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Good short trail at Chimney picnic area

This is a fairly easy short loop trail that starts at the Chimney picnic area, about 5 miles from... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
mckayj93
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Nashville, Tennessee
Spectacular River View

This trail is a peaceful, quiet walk with lots a streams and tiny waterfalls. The roaring river is... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Amy F
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

We have visited the Chimneys Picnic area countless times over the years. I never took the time to do the hiking trail that starts in the parking lot here. It is a "short" trail in that it is only 3/4 of a a mile and...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a fairly easy short loop trail that starts at the Chimney picnic area, about 5 miles from Sugarlands Visitor Center. This is a great trail to start out with if you are unsure of your hiking ability, or want a short trail with...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This trail is a peaceful, quiet walk with lots a streams and tiny waterfalls. The roaring river is beautiful. Lots of parking and places to sit.

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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful 1 mile, mostly loop that you can hike in the Chimney Tops Picnic area. It is about 260 in elevation, so it is a short, moderate hike. The wildflowers are in full force right now (April). There are usually lots of...More

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Bridgett B
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Yes, it would be. A little steep in a few areas but kids would love it.
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