Montgomery Bell State Park North Loop Trail

MODERATE 40 reviews

Montgomery Bell State Park North Loop Trail is a 6.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Burns, Tennessee that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
6.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
672 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dog friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

off road driving

trail running

walking

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

Park Office/Visitor Center: 615-797-9052 1020 Jackson Hill Road Burns, TN 37029

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3 months ago

Trails are easy, and park is well maintained.

hiking
3 months ago

Wonderful Sunday morning hike!

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hiking
5 months ago

I wanted a moderate walk that I could do in just a few hours and this was perfect for that (I did just the 6 mile loop)! Very well marked and maintained. A little elevation in some places but not much. No overlooks or waterfalls but several nice creek-side miles.

hiking
6 months ago

My dog and I really like this trail it's beautiful and we never see a soul (maybe because it winter). There is a meadow near the lake perfect for picnicking and a shelter part way through the walk. There are other trails and the map that you can pick up at the nature center is super helpful.

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7 months ago

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hiking
9 months ago

We had an absolute blast today- myself, my 17 and 14 yr old. We did the entire 10.5 with our small dog in one day and rocked it! We are not super fit but we are super stubborn and we refused to quit..... just enough hills to give us a good workout but not hard. Scenery was beautiful and the trail was well marked. I got confused for a sec and called the park office and they quickly got a park ranger to call me back and tell me what to do.... FYI, the super cool bridge that is falling apart, that's not part of the trail. We will definitely be back!

9 months ago

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Friday, July 15, 2016

This is a beautiful hike, lots of small water crossings, easy terrain and very secluded. There is a couple of places along with way that are not clearly marked and we ended up adding an additional mile to our trip but I'm not complaining, it was still beautiful.

Saturday, July 09, 2016

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Sunday, July 03, 2016