holiday light extravaganza! Featured recently on ABC's show The Chew, this light extravaganza showcases more than 30 holiday scenes and nearly a million LED lights that transform the gardens' natural daytime splendor into a fantasyland of four realms of wonder: Yule Town, Arctic Kingdom, Magic Forest and North Pole Village. Enjoy gingerbread cookie decorating, hot cocoa and nightly entertainment. Group rates available. Dinner with Santa is also ... read more