Shackleford Ridge State Park to Cumberland Trail is a 14.5 mile out and back trail located near Chattanooga, TN that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as difficult offers a number of activity options. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
The trail goes out to Indian Rockhouse and back. Begin at Shackleford Ridge State Park near Signal Mountain High School and make your way to Mushroom Rock. From Mushroom Rock pick up the white blazes of the Cumberland trail as the trail descends into Suck Creek Gorge. The trail crosses North and South Suck Creeks and Suck Creek Road before entering Prentice Cooper Wildlife Management Area. End at Indian Rockhouse and head back the direction you came from.