Hike the Bluff Overlook Trail

0.6 miles  - Out-and-Back Trail

Added by Bailey Robbins

Nashville has a lot to offer, but natural overlooks are hard to come by. If you're looking for a quiet place with a beautiful view, this 30-minute drive outside of the city is exactly what you need.

From the parking lot, walk up the same road the direction you entered. Just a little up the hill to the left, you will see the trailhead for the Bluff Overlook. It's only about a 0.25 mile hike, but the initial walk up the hill is steep. Once you reach the top, there are several points to sit and look out over the river as it flows through miles of Tennessee farmland and hills.

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Photography
Hiking
Easy Parking
River
Scenic
Wildlife

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🥇Top Contributor

2 months ago

Beautiful views just outside of Nashville.

When you look out over the river valley it is easy to forget you’re just a few miles from downtown Nashville.

Very short

Great short hike with beautiful views.

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almost 3 years ago

Super Fun!

Short little hike with great views! Watch for snakes though, as usual. 😬

Amazing!

I would definitely recommend this for fall time so you can see all the different colors of the trees. Very beautiful though and steep climb. I had my dog with me and I had to pick her up a few times to get her on the rocks but the view was definitely worth it.

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about 3 years ago

Sunrises!

One of my favorite easy go-to for a quick sunrise spot. So peaceful and easy to do. I also love to take friends to hangout for a sunset spot and then stop in town at the square at that awesome pizza joint. Solid hiking spot!

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