Best forest trails in Nashville, Tennessee

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Explore the most popular forest trails near Nashville with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of forest trails in Nashville, Tennessee
Top trails (21)
#1 - Day Loop Trail
Long Hunter State Park
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 1 h 45 m
This trail extends off the Volunteer Trail at Long Hunter State Park near Nashville, TN. From about the midway point on the Volunteer loop the trail leaves the loop to follow the shore of Percy Priest lake to two campsites. A nice hike with a destination for lunch or a close to home overnight.Show more
#2 - Harpeth Woods Trail
Edwin Warner Park
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 15 m
#3 - Radnor Lake: Ganier Ridge And South Cove Trail
Radnor Lake State Park
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 1 h 47 m
Note: Dogs and running are only allowed on the paved roads.Show more
#4 - Stones River Greenway of Nashville Trail
Hermitage Public Use Area
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 2 h 27 m
#5 - Bryant Grove Trail
Long Hunter State Park
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Length: 8.4 mi • Est. 3 h 32 m
Kayak rentals are available at the trailhead.Show more
#6 - Mossy Ridge Trail Via Cane Connector Trail
Percy Warner Park
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 5 m
#7 - Two Rivers Greenway Trail
Bicentennial Park
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Length: 15.2 mi • Est. 6 h 40 m
#8 - Edwin Warner Loop
Edwin Warner Park
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 11 m
Easy to moderate, nicely shaded trails from what we've seen. Awesome nature center with great activities for kids. Movies, musical events on select wkd nights. Show more
#9 - Richland Creek Greenway (McCabe Golf Course Loop)
Nashville, Tennessee
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 13 m
#10 - Rogers Walk Trail
Ellington Agricultural Center
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
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