Tranquility RV & Campground is located atop of Lookout Mountain in Northeast Alabama near DeSoto State Park and the city of Mentone. Vacationers can relax in an atmosphere of quiet charm and magnificent outdoor majesty as each season comes with its own splendor and beauty.
There is an abundance of activities for visitors to take part in. You can tour the countryside with its majestic vistas, waterfalls and canyons. You can also hike the trails of the Little River Canyon or wander the wild azalea trails, swim in the pool and play tennis at DeSoto State Park. Climb or rappel the bluffs, hanglide, swim, fish, tube, horseback ride, golf, snow ski at Alabama’s only ski Resort (Cloudmont), kayak a world class river, visit Chickamauga National Battlefield, or just sit back and enjoy the clear, clean, fresh air. You can even shop at the many stores just a few minutes away.
Nearby to the campgrounds are:
- The Mentone Wedding Chapel
- DeSoto Falls
- True Adventure Sports
- The Wildflower Cafe
- One World Adventure Company
- DeSoto State Park
- Cloudmont Ski Resort and Golf Course
- Shady Grove Dude Ranch
- Little River Canyon National Preserve
- Weiss Lake
- Chickamauga National Battlefield
- DeKalb County historical markers (Fort Payne)
- Alabaman Fan Club and Museum (Fort Payne)
- Howard Finster’s Paradise Garden
The City of Mentone
Mentone (meaning “singing waters”) is in the heart of Cherokee and Confederate history. Developed as a resort and summer getaway around the turn of the century, Mentone is “one of the best kept secrets in the southeast” and boasts being the camping capital of the world with eleven summer camps. It is ideally situated on the west brow of the southern range of the Appalachians narrow strip of plateau known since the 1800s as Lookout Mountain. The tourist destination called Mentone overlooks the sweeping scenic valleys of DeKalb County.