Eureka Trail

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Eureka Trail

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The Eureka Trail, a rail to trail conversion, located in McMinn County, Tennessee, is a 5.6 mile multipurpose trail connecting the town of Englewood and the, City of Athens. The Eureka Trail is a family friendly, ADA accessible trail surrounded by nature and conveniently located between Knoxville and Chattanooga. The Eureka Trail welcomes walkers, runners, joggers, bicyclists, and equestrians. The packed level, maintained, gravel surface is great for beginner and veteran cyclists because of the trail’s slight grade. 

Along the trail you will also find numbered tree markers which are part of the trails tree identification program. These markers pay homage to one of the trails most cherished assets, the beautiful trees.  Teachers, amateur arborists and nature lovers are invited to try their hand at tree identification by downloading the tree identification guide from the City of Athens website at

Looking for a conveniently located scenic place to walk, run, or ride, while spending quality time with family and friends? The Eureka Trail, Athens, Englewood and McMinn County Tennessee, Find US!  You’ll be glad you did.

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Biking, Athens
Biking, Athens
Fall into the Eureka Trail
Fall into the Eureka Trail, Athens/McMinn County
Art in Nature, Eureka Trail
Art in Nature on the Eureka Trail, Athens/McMinn County
Englewood Bridge on Eureka Trail
Bridge on Eureka Trail, Athens/McMinn County
Eureka Trail
Eureka Trail, Athens/McMinn County
Native Flowers
Native Flowers on Eureka Trail, Athens/McMinn County
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