History & Culture

Looking for a hearty helping of Tennessee heritage? There is no better way to experience Tennessee’s traditional historical sights than by taking it to the trail.

Travel the historic Avery Trace Trail and step back to the 1800s as you walk the same road settlers once used when traveling from Knoxville to Nashville. Explore the Cherokee Heritage Trail and discover unique wares by Cherokee artists and craftspeople, or visit the Sam Davis Trail and pay tribute to the “Boy Hero of the Confederacy.” Tennessee trails offer something for every age and interest. Choose the trail for you.


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Historic Avery Trace Historic Avery Trace Cherokee Heritage Trails Cherokee Heritage TrailsEtowah Sam Davis Trail Sam Davis TrailPulaski Cades Cove Cades CoveTownsend Trail of Tears National Historic Trail Trail of Tears National Historic Trail Southeast Tennessee Civil War Trail Southeast Tennessee Civil War TrailChattanooga Unicoi Turnpike Trail Unicoi Turnpike TrailEtowah Woodlands Trace Byway Woodlands Trace BywayDover
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