Scenic Cycling Routes in Tennessee

0 Comments By 
tennessee cycling routes

Photo credit: Gemma Evans via Unsplash

Want to see Tennessee on two wheels? Grab your bicycle and head to the Chattanooga area this summer for some of the most scenic bicycling routes the state has to offer.

See more: Why You Should Plan a Visit to Big South Fork

Tellico Plains-Reliance Loop

Beginning in downtown Tellico Plains, this 46-mile ride provides a challenging combination of climbing and quick descents. The route winds through farmland and wooded areas before arriving at the Hiwassee River, the perfect spot to take a break.

Upper Sequatchie Valley Loop 2

Stretching between Pikeville and Dunlap, this trail boasts 35 miles of stunning rural scenery to enjoy while traveling through Bledsoe and Sequatchie counties. Cyclists can make a day of it and ride the entire route or take one of the many detours along the way to shorten or customize the ride.

Brayton Mountain Loop

Explore Rhea County on this 32-mile trail featuring quiet, county roads, beautiful rural landscapes and 2,300 feet of climbing for even more breathtaking views.

To learn more about these trails or find more rides in the area, visit

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Stay Connected

Made in Tennessee giveaways, exciting events, delicious recipes and more delivered straight to your inbox.