Fall Creek Falls

This ride takes you West into the Central Time Zone. Remember, you will lose an hour on your way home. On the way there you will ride the historic Sequatchie Valley. Enjoy a nice scenic ride to the Fall Creek Falls Overlook, with a stop for lunch at the Snackbar Grill located in the campground. Fall Creek Falls State Resort Park is a state park in Van Buren and Bledsoe counties, in the U.S. state of Tennessee. The over 26,000-acre (110 km2) park is centered on the upper Cane Creek Gorge, an area known for its unique geological formations and scenic waterfalls. The park’s namesake is the 256-foot (78 m) Fall Creek Falls, the highest free-fall waterfall east of the Mississippi River.

Segment #1

  1. Start at Smoky Mountain H-D
  2. Head toward W Lamar Alexander Pkwy. Go for 36 ft.
  3. Turn left onto W Lamar Alexander Pkwy (US-321). Go for 14.8 mi.
  4. Take ramp toward TN-444 W/Tellico Village. Go for 0.2 mi.
  5. Continue on Tellico Pkwy (TN-444 W). Go for 3.0 mi.
  6. Turn right onto Poplar Ridge Rd. Go for 0.9 mi.
  7. Turn left onto Poplar Springs Rd. Go for 3.0 mi.
  8. Turn right onto Davis Ferry Rd. Go for 0.6 mi.
  9. Continue on Vonore Rd. Go for 1.9 mi.
  10. Turn right onto Highway 72 S (TN-72). Go for 9.6 mi.
  11. Turn right onto Highway 72 N (TN-72). Go for 1.1 mi.
  12. Continue on Loudon Hwy (TN-72). Go for 7.6 mi.
  13. Optional stop Citgo Kingston
  14. Turn left onto Decatur Hwy (TN-58). Go for 1.5 mi.
  15. Turn right onto Grigsby Hollow Rd. Go for 0.5 mi.
  16. Continue toward Grigsby Hollow Rd. Go for 0.1 mi.
  17. Continue on Grigsby Hollow Rd. Go for 1.0 mi.
  18. Turn left onto River Rd (TN-304). Go for 7.5 mi.
  19. Continue on State Highway 304 (TN-304). Go for 8.2 mi.
  20. Turn right onto State Highway 68 W (TN-68/TN-304). Go for 7.2 mi.
  21. Turn right onto New Lake Rd (TN-302). Go for 3.4 mi.
  22. Optional stop Shell Spring City
  23. Continue on Piccadilly Ave. Go for 0.6 mi.
  24. Turn right onto Wassom Memorial Hwy (TN-68). Go for 20.0 mi.
  25. Keep left onto Homestead Access Rd (TN-68). Go for 0.1 mi.
  26. Continue on Highway 127 S (US-127). Go for 2.0 mi.
  27. Turn left onto Old TN-28. Go for 9.1 mi.
  28. Optional stop Old Mill Dam
  29. Turn left onto E Valley Rd. Go for 0.3 mi.
  30. Turn right onto E Valley Rd. Go for 2.3 mi.
  31. Continue on Upper East Valley Rd (TN-209). Go for 5.6 mi.
  32. Turn right onto Nine Mile Cross Rd E. Go for 1.4 mi.
  33. Turn left onto Old State Highway 28. Go for 0.9 mi.
  34. Turn right onto Big Spring Gap Rd. Go for 0.3 mi.
  35. Continue on Big Spring Gap Rd. Go for 5.1 mi.
  36. Turn sharp left onto Beaver Hill Rd (TN-522). Go for 6.0 mi.
  37. Turn right onto Sr 30 (TN-30). Go for 6.8 mi.
  38. Turn left onto Park Rd (TN-284 W). Go for 3.1 mi.
  39. Continue on Village Camp Rd. Go for 0.9 mi.
  40. Turn slightly right onto Lakeside Rd. Go for 1.6 mi.
  41. Optional stop Snackbar Grill
  42. Turn slightly right onto Scenic Loop Rd. Go for 1.7 mi.
  43. Arrive at Fall Creek Falls Overlook.

Segment #2

  1. Start at Fall Creek Falls Overlook
  2. Head toward Lakeside Rd on Scenic Loop Rd. Go for 1.7 mi.
  3. Turn slightly left onto Lakeside Rd. Go for 1.2 mi.
  4. Continue toward Lakeside Rd. Go for 253 ft.
  5. Turn slightly right onto Lakeside Rd. Go for 0.4 mi.
  6. Turn slightly left onto Lakeside Rd. Go for 236 ft.
  7. Turn slightly left onto Village Camp Rd. Go for 0.9 mi.
  8. Continue on Park Rd (TN-284). Go for 3.1 mi.
  9. Turn right onto Sr 30 (TN-30). Go for 6.4 mi.
  10. Turn right onto Griffith Rd. Go for 1.1 mi.
  11. Turn left onto Old Spencer Rd (TN-138). Go for 0.7 mi.
  12. Turn left onto Old Spencer Rd (TN-138). Go for 3.3 mi.
  13. Turn slightly left onto Old Spencer Rd (TN-138). Go for 0.4 mi.
  14. Continue on Cleveland Ave (TN-138). Go for 0.6 mi.
  15. Turn right onto US 127 Byp (US-127). Go for 1.1 mi.
  16. Turn left onto Sr 30 (TN-30). Go for 16.9 mi.
  17. Turn right onto Market St (TN-30/TN-378). Go for 0.2 mi.
  18. Turn left onto 3rd Ave (TN-30). Go for 11.8 mi.
  19. Turn left onto W Memorial Dr W. Go for 2.1 mi.
  20. Turn left onto Five Point Rd. Go for 0.7 mi.
  21. Turn left onto River Rd (TN-304). Go for 8.1 mi.
  22. Turn right onto State Highway 68 W (TN-68/TN-304). Go for 11.1 mi.
  23. Optional stop Exxon Decatur
  24. Turn left onto County Road 296. Go for 1.7 mi.
  25. Continue on Slab Town Rd. Go for 0.3 mi.
  26. Turn right onto Blue Springs Rd. Go for 1.0 mi.
  27. Turn slightly left onto Blue Springs Rd. Go for 1.3 mi.
  28. Turn right onto Oakland Rd (TN-322). Go for 5.6 mi.
  29. Continue on Highway 322 E (TN-322). Go for 3.1 mi.
  30. Continue on TN-322. Go for 0.1 mi.
  31. Continue on Sweetwater Vonore Rd (TN-322). Go for 6.0 mi.
  32. Turn right onto Sweetwater Vonore Rd (TN-322). Go for 1.3 mi.
  33. Turn left onto Sweetwater Vonore Rd (TN-322). Go for 1.8 mi.
  34. Turn right onto Highway 72 W (TN-72). Go for 2.2 mi.
  35. Turn left onto Highway 411 (US-411 N) toward TN-72 E. Go for 17.2 mi.
  36. Turn left onto William Blount Dr (TN-335). Go for 1.3 mi.
  37. Continue on William Blount Dr (TN-335). Go for 1.3 mi.
  38. Turn right onto Big Springs Rd. Go for 0.4 mi.
  39. Continue on S Old Glory Rd. Go for 0.6 mi.
  40. Turn right onto W Lamar Alexander Pkwy (US-321). Go for 0.7 mi.
  41. Arrive at Smoky Mountain HD. Your destination is on the right.