Mentone sits atop Lookout Mountain in historic DeKalb County, Alabama. The area is rich in natural beauty: DeSoto Falls (inside DeSoto State Park), Little River Canyon (Little River Canyon National Preserve), Little River, endless hiking/biking opportunities and so much more. Natural recreation is available at the parks and several area businesses offer activities like kayaking, canoeing, and horseback riding. Golf is also available, and area cities like Fort Payne (10 mins), Trenton (30 mins), Chattanooga (45 mins) and Rome (40 mins) offer shopping and restaurants in addition to those found in Mentone.

We invite you to learn more about our area both before and during your visit. Visit these web sites to do just that, or contact us with your questions.

Museums / Informative / Educational / Historical

FortPayneDepotMuseum

www.fortpaynedepotmuseum.com

Housed in a 1800s train deport, this museum has

historical artifacts from the area and from around the

world.  Well worth the visit.  Located in FortPayne (20 mins)

Alabama Fan Club & Museum

www.thealabamaband.com

Home of the most successful country music act ever 

Located in south FortPayne (25 mins)

Hosiery Museum

FortPayne is the sock capital of the world, and this

museum downtown by Union Park shows you how it

all happened. Located in Fort Payne (20 mins)

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park

www.nps.gov/chch

Located in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia (1 hour)

 

 

AREA PUBLIC GOLF COURSES

 

Lil Mole Run Golf Course

18 holes

741 County Road 647

Mentone, AL35984