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Tunnel Trail

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-38' -12 m

Descent

474' 145 m

High

436' 133 m

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4%

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5%

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Follow along the limestone bluff to the pool at the mouth of tunnel that powered Montgomery Bell's Pattison Forge.

Ryan Spr

Overview

Features: Cave — Lake — River/Creek — Swimming — Views

Description

Just beyond the junction of the Harris Street Bridge Trail and the Bluff Overlook Trail, there is a small rock shelter where evidence has been found of habitation dating back nearly 8,000 years. The trails follows along the limestone bluff to the pool at the mouth of a hand-cut, 100-yard tunnel that is on National Register of Historic Places.

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Land Manager: Tennessee State Parks

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