Burgess Falls

Top 5 Waterfall Hikes Near Cookeville, TN

The Cumberland Plateau and Upper Cumberland Region is a beautiful part of the state of Tennessee. Cookeville is right in the heart of it all. Cookeville is the largest city you'll find between Nashville...

Virgin Falls State Natural Area

Virgin Falls is a wonderful hike in middle Tennessee and is rated strenuous. There are more difficult hikes out there, but if you are out of shape this may not be the one for...

Can you go Hiking in Running Shoes?

I think the short answer is, it depends. Many trails are easy and even paved in some areas. These are fine for hiking in tennis shoes. Other trails can be very bumpy, have many...
Hiking alone

How Many Miles can you Hike in a Day?

You may know how fast you walk or run, but want to know how that translates to hiking on rough terrain, up and down hills, and maybe carrying a extra weight on your back....

Beginner’s Hiking Gear Checklist

This may seem like an obvious list of hiking gear to pack to some of you but others could be new to hiking or may be visiting the area soon and plan to hike....

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