Take in the View at Chilhowee Overlook

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Located near Chattanooga, Chilhowee Overlook boasts an unobstructed view of the famous Ocoee River and surrounding mountains. This overlook is the perfect destination for observing the beautiful Tennessee mountains without a strenuous hike!

Catch the sunset, bring friends and a picnic, or gaze at the stars from this classic Tennessee overlook!

To reach Chilhowee Overlook, follow U.S. Highway from Ocoee, Tennessee for 8 miles then turn left onto Oswald Road. Follow Oswald Road for 3.75 miles until you encounter the overlook on your right. The overlook is located parallel from a parking circle guarded by a stone wall.

The aforementioned stone wall is ideal for sitting and viewing the Ocoee River and surrounding mountains. This area is a popular local destination to relax with friends and enjoy nature. The overlook is well maintained and there is plenty of parking. 

Pack List

Optional:

  • Camera
  • Blanket
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Activities Chillin, Photography
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Features
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Groups
Handicap Accessible
Romantic
Scenic
Wildflowers

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