What to do in Chattanooga, Tennessee
Chattanooga Named Oustide Magazine's "Best Town Ever"
Autum in Chattanooga
Looking for some great ways to see the autumn colours in Tennessee? Chattanooga offers options by train boat and bicycle, or take to the roads for some cruising in a car or on a motorbike. You can also take in a variety of celebrations at Oktoberfest, Chattanooga's original, oldest and largest Oktoberfest celebration. Explore the countryside's brilliant changing colours, thrilling Halloween adventures and festivals including the 10-day RiverRocks, with nearly 100 events including a balloon glow, bluegrass festival, wine and food festivals, obstacle course races and more including ChattaBOOga.
- By Boat - Take a cruise into the Tennessee River Gorge where you will see nature's brilliant autumn colours. Try an Awesome Autumn Fall 2-hour cruise aboard the Tennessee Aquarium's River Gorge Explorer; a cruise aboard the Blue Moon, or a 3-hour Fall Leaf Lunch cruise aboard the Southern Belle Riverboat. See all of Chattanooga's boating options.
- By Bike - View the beautiful autumn foilage on a ride along the 13-mile paved Riverwalk along the Tennessee River and through the Bluff View Arts District or take to the hundreds of mountain trails on Lookout Mountain or Signal Mountain. Visitors can hire a bike from the brand new, first in the South, Chattanooga Bike Share System with 30 locations and 300 bikes throughout Downtown Chattanooga.
- By Train - Jump on board the Tennessee Valley Railroad's Halloween Eerie Express, a spooky but family friendly road trip ride featuring scary stroytelling, an eerie Fun House and Halloween treats.
- By Motorbike - The Bikers' Dozen is a series of scenic loops that let you experience life on the back roads with your motorcycle. You can pass through small towns with drive-in theatres or stop and soak your feet in a cold mountain river with the water rushing so loud around the boulders it's the only thing you can hear. The rides are about the special opportunity bikers have to enjoy it in a way no other travellers can!
Chattanooga was just named Outside magazine's Best Town EVER,decided by reader's votes. Visit Chattanooga to see why they received this prestigious title!