Norris Watershed

The Norris Municipal Watershed is a 2300-acre area that is open to the public for multiple uses. It is bordered by Norris Dam State Park, TVA, and private property, and is located in Anderson County, adjacent to the City of Norris. There are currently about 30 miles of trails that are managed for various users. Foot traffic only trails are only open to human foot traffic (hiking and running); multiple use, non vehicular uses include hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, running, and small-game hunting (big game hunting by permit for two drawn hunts). Vehicular traffic is open on designated roads to vehicles that are licensed and registered for street use. No ATVs are allowed on any part of the area.

Trail maps are available.


Latitude: 36.224095 Longitude: -84.080466 Elevation: 1200 ft

Pet Friendly Notes

Pets are welcome in the watershed area

How to Get There

From I-75, take Exit 122 (Clinton/Norris). Go East on Hwy. 61. Take Hwy. 441 - Norris

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