Part of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Chickamauga Battlefield provides approximately 8 miles of equestrian trails that meander for several miles through woods, pasture lands and restored, Civil War era homesteads.
The well marked, non technical trail system is good for beginner trail riders and offers a unique views of the Civil War battlefield.
Horse trailers may park in a gravel lot on the western edge of the park on Dyer Rd. Before riding, please stop by the park’s Visitors Center for information and a trail map.
Road biking, off road biking, hiking, running, group camping
Family, leisure, ADA accessible
Distance from Outdoor Chattanooga
10.9 miles/20 minutes
Directions to Visitor’s Center
From downtown Chattanooga, take U.S. 27 south and take exit 180B to merge onto US-27 S./Rossville Blvd. for approx. 2.5 miles. Bear left in Rossville at GA-1 S/US-27 S/Chickamauga Ave. Continue for approx. 6 miles. U.S. 27 will become Lafayette Rd. and enter the national park. The Battlefield Visitors Center is on the right.
Yes, at the Visitors Center
Park open from dawn to dusk
Visitors Center open daily from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Closed December 25
3370 LaFayette Rd.
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742