Lookout Mountain Parkway
Where: Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia
Length: 93 miles
Recommended drive time: One day
Scenery: Spanning from Gadsden, Alabama, to Chattanooga, Tennessee, the Lookout Mountain Parkway boasts "waterfalls, canyons, scenic brow vistas, unique towns and villages, state and national parks and preserves and many more natural wonders." And then there's the World's Longest Yard Sale that takes place each August along the Lookout Mountain Parkway and U.S. 127. It stretches all the way to Michigan. Yep, Michigan.
Pull over (for the night) at: Chanticleer Inn, Lookout Mountain, Georgia
Stretch your legs at: Rock City
Cultural diversion: The World's Longest Yard Sale
Required listening: Alabama, "Mountain Music"
Do you remember that town named … Dogtown?