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Fire Break Trail

Intermediate
 3.0 (7)

Doubletrack with lots of up and down.


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Map Key

1.3

Miles

2.1

KM

Doubletrack

1,351' 412 m

High

1,266' 386 m

Low

101' 31 m

Up

187' 57 m

Down

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

11%

Max Grade (6°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Unknown

Description

Access the trailhead across from the first pull off on Sharp's Ridge Memorial Park Drive. The trail starts off flat to rolling, but soon turns into a series of short steep climbs. Winter provides good views of North Knoxville all the way to the Smoky Mountains to the south.

The Fire Break Trail was originally cut to control a fire on the ridge. Over the years it has been adopted by hikers and cyclists.

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Shared By:

Randy Conner

Trail Ratings

  3.0 from 7 votes

#20613

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  3.0 from 7 votes
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Trail Rankings

#412

in Tennessee

#20,613

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Photos

Knight Fall jump line.
Jan 18, 2016 near Knoxville, TN
Overlooking Knoxville from the west end of the park.
Nov 2, 2014 near Knoxville, TN

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Oct 20, 2019
Nathan Ivy
May 19, 2018
Sam Speed
Apr 12, 2018
Dave Snodgrass
Feb 23, 2018
Jody Fleming
Apr 25, 2017
Bill Spierdowis
rode all the way up Sharps ridge, first time here. fun to ride with a group, very nice guys. 1.3mi
Aug 13, 2016
Michael Sambo Bussell