greater cookeville, tennessee
+ the Upper Cumberland Region
Are you the outdoorsy type? It’s hard not to be when you are surrounded by gorgeous waterfalls and some pretty amazing state parks. Luckily, there are a ton of amazing hiking trails in the Upper Cumberland region.
Here are 11 Hiking Trails in the Greater Cookeville Area
390 Cummins Falls Ln, Cookeville, TN
Distance: 1.1 mile | Cookeville, Tennessee | Features: waterfall + dog-friendly (must be kept on leash) | Rating: moderate
*Note the trails are very narrow.
8400 Old Cane Creek Rd,
Baxter, TN 38544
Distance: 5.3 mile | Window Cliff Estates, Tennessee | Features: waterfall / creeks / 200′ high cliff tops | Rating: moderate – difficult | Requires multiple creek crossings
145 Virgil Murphy Circle, Cookeville, Tennessee
Cookeville, Tennessee | Features: waterfalls | Rating: easy
Martha’ Pretty Point
Virgin Falls State Natural Area
4.2-mile out-and-back trail near Sparta, Tennessee. This is a popular trail for backpacking, camping, and hiking. Dogs are welcome, but must be on a leash. This is a pit stop on the way to Virgin Falls and other waterfalls within the Virgin Falls State Natural Area.