SHELBY FARMS PARK is at the edge of Memphis, the second-largest urban park in the country boasts 4,500 acres of wide-open spaces, including expanded 80-acre Hyde Lake, miles of trails for cycling and running, a 100-acre dog park, and activities for every interest and age, from elaborate playgrounds to disc golf and horseback riding.
Photo courtesy of Shelby Farms Park.
TRAILS & GREENWAYS - With an expansion of bike trails connecting Memphis and its neighboring communities, avid cyclists can now ride from West Memphis, Arkansas across Big River Crossing all the way to Shelby Farms Park.
LOCAL GEAR & GUIDES - Not sure where to start? Local experts arenâ€™t hard to find. Get started with Outdoors, Inc., locally owned for more than 40 years with kayaks, bikes, gear, and more, offering a deep knowledge of all the routes and rivers the Mid-South has to offer. Visit local entrepreneur Clark Butcher at Victory Bicycle Studio in their newly expanded location on Broad Avenue for your introduction to the world of Memphis cycling. GREATER MEMPHIS RELOCATION GUIDE