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Fort Dickerson Quarry

Accessible

Cycling

Fishing

Hiking

Paddling

Running

Shelter

Wildflowers

Trails

Picnic Area

Swimming

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 an earthen fort from the Civil War era. During summer months, the 350-foot deep quarry is a favorite cool-down spot for swimmers and paddlers. Only non-motorized boats are permitted.

 Connects: Fort Dickerson ParkKnoxville’s Urban Wilderness

ADDRESS

Main
3079 and 3096 Fort Dickerson Road
Knoxville, TN 37920

Quarry Access
530 Augusta Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37920

PHONE

Greenways and Trails

Natural Trail: 4 miles
Difficulty: moderate

AMENITIES

Trails, hiking, running, mountain biking, paddling, swimming, fishing, picnic areas, shelters

HOURS

Open Sunrise to Sunset

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