The Discover Tennessee Trails & Byways driving tours are your ticket to fun off the beaten path, recognized for their archaeological, cultural, historical, natural, recreational and scenic qualities. Several of our trail routes incorporate these byways, with many unspoiled, magnificent and seldom-seen portions of our state.
In the Memphis area, explore:
Great River Road National Scenic Byway & Trail
Cotton Junction Trail: Teapots to Sweet Spots
Walking Tall Trail: Rockabilly, Rails & Legendary Tales
In the Nashville and Middle Tennessee area, there are several trails to visit.
Tennessee River Trail
Old Tennessee: Settlers to Soldiers
Nashville\'s Trace: Backstage to Backroads
Screaming Eagle: Lady Legends to Heroes
Ring of Fire: Ghost Stories and Music Legends
Promised Land: Pilgrimage to President
The Jack Trail: Sippin\' to Saddles
In East Tennessee, take a scenic drive along one of these interesting trails.
Pie in the Sky: Moonpies to Mountain Highs
Tanasi: Rapids to Railroads
Top Secret: Proton Beams to Utopian Dreams
White Lightning: Thunder Road to Rebels
Rocky Top: Smoky Peaks to Crafts and Creeks
Sunnyside: Early Country Trail
Other options include several National Scenic Byways that travel through Tennessee:
Woodlands Trace National Scenic Byway
Natchez Trace Parkway
East Tennessee Crossing National Scenic Byway