Forest Road Trail is a 1.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Roan Mountain, Tennessee that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used for hiking and trail running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
1.8 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
295 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

trail running

forest

wildlife

Located on TN Hwy 143 at the base of the majestic 6,285 Roan Mountain, Roan Mountain State Park encompasses more than 2,000 acres dominated by rich hardwood forest along rugged ridges. The cool, clear Doe River winds its way through the center of the park and supports a healthy population of trout. Wildflowers and wildlife inhabit the hollows and ridges of the Roan foothills in abundance. For more information visit: For more information visit: https://tnstateparks.com/parks/roan-mountain