Sharp's Ridge Trails

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
sely@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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TRAILS DETAILS
Explore the trails on Google Trekker Street View
Unpaved Trail Length:
5.4 miles
Used for: walking, running, bicycling, walking leashed dogs
Hours: dawn till dusk
Lights: none
Difficulty: difficult
Surface: natural path
Facilities: observation deck
Watershed: Second Creek
Connects to: Sharp's Ridge Park
RIDE THE BUS TO THESE TRAILS
KATRoute 22 - 10 minute walk
Broadway at Powers St.

City Council District: 5
Sharp's Ridge Trails

329 Sharp's Ridge Memorial Drive
Knoxville, TN 37917

North Knoxville

Directions: Take the Broadway exit off of I-40 and go north about two and a half miles; turn left on Ludlow; turn right on Sharp's Ridge Memorial Road; as you go up hill the park is on both sides of the road.




Sharp's Ridge trails were built and are currently maintained by the Appalachian Mountain Bike Club. Though the trails were built by mountain bikers, these paths are very appropriate for regular hiking. Sharp's Ridge has been noted as a premier bird viewing location.


GOOGLE TREKKER STREET VIEW

Sharp's Ridge Trails (images from Fall 2014)
Fire Break Trail (images from Fall 2017)
Lincoln Trail (images from Fall 2017)


  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge
  • Aerial view of Sharp's Ridge