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What are the best hiking spots in Chattanooga, TN?

Top Hiking Trails in the Chattanooga Area

There’s nothing quite so refreshing to both the body and soul as a good hike. Luckily for us, Chattanooga is loaded with great places to get out and appreciate nature. In fact, there’s such a wealth of options that it can be a challenge to choose.

In order to help with the ensuing decision-paralysis, we’ve compiled a few of our favorite hiking spots below. Read on, pick one out that strikes you right, and hit the road. Happy trails!


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Blue Blazes Trail

Where? 409 Moccasin Bend Road, Chattanooga, TN 37405

Guild-Hardy Trailhead, Lookout Mountain Trails

Where? 498 Ochs Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37409

Tennessee Riverpark

Where? 4301 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37402

Raccoon Mountain Chattanooga Overlook

Where? 3800 Raccoon Mountain Road, Chattanooga, TN 37419

Audubon Acres

Where? 900 N. Sanctuary Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421

Enterprise South Nature Park

Where? 190 Still Hollow Loop, Chattanooga, TN 37416