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Ashland City Bicentennial Greenway Trail

EASY 57 reviews

Ashland City Bicentennial Greenway Trail is a 13.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Ashland City, Tennessee that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Distance: 13.3 miles Elevation Gain: 190 feet Route Type: Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly


nature trips

trail running


bird watching


partially paved



wild flowers


6 months ago

I only ran about 1.55 miles in and turned around for my 3.1 but really enjoyed the scenery. I will be coming back with my family to walk and enjoy!

trail running
7 months ago

Beautiful trail. I loved it and will be definitely be back again.

road biking
8 months ago

Peaceful, easy ride. There are some sandy, rocky areas if continue after the paved area ends. Not as ideal for road bikes, but totally doable.

Monday, May 28, 2018

Beautiful place for a walk/run/bike. Super family friendly. Well Paved.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Very easy, great for strollers or kids new to outdoor walks. I wouldn't call it a 'hike'. The scenery is subpar, the mosquitos were out in hoards. Not a lot of flora or fawna but was not overcrowded with people.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A little boring at times as you stare ahead at a mile of straight flat pavement but the views on the sides of the trail are very nice, really like looking up at the high cliffs. Once you run out of pavement and cross a street the trail continues onto a gravel trail that follows a lake in a nature preservation area. I saw some turkeys on this part. If you enjoyed the first half the second half is more of the same, with more views of the water than the first half but suffers from the same long straight boringish sections. All in all, the trail was well maintained and quite enjoyable. Traffic was light, I passed 2 or 3 people on my weekday walk. I'm not sure why but my walk was 14.8 miles which is a little longer than the 13.3 listed here

Monday, September 04, 2017

Nice flat and paved trail in the shade. A little over 3 miles from main trail head to the bridge. Not a difficult hike, but worth the trip.

Sunday, July 09, 2017

I thought the views and the scenery were great! very calm and relaxing. But riding straight and flat was kind of boring.

trail running
Monday, March 20, 2017

It's a great place to go running or walking cause it's flat the view it's pretty and refreshing, the only bad thing there was a lot of trash along the river, specially on the gravel side

trail running
Friday, March 17, 2017

Fun run. Be sure to continue the trail on to Eagle Pass Trail. We will definitely run this one again. This trail is great to do if it has been raining. All asphalt and gravel.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Flat, wide, paved, rails-to-trails out/back that is perfect for cyclists and families. Bluffs on one side and river inlet views on the other. A cool train bridge about 3.25 miles in. A simple, safe trail to run on or take the kids biking.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Love this trail. Level of difficulty is easy, but it's distance that's the key here. A little over 13 miles long trail. Endurance is the word. Challenge yourself to finish the whole trail. Very scenic. One of my favorite summer hike destinations.

Saturday, January 14, 2017

wonderful walk in the woods

Thursday, October 13, 2016

We love this trail. Super easy. We have done the entire 14 miles ( all the way to the dam and back) leave early if you plan to do the whole thing.... super creepy if you don't make it back before dark, no lights along the trail.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Not a bad walk. Mostly paved road. This trail does lead to more trails for a longer hike.

mountain biking
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

This is a great BIKE trail. I believe it is from the Rails to Trails program. It's approximately 4 miles of paved trail. You can ride another 3 miles of gravel trail, which ends at a campground (with a real bathroom). Flat ride; not much incline. Mostly shaded. Not too crowded.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

We stopped by the for a walk and weren't disappointed with the out and back trail. It is paved and mostly shaded with trees. The views aren't that interesting. One side is a hill with trees and sometimes you can see the river on the other side. There is a wood bridge that crosses a creek and you can walk down to look at the creek and a small dam. There is also a bathroom about 1/3 down the way from the entrance.

mountain biking
Wednesday, May 06, 2015

If you're looking for a flat, shaded trail, this is it. This is an asphalt trail which is approximately 8 miles out and back--nothing too exciting. Watch out for squirrels! This places has tons of squirrels, which means I won't be bringing my dog. There is a nice parking lot, but the lot is quite small.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Crowded but nice

mountain biking
Tuesday, February 10, 2015

I was thrilled with the scenery and how the path followed the water nearly the entire trail. I biked it all the way to the dam and camping area, which was about 8 miles one way. Easy ride since the path was either paved or gravel, with a very small part of it being off road. This was a pretty trail with lots of wildlife to see.

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

This there-and-back trail offers a little variety of scenery, but is mostly tree-lined and completely flat. There trail starts off bordering a marshland which disappears after the first mile or so. The first mile is also lined with signs identifying the different tree types, which makes for some interesting distractions. After that there are intermittent spots bordering farmland and nearby homes. The bridge crossing is impressive though and we saw some folks canoeing on the Cumberland the day we were out.

Sunday, September 04, 2011

Decent trail. Parallels the river and crosses a really cool old railroad bridge. Only downside is most of it is on pavement so the walking is a little more high impact.

road biking
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