Located in the southernmost extension of the Cumberland Plateau, the area surrounding Lookout Mountain is in one of the most biologically diverse eco-regions in the world.
The Pocket Wilderness
The Pocket at Pigeon Mountain in Walker County, Georgia is considered to be among the finest areas for wildflowers in Georgia. It is a part of the Crockford-Pigeon Mountain Wildlife Management Area, and is home to the Shirley Miller Wildflower Trail, which contains nearly a quarter of a mile of boardwalk running beside the myriad of wildflowers up along the creek to a wonderful waterfall.
The Wildflower Loop
The Wildflower Loop along Sitton's Gulch Trail is located inside of Cloudland Canyon State Park. Here you will discover rare and unusual botanicals, including the Dwarf Larkspur, Southern Red Trillium and other wildflowers. With at least 34 species of wildflower along the trail, this botanical trail is a treasure.