Type: Greenway, Urban Trail
Length: 4.50 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Bicycling (on pavement)
Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No
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Location: City of Knoxville, along north shore of Tennessee River, connects Westwood Park, Third Creek Park, World's Fair Park, and Morningside Park.
Latitude: 35.94338 Longitude: -83.93604
Third Creek Greenway begins in Bearden, on Forrest Park Blvd. It winds south along Third Creek and connects to the 3.0 mile Neyland Greenway at the mouth of Third Creek on the Tennessee River. To get to the southern entrance of the park, go west on Cumberland Avenue past University of Tennessee's campus; after going under the overpass the park entrance will be on the right. To get to the western entrance of the park, go west on Cumberland Avenue at the Neyland Drive and Concord Street intersect; turn right onto Concord Street; park entrance will be on your right.
A quiet, peaceful trail with mature trees, lots of birds, groves of bamboo, wetland area, Cherokee Indian village site, following Third Creek to its mouth at the TN river.
Width: 96 inches.
Primary Surface: Asphalt
Secondary Surface: Asphalt
Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1977
Supporting Webpages and DocumentsWebsite: Third Creek Greenway
For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.
City of Knoxville Recreation Department
P.O. Box 1631
Knoxville , TN 37909
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