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LIving at the Heights

Drover Missionary Ridge on the way to the Chickamauga Battlefield. What a view of the mountian and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Rebecca S
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Kansas City, Missouri
An Enjoyable Drive with lots of History

Missionary Ridge runs the width of the Chattanooga city proper. Severel lovely homes along the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TennesseeTravel
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Tennessee
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Chattanooga, TN
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Drover Missionary Ridge on the way to the Chickamauga Battlefield. What a view of the mountian and the surrounding area. Enjoyed looking at the older homes with great sun rooms, portieres, and great landscape. We thought those who lived here was blessed to have the...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Missionary Ridge runs the width of the Chattanooga city proper. Severel lovely homes along the drive and historical Civil War parks.

Thank TennesseeTravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a neighborhood street with signage and monuments from Civil War. Unfortunately there is only a few pull outs or parking areas. There are some good views, though limited by lack of pull outs

Thank BandB42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chattanooga was a railroad center for nearly a century and a hub of Southeastern U.S. travel. Steam or vintage diesel locomotive. We witnessed two unique methods of turning a train around. Rode through the Missionary Ridge Tunnel. After the ride the conductor took us to...More

Thank sydette2016
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We rented a chalet on Missionary Ridge. As a history buff, it was amazing spending several days staying at one of the more pivotal points of the Civil War. Driving along the ridge tells you a story of victory and defeat the speeded up the...More

Thank 1BamaBacker
Reviewed 16 August 2017

All the other reviewers have done an excellent job reviewing this area. We covered it when I was homeschooling my daughter's and we were studying the War Between the States/Northern Aggression...Civil War. I have had friends that lived in the homes up on the ridge....More

1  Thank MaryL2010
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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The ridge is full of amazing civil war history about a battle that changed the direction for the Union army. The problem is NO parking (actually a couple of spots but the ridge is long). We should have looked into the trolley.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 May 2017

4th or 5th time in Chattanooga. First time driving through de Missionary Ridge. Very glad we did it. Maybe the fact that one of my sons knows a lot about the Civil War had a lot to do with it. Regardless, the winding road has...More

Thank Mercedes S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

If you enjoy learning the history of an area you should make sure to check out Missionary Ridge. Not only is there a wonderful view, but the site also includes historical markers, monuments and full size cannons.

Thank Gerie K
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The drive is about 2 miles through narrow country roads, there are some fabulous houses to be seen and plenty of red (confederate) and blue ( union) plaques explaining who's army and division in that location. The only problem is that there are only a...More

1  Thank David R
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