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Sharp’s Ridge Veterans Memorial Park

Birding Cycling Hiking Running Shelter Trails Picnic Area Playground Accessible

HIGHLIGHTS:

Just under 8 miles of trail: 4.7 miles of trail wind through the wooded hills offering great views of the city skyline and distant mountain peaks from the overlooks; 0.6 mile Gravity Jump Trail is a black diamond, expert-only trail for mountain bikers – no foot traffic or dogs are allowed; 2.3-mile adaptive, all-access nature trail winds through the forest and climbs to the top of Sharp’s Ridge; playground; bike skills area; trails drain extremely well in wet weather; 1.1 mile Lincoln Extension Trail, connects Oakwood Lincoln Park community with the north side of the ridge trails.

Adaptive Mountain Bike Trails:
North Ridge Loop Trail rated AMTB 1 with no obstacles, support rider not needed.
Independence Trail rated AMTB 2 with some obstacles, support rider recommended.

Trail Map

Park Map

Park Information

Location & Contact

North

329 Sharp’s Ridge Memorial Drive, Knoxville, TN 37917

Adaptive Trail, Playground and Bike Skills Area
3760 Tiberius Road, Knoxville, TN 37918

City of Knoxville Parks website

 3-1-1 or 865-215-4311

Features & Amenities

Hiking, Mountain Biking, Bike Skills Area, Playground, Picnic Area, Running, Shelter, Trails, Adaptive Trails, Accessibility, Wildlife Viewing, Birding

Park Size

115 acres

Trails

Natural Trail: 4.7-miles

Adaptive, All-Access Trail: 2.3 miles

Mountain Bike Downhill-only Trail: 0.6 mile

Difficulty: moderate to advanced

Trails drain well during wet weather conditions

Hours of Operation

Open Sunrise to Sunset

Resources

Trail Map

Bicycling

Bicycling

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Birding

Birding

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Disc Golf

Disc Golf

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Fishing

Fishing

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Hiking

Hiking

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Paddling

Paddling

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Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

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Running / Walking

Running / Walking

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Skateboarding

Skateboarding

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Wildflowers

Wildflowers

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