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Walkers, runners, hikers, bikers, strollers, and others looking for an outdoor excursion will find the perfect path on one of Knoxville’s scenic paved greenways or natural trails.


Many of Knoxville’s 85 miles of paved greenways follow natural features like rivers, ridges, and streams. Through parks, neighborhoods, and community centers, the greenway system provides recreational routes for runners, walkers, bikers, and adventurers of all kinds.


Bearden Village Greenway             

Cavet Station Greenway             

First Creek Greenway                   

Grigsby Chapel Greenway                

James White Greenway                

Jean Teague Greenway

Knox Blount Greenway

Liberty Street Greenway 

McFee Road Greenway

Middlebrook Greenway 

Morningside Greenway

Neyland Greenway

Parkside Greenway

Pellissippi Greenway

Paper Mill Bluff Greenway 

Second Creek Greenway

Sequoyah Greenway

Ten Mile Creek Greenway

Third Creek Greenway

Turkey Creek Greenway

Weisgarber Greenway

Will Skelton Greenway


Knoxville has an abundance of natural trails for any type or adventure. Twisting through the rugged terrain of wooded forests floor or meandering under the wide blue sky in an open field, natural habitats, historic settlements, and unique geologic features may be found on many trails in the area. Bluffs and mountain ridges offer inspiring views that change with the seasons. 

Concord Park

Forks of the River WMA

I.C. King Park 

Ijams Nature Center 

Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness 

Melton Hill Park  

Sharps Ridge Memorial Park 


For adventures outside the city, beautiful and varied trail systems await in state and national parks, forests, and wildlife areas. High ridges, deep gorges, and remote backcountry trails will challenge those with more experience, while scenic footpaths along lush vegetation provide colorful displays for more leisurely hikes.

Big South Fork NRRA 

Black Oak Ridge 

Frozen Head State Park 

Haw Ridge Park

Norris Dam State Park

Norris Watershed

North Boundary*

Panther Creek State Park