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Meads Quarry

Located within Ijams Nature Center’s 315-acre wildlife sanctuary in the heart of Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness; 25-acre, 80 foot deep quarry lake offers fishing, paddling and swimming; 10 miles of natural […]

Fort Dickerson Quarry

Within Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness; Fort Dickerson Park features 4 miles of natural trail wind through the forest and skirt around the quarry connecting the quarry overlook, the pool below, and […]

Will Skelton Greenway

Originating at Island Home Park, the lush greenway winds along the banks of the Tennessee River offering picturesque views;  continues snaking through the woods and enters the peaceful sanctuary of Ijams […]

Maryville-Alcoa Greenway

Nine miles of greenway connects Springbrook Park in Alcoa with the Bicentennial Greenbelt and Sandy Springs Park in Maryville; flows along picturesque Pistol Creek and winds through downtown Maryville’s Bicentennial […]

Howard Pinkston Greenway

Begins at French Memorial Park and passes by the Howard Pinkston Branch Library, on its northward route to Bonny Kate Elementary School Connects: French Memorial Park Howard Pinkston Branch Library Bonny […]

I.C. King Trails

8.25 miles of trails skirt along the shoreline of Knob Creek and loop the park, winding through heavily forested woods; the shoreline and main trails are fast and flowing and […]

High Ground Trails

Designed to preserve the Union’s 1863 Fort Higley as a Civil War landmark; a peaceful walking trail winds through hardwood forests, wildflowers and native flowering bushes and past the remnants […]

Fort Dickerson Trails

Within Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness, this site features one of the best-preserved earthen forts from the Civil War era; an interactive walking trail around the fort highlights three authentic replica cannons; […]

William Hastie Natural Area

6.3 miles of trail weave through heavily forested property and range from easy to moderate with a few technical sections, short hills, and switchbacks to navigate Connects: Marie Myers Park, Knoxville’s Urban […]

Vestal Gateway Park

0.7 mile paved greenway begins at the Park and follows the creek through Mary Vestal Park to end at the South Knoxville Community Center Connects: Mary Vestal Park

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