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Best trails in Prentice Cooper State Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Prentice Cooper State Forest, Tennessee? AllTrails has 20 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 14 moderate trails in Prentice Cooper State Forest ranging from 2.8 to 26.8 miles and from 685 to 2,024 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Snoopers Rock Trail
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 3 h 10 m
This trail follows the Cumberland Trail in Prentice Cooper Wildlife Management Area just outside of Chattanooga, TN. The trail is mostly shaded taking you along a route following the natural terrainShow more
#2 - Rainbow Lake to Bee Branch and Signal Point Trail
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 2 h 21 m
Rainbow Lake to Bee Branch and Signal Point Trail is a 4.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Signal Mountain, Tennessee that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a Show more
#3 - Rainbow Lake and Bee Branch Trail Loop
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 23 m
Rainbow Lake and Bee Branch Trail Loop is a 2.8 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Signal Mountain, Tennessee that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used foShow more
#4 - Cumberland Trail: Mullens Cove Loop Trail
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 9.6 mi • Est. 4 h 56 m
A great training run or day hike in Prentice Cooper Wildlife Management Area. This incredibly diverse trail lies within the 24,686 acre Prentice Cooper Wilderness Management Area. This entire loop isShow more
#5 - Shackleford Ridge State Park to Cumberland Trail
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 14.5 mi • Est. 7 h 50 m
This park re-opened for day-use visitation between 7am and sunset on April 24, 2020. The public will have access to most trails, boat ramps, marinas, golf courses and other outdoor recreation opportunShow more
#6 - Cumberland Trail: Signal Point to Suck Creek Road
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 15.2 mi • Est. 8 h 23 m
Cumberland Trail: Signal Point to Suck Creek Road is a 15.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Signal Mountain, Tennessee that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as dShow more
#7 - Prentice Cooper State Forest Loop
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 48 m
This park re-opened for day-use visitation between 7am and sunset on April 24, 2020. The public will have access to most trails, boat ramps, marinas, golf courses and other outdoor recreation opportunShow more
#8 - Blowing Wind Falls via Richie Hollow Trail
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 54 m
Blowing Wind Falls via Richie Hollow Trail is a 3.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Chattanooga, Tennessee that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is Show more
#9 - Cumberland Trail: Pot Point Loop
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 11.2 mi • Est. 5 h 27 m
A rarely used loop in Prentice Cooper Wildlife Management Area. Pot Point Loop is an add-on to the Cumberland Trail in Prentice Cooper Wildlife Management Area. Seldom used, the track presents a peacShow more
#10 - Indian Rockhouse Trail
Prentice Cooper State Forest
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 34 m
Indian Rockhouse Trail is a 1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Whiteside, Tennessee that features a cave and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikShow more
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