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Best trails in Kingsport

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Looking for a great trail near Kingsport, Tennessee? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, trail running trails, dogs leash 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Warriors' Path State Park or Natural Tunnel State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Buffalo Mountain Park or Laurel Run Park. Ready for some activity? There are 6 moderate trails in Kingsport ranging from 2.8 to 9 miles and from 1,391 to 2,398 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Kingsport
Top trails (9)
#1 - Bays Mountain Fire Tower Loop
Bays Mountain Park
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 26 m
#2 - Bays Mountain Trail Loop
Bays Mountain Park
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 2 h 47 m
#3 - Bays Mountain Reservoir Trail
Bays Mountain Park
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
#4 - Bays Mountain Fire Tower Trail
Bays Mountain Park
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 53 m
#5 - Chinquapin Trail and Lakeside Loop Trail
Bays Mountain Park
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 34 m
#6 - Kingsport Greenbelt
Kingsport, Tennessee
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Length: 9 mi • Est. 3 h 42 m
#7 - Sinking Waters Trail
Warriors' Path State Park
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 1 h 3 m
Note: Tennessee State Parks are open for day-use visitors and overnight guests. Park hours may vary from normal operations in response to COVID-19. Availability of inventory for online booking may be lower than normal as the park pursues social distancing. Certain parks or areas of parks may close if they reach capacity. Events may have limited capacity. See here for more info: https://tnstateparks.com/about/covid-19-closures Three loops comprise of this trail narrated by signs in the trail telling of the first settling family in the area. The boardwalk at the bottom of the trail circles a series of small sink hold where the water trickles into (perhaps more so in the rainy season). It has been reported that the gate to access this trail has been closed. Please check ahead of time with Warriors' Path State Park to see if this trial is accessible. Show more
#8 - Azalea Trail and Chestnut Trail Loop
Bays Mountain Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 32 m
#9 - Cliffside Trail
Bays Mountain Park
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 53 m