Why the Natchez Trace Parkway Has the Best Picnic Spots

Whether you enjoy a big blanket spread or relaxing at a wooden bench beneath the trees, the Natchez Trace Parkway offers some of the best picnic spots. In fact, the Tennesseean asked their readers and social media followers to name their favorite picnic places, and there’s no question the Natchez Trace made the list.

Popular Attractions along the Natchez Trace Parkway

Starting from Natchez, MS at the southern end and heading northbound for Nashville, TN, here are some of the most popular points of interest on the Natchez Trace Parkway.

4 Reasons to Cruise the Natchez Trace by Motorcycle

See why you should travel the historic Natchez Trace Parkway by motorcycle and plan your trip today!

Fishing along the Natchez Trace Parkway

For those interested in outdoor activities, particularly fishing, the scenic Natchez Trace Parkway is the ideal spot!

Why You Should Travel the Trace by RV

Exploring the historic Natchez Trace Parkway is a wonderful past-time no matter how you go about it, but a favorite way to travel for visitors to get out and about is in a recreational vehicle.

Scenic Overlooks on the Natchez Trace Parkway

From Natchez, Mississippi to Nashville, Tennessee, the Natchez Trace Parkway is a 444-mile drive through exceptional scenery. You wouldn’t get the full experience of the Parkway if you didn’t stop at one of the many scenic overlooks.

Experience the Natchez Trace Parkway Journey

The journey is greater than the destination: we’ve all heard it. But how often in our busy lives do we actual put that to the test? This summer, how about experiencing a 444-mile scenic path, stretching from Natchez, Mississippi to Nashville, Tennessee to do just that?

Tishomingo State Park Named One of The South’s Best State Parks

Located along the scenic Natchez Trace, Tishomingo State Park was recently featured in Southern Living Magazine as one of The South’s Best State Parks.Β 

Take a Hike along the Scenic Natchez Trace Parkway

Springtime is here and it’s prime time to get out and get to hiking all along the Natchez Trace Parkway. Folks who have visited the Trace LOVE the hiking trails along the route because they are easygoing, uncluttered, and offer natural, rare beauty.

Waterfalls along the Natchez Trace

There are a few beautiful waterfalls along the Natchez Trace Parkway: Jackson Falls, Fall Hollow and Owens Creek.