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Fort Dickerson Trails

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HIGHLIGHTS:

Within Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness, this site features one of the best-preserved earthen forts from the Civil War era; an interactive walking trail around the fort highlights three authentic replica cannons; 4 miles of natural trail wind through the forest and skirt around the quarry connecting the quarry overlook, the pool below and the earthen fort; mountain bikers can connect to Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness via backroads

Trail Map

Connects: Fort Dickerson Quarry, Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness

Park Map

Park Information

Location & Contact

South

Main: 3079 and 3096 Fort Dickerson Road, Knoxville, TN 37920
Quarry Access: 530 Augusta Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37920

City of Knoxville Parks website

 3-1-1 or 865-215-4311

Features & Amenities

Trails, hiking, running, mountain biking, paddling, swimming, fishing, picnic areas, shelters

Park Size

90 acres

Trails

Natural Trail: 4 miles
Difficulty: moderate

Hours of Operation

Open Sunrise to Sunset

Resources

Trail Map

Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness 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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