Directions Through Georgia and Alabama

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Below you'll find turn-by-turn directions through the Georgia and Alabama sections of the 127 Yard Sale.

Although the 127 Yard Sale follows Highway 127 for the majority of the sale's route many yardsalers don't realize Highway 127 ends in Chattanooga, TN. From that point the 127 Yard Sale route follows various roads, which comprise Lookout Mountain Parkway, through Georgia and Alabama. It can be a little confusing so we've put these directions together to help you navigate successfully. Feel free to print them out and keep them handy. In rural areas such as this your GPS likely won't be of much help.

From Gadsden, AL to Tennessee (Highway 127)

  1. Start at the intersection of Noccalula Rd. and Body St., the southern end of the 127 Yard Sale. Drive northeast for approximately 0.5 miles.
  2. Turn RIGHT onto Tabor Rd. Drive approxamately 19.1 miles.
  3. Tabor Rd will become Alabama 176. Follow 176 to the Dogtown community. Drive approximately 10 miles.
  4. Continue STRAIGHT through the 4-way stop. 176 now becomes DeKalb County 89. Stay on 89 through communities such as Five Points, Fort Payne, Fischer, and DeSoto State Park. Drive for appoximately 14.6 miles.
  5. Turn LEFT to stay on 89. Drive approximately 0.9 miles.
  6. Turn RIGHT to stay on 89. Drive approimately 5.6 miles.
  7. Turn LEFT to stay on 89. Drive approximately 0.1 miles to Mentone, Alabama.
  8. From Mentone turn RIGHT onto Alabama 117.
  9. Follow 117 into Georgia where it becomes Georgia 48. Drive approximately 7.6 miles.
  10. Turn LEFT onto Georgia 157. Drive approximately 23.2 miles.
  11. Turn LEFT onto 136. Drive approximately 2.4 miles.
  12. Turn RIGHT onto 189. 189 will turn into TN 148. Drive approximately 15.8 miles.
  13. Turn LEFT to continue on TN 148. Drive approximately 3.6 miles.
  14. Continue STRAIGHT onto 11/41/64 which becomes Broad St. Drive approximately 2.3 miles.
  15. MERGE onto US-27 N via the ramp to Downtown/Red Bank. Drive approximately 4.3 miles.
  16. EXIT onto Signal Mountain Rd/Highway 127.
  17. ARRIVE at the southern end of Highway 127 which continues all the way to Addison, MI

From Tennessee (Highway 127) to Gadsden, AL

  1. MERGE onto US-27 S via the ramp to Chattanooga. Drive approximately 4.1 miles.
  2. Take the EXIT toward Williams St.
  3. Keep LEFT at the fork, follow signs for S Broad St/Lookout Mountain and merge onto Williams St.
  4. Turn RIGHT onto W 25th St. Drive approximately 0.1 miles.
  5. Take the 2nd LEFT onto US-11 S/U.S. 41 N/US-64 W/Broad St. Drive approximately 2.1 miles.
  6. Turn LEFT onto TN-148 S/TN-148 Scenic S/TN-318 N. Drive approximately 3.6 miles.
  7. Turn RIGHT to continue on TN-148. TN-148 will become 189. Drive approximately 15.8 miles.
  8. Turn LEFT onto 136. Drive approximately 2.4 miles.
  9. Turn RIGHT onto Georgia 157. Drive approximately 23.2 miles.
  10. Follow Georgia 48 into Alabama where it becomes 117. Drive approximately 7.6 miles.
  11. From Mentone turn LEFT onto DeKalb County 89. Drive approximately 0.1 miles.
  12. Take the 1st RIGHT onto Co Rd 89/Desoto Parkway. Drive approximately 5.6 miles.
  13. Turn LEFT to stay on 89. Drive approximately 0.9 miles.
  14. Turn RIGHT to stay on 89. Continue through communities such as DeSoto State Park, Fischer, Fort Payne, and Five Points. Drive approximately 14.6 miles.
  15. Go STRAIGHT through the 4-way stop. 89 now becomes 176. Drive approximately 10 miles.
  16. 176 will become Tabor Rd. Drive approximately 19.1 miles.
  17. Turn LEFT onto Noccalula Rd. Drive approximately 0.5 miles.
  18. ARRIVE at the intersection of Noccalula Rd. and Body St., the southern end of the 127 Yard Sale.