This list represents the most popular scenic drives in Tennessee. Use this list to plan your next Tennessee scenic drives trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.
#1 Great Smoky Mountains National Park
This park is close to major population centers, but its lush greenery and pleasantly rounded peaks create a soothing aura ...
#2 Overhill Skyway
Tellico Plains, TN
A winding, 44-mile paved route through the southern Appalachian Mountains, through the ancestral territories of the Cherokee ...
#3 Ocoee Scenic Byway
A 26-mile route past a lake and through the rock bluffs of the Ocoee River Gorge, with a side trip up Chilhowee Mountain. ...
#4 The Backbone Motorcycle Ride
Johnson City, TN
This ride derives its name from the unusual geological formation through which this adventure will take you. Following two-lane ...
#5 Mount Rogers Scenic Byway Motorcycle Ride
Mountain City, TN
The shadow of the highest peak in the state, this route rolls through southern Virginia on the Mt. Rogers Scenic Byway. While ...
#6 Greasy Creek Trail Motorcycle Ride
Don’t let the name of this ride fool you; there’s nothing “greasy” about it. The road will put you through your paces as ...
#7 Ocoee River Run Motorcycle Ride
This tour is a great introduction to beautiful eastern Tennessee. You’ll enjoy the gently sweeping turns along Lake Ocoee ...
#8 Mile High Motorcycle Ride
You’re going to brag to your friends about this one! On the Cherohala Skyway, you’ll enjoy spectacular scenic views from ...
This is a must-do hike for any trip to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, assuming you and your traveling companions are comfortable with a moderately difficult trail See More
This is a relatively small National Forest Service Campground (less than 50 sites) that is a great spot to get away from it all and rough it in the great outdoors See More
Looking for the perfect trout fishing spot? You may have found it! Holly Creek is among several targeted locations being stocked with trout by The Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division and the U.S See More