Bikes & Blooms
April 29 & 30, 2017
Discover new routes on these family friendly bike rides through scenic neighborhoods and on local greenways. Both rides are approximately eight miles long and are geared to help you learn how to do your own road rides. Riders must wear helmets and have a basic understanding of on-road riding. Riders should wear comfortable clothing and bring any water or snacks you might need. No pre-registration is required.
Bikes & Blooms Scenic Rides
Saturday, April 29 at 2:00pm
NORTHbound Bikes & Blooms Scenic Bike Ride led by Jim Richards of the Knoxville Botanical Garden
Outdoor Knoxville Adventure Center
900 Volunteer Landing, 37915
You will pass vibrant displays of dogwood trees and gardens as you depart from the Outdoor Knoxville Adventure Center and head through 4th and Gill, Old North, and other historic neighborhoods in North Knoxville. After a stop for a drink at Three Rivers Market, you will return to downtown.
Sunday, April 30 at 2:00pm
SOUTHbound Bikes & Blooms Scenic Bike Ride led by Jim Richards of the Knoxville Botanical Garden
Suttree Landing Park
701 Langford Ave, 37920
Leaving from Suttree Landing Park, you will see the beauty of South Knoxville from the seat of your bicycle. Riders will enjoy views of the Tennessee River, the colorful gardens along Island Home Boulevard, and the forested greenway path to Ijams Nature Center before returning to the park.
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Bike route maps for five of the Dogwood Trails are available below!