This bicycle route (Threet to Hohenwald) is one day of several different Natchez Trace Parkway 442 Mile, South to North (Natchez to Nashville) Itinerary Routes.

Overview Map:

  • Lodging option(s) and Bicycle Route(s):
    to the Parkway for the night BEFORE biking this section
  • Parkway route in Red:
    bike north 45 miles on the Parkway from Threet, AL (milepost 341) to Hohenwald, TN (milepost 385.9)
  • Bicycle Route(s) and Lodging option(s):
    from the Parkway for the night AFTER biking this section
  • Below the Overview Map:
    click on Points of Interest categories (food, restrooms, etc.) to add them to the map
  • Click on any of the Points of Interest for more info.
  • Click on any of the Routes:
    Parkway in Red, lodging routes in other colors - to view a preview and detailed route

Below the Overview Map:

  • Information and Links:
    • Before Biking on the Parkway:
      in the morning in Threet, AL
    • Biking on the Parkway:
      during the day from milepost 341 to milepost 385.9
    • After Biking on the Parkway:
      in the afternoon/evening in Hohenwald, TN
  • Links to complete Natchez Trace Parkway 442 Mile, South to North Itinerary Routes that this one day route is part of

Ride Stats:

  • Miles on Parkway: 45.1
  • Elevation Gain:
    1,941 feet (avg. 43.0 feet/mile):
    Maximum Grade: 4.4%
  • Elevation Loss:
    1,652 feet (avg. 36.6 feet/mile):
    Minimum Grade: -4.7%

Click any of the above Points of Interest categories to display them on the map.

Click on green links for more information.

Before Biking on the Parkway
(in the morning near milepost 341)

Milepost 341 - Threet, AL west of the Parkway - Lodging (night before) options with Bicycle Route to Parkway and Camping:

Lodging:

Farmhouse Sanctuary B&B
Bed & Breakfast - 5 Guest Rooms/7 Beds/Sleeps 10 - Farm estate located just off the Parkway near the TN/AL state line and the Wichahpi Commemorative Stone Wall.
Route: Bike or Drive 1.4 miles to Parkway entrance (Lauderdale County Road 10 at milepost 341) - RidewithGPS Route

Campgrounds along/near the Parkway:

  • Colbert Ferry Bicycle-only Campground - The park service has a bicycle only, "primitive" campground at the Colbert Ferry site (milepost 327.3). Free tent camping only for cyclists biking the parkway.

Biking on the Parkway
(during the day from milepost 341 to milepost 385.9)

Along/Near the Parkway - Restrooms, Top 30 Favorite Sites and Exits with Services Nearby:

RidewithGPS route of the Parkway from milepost 341 to milepost 385.9 that includes the following points of interest and guidance:
ridewithgps.com/routes/43288274
You can download the route to your phone!

After Biking on the Parkway
(in the afternoon/evening near milepost 385.9)

Milepost 385.9 - Hohenwald, TN west of the Parkway - Lodging with Bicycle Route from Parkway, Camping, Food and Featured Points of Interest Options:

Lodging:

High Forest Farms I
Vacation Rental - 2 Homes/4 Beds/Sleeps 8 - Two vacation rental, whole home upscale properties on a 16-acre farm near the parkway.
Route: Bike or Drive 1.3 miles west from Parkway exit (Meriwether Lewis/TN Hwy 20 at milepost 385.9) - RidewithGPS Route
Food: Continental breakfast is provided (oatmeal, breakfast bars, coffee, teas and other snacks). The Cabin has a kitchenette and The Farmhouse has a fully equipped kitchen if you want to cook/warm up.
More Info:
Overview Description
Accommodations and Rates
Cyclist Amenities

High Forest Farms II
Vacation Rental - 2 Homes/15 Beds/Sleeps 24 - Two vacation rental, whole home upscale properties on a 120-acre farm near the parkway.
Route: Bike or Drive 2.9 miles east from Parkway exit (Meriwether Lewis/TN Hwy 20 at milepost 385.9) - RidewithGPS Route
Food: Continental breakfast is provided (oatmeal, breakfast bars, coffee, teas and other snacks). Both properties at High Forest Farms II have a fully equipped kitchen if you want to cook/warm up.
More Info:
Overview Description
Accommodations and Rates
Cyclist Amenities

Miss Scarlett's B&B
Bed & Breakfast - 3 Guest Rooms/3 Beds/Sleeps 6 - On 45 acres less than a mile off the Parkway at the Meriwether Lewis exit.
Route: Bike or Drive 0.8 miles west from Parkway exit (Meriwether Lewis/TN Hwy 20 at milepost 385.9) - RidewithGPS Route
Food: A full breakfast is served. For dinner, the innkeeper with prior notice can prepare dinner for cyclists or shuttle cyclists 7 miles to downtown Hohenwald where there are several restaurants - both dinner options would be an extra fee.
More Info:
Overview Description
Accommodations and Rates
Cyclist Amenities

Small Town Haven
Vacation Rental - 2 Homes/6 Beds/Sleeps 10 - Two whole-house vacation rentals between the Parkway and downtown Hohenwald.
Route: Bike or Drive 4.6 miles west from Parkway exit (Meriwether Lewis/TN Hwy 20 at milepost 385.9) - RidewithGPS Route
Food: Breakfast is not provided. Coffee, tea, sugar and creamer and snack bars are provided. You may bring food and cook in the fully equipped kitchen. Several restaurants in downtown Hohenwald are just over 2 miles away. Door Dash serves the area.
More Info:
Overview Description
Accommodations and Rates
Cyclist Amenities

High Forest Guesthouse
Vacation Rental - 2 Guest Rooms/4 Beds/Sleeps 8 - 1920s restored bungalow in downtown Hohenwald historic area. 2 suites - one suite with 3 bedrooms.
Route: Bike or Drive 6.9 miles west from Parkway exit (Meriwether Lewis/TN Hwy 20 at milepost 385.9) - RidewithGPS Route
Food: Continental breakfast is provided. For dinner, walk to restaurants. Voorhies Suite has a kitchenette and Augusta's Abode has a fully equipped kitchen if you want to cook.
More Info:
Overview Description
Accommodations and Rates
Cyclist Amenities

Meriwether's Retreat B&B
Bed & Breakfast - 2 Guest Rooms/3 Beds/Sleeps 5 - In historic downtown Hohenwald near restaurants and museums. Can shuttle cyclists from/to Parkway.
Route: Bike or Drive 6.9 miles west from Parkway exit (Meriwether Lewis/TN Hwy 20 at milepost 385.9) - RidewithGPS Route
Food: Cyclists will enjoy a full breakfast prepared by Baker Deb. For dinner, several restaurants within walking distance of the B&B.
More Info:
Overview Description
Accommodations and Rates
Cyclist Amenities

Note: Meriwether’s Retreat and High Forest Guesthouse are across the street from each other.

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