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Greenways & Wetlands
GreenwayThe Murfreesboro Greenway System consists of the Stones River and Lytle Creek trails. The Stones River and Lytle Creek Greenways are available for you to enjoy nature hikes, walking, running, bicycling, or in-line skating along the five miles of riverside trails. Small watercraft access points are also available for paddlers to enjoy the Stones River. The Murfreesboro Greenway System connects historical sites, parks, neighborhoods, and businesses; it also serves as a conservation corridor to preserve precious natural and cultural resources.

There are 11 trailheads to provide access to the Murfreesboro Greenway System, and a printable map is available to download. Read the rules for greenway usage to stay informed.

The Greenway trailheads open at daylight and close 1/2 hour before sunset.
The Gateway Island and trail are open 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Closure Notice
A portion of the Greenway will be closed April 29, 2014 for pipe installation. The affected area is near the railroad crossing on West Main Street. MAP

Greenway Closure

2014 Greenway Special Events
Mark your calendar for these special events on the Greenway. 

Greenway Art Festival
Saturday, September 20
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Old Fort Park

Fall Harvest Hayride
Friday, November 14
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
General Bragg Trailhead

Runners' Night Out
Tuesday, December 30
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Gateway Island Trail & Reception Center

Family Fun

The Greenway Scavenger Hunt is a fun activity for the whole family. See if you can find everything on the list. 

Greenway Scavenger Hunt