Cycling in Memphis, TN
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RootsRated explores the best cycling and road biking in Memphis. From quick rides to all-day epics, let our experts help you find the perfect roads. Our destinations are chosen by outdoors experts who live and play in Memphis, so you’re sure to find the top adventures and maybe even a few local secrets!
The Wolf River Greenway Trail is a convenient and friendly cycling, running, and walking path that extends from Midtown to Shelby Farms Park, and will eventually encompass a 30-mile route through the city.
The Wolf River offers a wide variety of outdoor activities, thanks to the recreationists who have worked to protect it.
People visit from all over the globe to experience the culture, food, and history unique to Memphis—but there are plenty of opportunities to get in tune with nature, too.
Sitting along the banks of the mighty Mississippi River, Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park is well-loved by Tennesseans, especially those in nearby Memphis.
This five-mile urban run to Arkansas and back takes you past the juke joints and historical sites that helped shape the city of grit and grind.
More bayou than lake, the shallow waters of Reelfoot Lake—formed by a series of ferocious earthquakes in the early nineteenth century—echo with the whistling call of the bald and golden eagles who nest here, and are thick with migrating bird species.
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