Best Trail Running in Tennessee

This list represents the most popular trail running in Tennessee. Use this list to plan your next Tennessee trail running trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Abrams Falls Trail

    24 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Abrams Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 4.2 miles long and begins at 1,708 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  4.2 miles

    Abrams Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Blount County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is ...

  • #2 Alum Cave Trail

    21 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Alum Cave Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 4.9 miles long and begins at 3,851 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...
    •  4.9 miles

    Alum Cave Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 4.9 ...

  • #3 Laurel Falls Trail

    21 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Laurel Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 4.0 miles long and begins at 2,290 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  4.0 miles

    Laurel Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is ...

  • #4 Chimney Tops Trail

    12 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Chimney Tops Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is two miles long and begins at 3,439 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  2.0 miles

    Chimney Tops Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is ...

  • #5 Little River Trail

    12 Reviews

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

    Little River Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 6.2 miles long and begins at 2,170 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  6.2 miles

    Little River Trail is a hiking trail in Sevier County, Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is ...

  • #6 Appalachian Trail

    8 Reviews

    Cherokee National Forest, TN

    Appalachian Trail is a hiking and horse trail in North Carolina and Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Cherokee National Forest. It is 68.5 miles long and begins ...
    •  68.5 miles

    Appalachian Trail is a hiking and horse trail in North Carolina and Tennessee. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National ...

  • #7 Perimeter Trail

    7 Reviews

    Bowie Nature Park, TN

    Perimeter Trail is a hiking trail in Fairview, Tennessee. It is within Bowie Nature Park. It is 4.4 miles long and begins at 848 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.9 miles with a ...
    •  4.4 miles

    Perimeter Trail is a hiking trail in Fairview, Tennessee. It is within Bowie Nature Park. It is 4.4 miles long and begins ...

  • #8 Benton Falls

    7 Reviews

    Polk County, TN

    Benton Falls is a hiking and biking trail in Polk County, Tennessee. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 1,876 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.2 miles with a total elevation gain ...
    •  1.6 miles

    Benton Falls is a hiking and biking trail in Polk County, Tennessee. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 1,876 feet altitude. ...

  • #9 Greeter Falls Loop Trail

    5 Reviews

    South Cumberland Recreation Area, TN

    Greeter Falls Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 1,834 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  1.6 miles

    Greeter Falls Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It ...

  • #10 Bald River Trail - Nfs #88

    5 Reviews

    Monroe County, TN

    Bald River Trail - Nfs #88 is a hiking trail in Monroe County, Tennessee. It is 4.8 miles long and begins at 1,853 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.8 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  4.8 miles

    Bald River Trail - Nfs #88 is a hiking trail in Monroe County, Tennessee. It is 4.8 miles long and begins at 1,853 feet altitude. ...

  • #11 Stone Door Road

    5 Reviews

    South Cumberland Recreation Area, TN

    Stone Door Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 1,817 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  2.2 miles

    Stone Door Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation ...

  • #12 Fiery Gizzard Trail

    7 Reviews

    Tracy City, TN

    Fiery Gizzard Trail is a hiking trail in Tracy City, Tennessee. It is 11.3 miles long and begins at 1,807 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 23.0 miles with a total elevation gain of ...
    •  11.3 miles

    Fiery Gizzard Trail is a hiking trail in Tracy City, Tennessee. It is 11.3 miles long and begins at 1,807 feet altitude. ...

  • #13 Big Creek Rim Trail

    5 Reviews

    South Cumberland Recreation Area, TN

    Big Creek Rim Trail is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 2.9 miles long and begins at 1,832 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  2.9 miles

    Big Creek Rim Trail is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 2.9 ...

  • #14 Fall Creek Falls Overlook

    5 Reviews

    Fall Creek Falls, TN

    Fall Creek Falls Overlook is a hiking trail in Van Buren County, Tennessee. It is within Fall Creek Falls. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 1,683 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is ...
    •  0.2 miles

    Fall Creek Falls Overlook is a hiking trail in Van Buren County, Tennessee. It is within Fall Creek Falls. It is 0.2 miles ...

  • #15 Big Frog Trail

    4 Reviews

    Polk County, TN

    Big Frog Trail is a hiking trail in Polk County, Tennessee. It is 5.2 miles long and begins at 2,598 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 10.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,499 ...
    •  5.2 miles

    Big Frog Trail is a hiking trail in Polk County, Tennessee. It is 5.2 miles long and begins at 2,598 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • #16 Savage Day Loop

    4 Reviews

    South Cumberland Recreation Area, TN

    Savage Day Loop is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is three miles long and begins at 1,836 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...
    •  3.0 miles

    Savage Day Loop is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is three ...

  • #17 Laurel Falls Loop Trail

    4 Reviews

    South Cumberland Recreation Area, TN

    Laurel Falls Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 1,793 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  0.2 miles

    Laurel Falls Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It ...

  • #18 Connector Trail

    3 Reviews

    South Cumberland Recreation Area, TN

    Connector Trail is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 5.7 miles long and begins at 1,202 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...
    •  5.7 miles

    Connector Trail is a hiking trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 5.7 miles ...

  • #19 Cable

    4 Reviews

    Fall Creek Falls, TN

    Cable is a hiking trail in Van Buren County, Tennessee. It is within Fall Creek Falls. It is 425 feet long and begins at 1,551 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total ...
    •  0.1 miles

    Cable is a hiking trail in Van Buren County, Tennessee. It is within Fall Creek Falls. It is 425 feet long and begins at ...

  • #20 Collins Gulf Access

    5 Reviews

    South Cumberland Recreation Area, TN

    Collins Gulf Access is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation Area. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 1,821 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  1.2 miles

    Collins Gulf Access is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grundy County, Tennessee. It is within South Cumberland Recreation ...