Only minutes from downtown Knoxville, the Knoxville's Urban Wilderness lets you experience a unique urban playground for hikers, mountain bikers and trail runners!

The South Loop Trail on the east end of the Urban Wilderness offers 42 miles of surface trails that connects 5 parks and natural areas along with private and public lands creating an unmatched outdoor venue! A 12 mile loop connects Ijams Nature Center, Forks of the River Wildlife Management Area, William Hastie Natural Area and Marie Myers Park with trailheads and parking along the route.

The main loop offers easy to moderate trails for all users and over 30 miles of secondary trails to accommodate users from beginner to advanced on dozens of trails of varying difficulty.

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