The Kingsport Greenbelt is a linear park that connects residential neighborhoods, traditional parks, downtown commercial districts, schools, and activity centers. It features a pathway that meanders along gentle streams, wanders through marshlands, glides across open meadows, and passes historic buildings and houses that have been preserved and restored.

The Park features include:

  • A 9 mile paved or concrete trail with access points to neighborhoods, shopping centers, schools, and other parks.  Trail width varies from 6′-10′.
  • Water fountains/refill stations
  • Outdoor restrooms and/or portolets
  • Park Benches
  • Picnic shelters
  • Fishing piers
  • Boat ramps
  • A children’s playground
  • Mileage markers
  • An emergency call station
  • Lighting in designated areas
  • Blue bird boxes and birding areas For more information about birding visit the Kingsport Birding Trail website
  • Information signage
  • A piece of outdoor fitness equipment (bench press, elyptical)
  • Bicycle racks
  • A bicycle repair station
  • Bicycle air pump

Kingsport Greenbelt Use Rules

• Ride, walk, or skate to the Right (Allow others to pass on the Left)

• Be considerate of others. Ride, walk, or skate no more than two abreast. Stay off of private property. Abide by all noise ordinances.

• When bicycling or skating, warn those you are passing from behind. Yield to pedestrians. Maintain speed appropriate to conditions. Maintain control of equipment at all times.

• Children using the trail should be accompanied by an adult.

• Use pathways only during daylight hours.

• Leave vegetation undisturbed and protected.

• Keep pets on a short leash at all times.

• Report all vandalism.

• Deposit all trash in litter receptacles.

• Drugs, alcohol, hunting, shooting, open fires, horses, and motorized vehicles are prohibited. 

Pet FriendlyHiking/Walking Trails

Kingsport, TN

Hours:

Open dawn to dark, except when scheduled for events.

For more information contact 423-229-9457. For maps and details: www.kingsportgreenbelt.com

Reservations:

For shelter reservations contact 423-224-2489.  The Greenbelt is not available for general reservation.