Knoxville, TN

Hiking Trails: Ijams Nature Center / Mead’s Quarry

Near: downtown Knoxville, TN

Trails: Ijams and Mead’s Quarry both have a series of connected trails. Maps are available at the Ijams visitor’s center. Trailheads are fairly well-trafficked, but more secluded on some of the back trails.

Points of interest:

  • Ijams’ riverwalk has good views of the Tennessee River
  • Rock Bridge & keyhole at Mead’s Quarry

Photos: Mead’s Quarry, Ijams