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Third Creek Greenway

3507 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN
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Ranked #13 of 40 Attractions in Knoxville
Type: Parks, Landmarks
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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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51 reviews 51 reviews
21 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This greenway is very safe and clean. I've never had a bad experience on it. I have even biked to work before on it.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Beautiful and peaceful paved trail with wooden and concrete bridges.. Perfect for a quiet walk or a bike ride up and down slight hills.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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9 reviews 9 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Great Trail. Shaded on hot days. Great beginner trail. I have been on the trail 3 times and each time I have encountered friendly helpful bikers

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Nice and quiet. Elevation changes are not too bad for Knoxville. Good parking available in Earthfare lot. Can go all the way to the UT Demonstration gardens along the creek.

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Knoxville, TN
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144 reviews 144 reviews
74 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We park at Earth Fare Bearden and take the greenway to Tyson park and back. The hills are soft and rolling, nothing too bad. Most of the trail is covered with shade which is great in the summer, but be cautious in the winter. Because there is so much shade, in the winter the trail tends to ice over in... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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195 reviews 195 reviews
54 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I enjoy parking at Earth Fare and riding downtown , or at least to Tyson Park and back. A few hills but pretty easy riding.

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Powell, TN
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66 reviews 66 reviews
5 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

I sought out greeways for a safe way to use my bike and stay away from vehicle traffic and was rewarded with this gem in the middle of the hustle and bustle of Kingtson Pike and Sutherland Avenue. This greenway can be accessed about 5 blocks west of River Sports (on Sutherland) and Pilkay Road on your left. There is... More 

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Johns Creek, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Parked at Ruth Chris Steak House and took Greenway to Neyland Stadium. A pretty good walk but pleasant. Runs along the river past the Vol Navy. If you park in the pay for parking area, the cost is $25.00 but you get a voucher for $25.00 off your dinner at Ruth Chris.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

love that a good portion of it is shaded. would not run there alone at dusk or later, but otherwise feel totally safe. good couple of hills that break up the monotony

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Tellico Plains, Tennessee
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116 reviews 116 reviews
17 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Just part of the nice network of greenways in Knoxville, which seem to be ever expanding. Enjoyable for a walk or bike, through the woods, neighborhoods, parks, along the creeks and river.

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