#6 of 433 state parks in Tennessee

Best bird watching trails in Long Hunter State Park, Tennessee

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Explore the most popular bird watching trails in Long Hunter State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of bird watching trails in Long Hunter State Park, Tennessee
Park information
Acreage:
2,600 acres
Park hours
Monday
7:00 am - dusk
Tuesday
7:00 am - dusk
Wednesday
7:00 am - dusk
Thursday
7:00 am - dusk
Friday
7:00 am - dusk
Saturday
7:00 am - dusk
Sunday
7:00 am - dusk
Contact
615-885-2422
Top trails (6)
#1 - Couchville Lake Loop Trail
Long Hunter State Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 55 m
#2 - Bryant Grove Trail
Long Hunter State Park
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Length: 8.4 mi • Est. 3 h 32 m
Kayak rentals are available at the trailhead.Show more
#3 - Jones Mill Mountain Bike Trail
Long Hunter State Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
This is primarily a mountain biking trail but is open to hikers. Show more
#4 - Long Hunter Deer Trail
Long Hunter State Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 20 m
Deer Trail is located straight across from the Park Office / Nature Center. This is an easy trail. The trail navigates through tall grasses, timber, and cedars and passes by and offers a single access pathway to Percy Priest Lake. Wildlife abounds in this area with wild turkey, deer, rabbit, and squirrels being most common. Parking offers excellent access to the Trail Head and restrooms are available at the Park Office. Show more
#5 - Inland Trail
Long Hunter State Park
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 18 m
This trail is easy to moderate depending upon your personal physical condition. Plenty of timber types can be found here along with lots of wildlife. Deer, wild turkey, squirrels are most common. Ticks are heavy in warmer months so do plan for use of a repellent. Parking is good here here but be sure to secure items as unfortunately break-ins do also occur here.Show more
#6 - Couchville Cedar Glade Natural Area Loop
Long Hunter State Park
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Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 23 m