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Tweetsie Trail

Little Chicago Festival

FIND YOUR PACE IN

JOHNSON CITY

Buffalo Mountain

Johnson City offers numerous paces and activities to help create the vacation of a lifetime. Are you looking for a high-octane week of outdoor nonstop adventure? A relaxing weekend retreat to escape into nature and enjoy stunning views of the Appalachian mountains? Or maybe it’s happy medium that combines the best of both worlds? Well, we have just what you’re looking for. Experience adventures in the outdoors, or relish in some local art and culture, Johnson City is a great place to stay, find some unique dining, and have a memorable experience.

After all, enjoying the great outdoors doesn’t mean you have to rough it! One of the great benefits of our location is just how convenient the city is to some of the most popular, and breath-taking natural resources in the country. You can be on the Appalachian Trail in less than 30 minutes from downtown Johnson City! Another option is to stay closer to town, where you can still find great outdoor options as well. Be sure to take a stroll along the Tweetsie Trail, which runs from Johnson City to Elizabethton. The trail is a great way to experience the sites in Johnson City at your own pace. The Tweetsie is primarily a walking and biking trail, so you can decide your own pace and have a great time. Another biking option is the all-new Tannery

Knobs Park! Tannery Knobs is a great new mountain biking and running trail that has been designed in partnership with the IMBA (International Mountain Biking Association) to provide a challenging and enjoyable experience for riders of all ages and experience level. Other great outdoor options would also include; Winged Deer Park, Willow Springs Park, Buffalo Mountain Park, and Founders Park. Whatever you’re looking for, Johnson City will have a beautiful backdrop to take your breath away. For visitors looking for more something a little more civilized during their visit, there are a lot of options available in Johnson City as well. There are several local breweries in the area that give tours and tastings of their local libations.

This area has a long a proud history of making some great beers, and we’d love to share that heritage with you! Whether it’s Yee Haw Brewing, Johnson City Brewing Company, or JRH Brewing, you’ll have lots of options to find the perfect beers to take home as souvenirs. There are also a lot of shopping options available in Johnson City. The downtown area hosts many different independent boutique shops with lots of unique products to peruse. Great shops like Artisan’s Village, Backdoor Records, Campbell’s Morrell Music, Fleet Feet, and Boomtown have tons of great items and friendly service. Come Find Your Pace in Johnson City, we would love to meet you!

ALL ABOUT JOHNSON CITY: See VisitJohnsonCityTN.com for more information and the events calendar. northeasttennessee.org

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Find out more about Northeast Tennessee with trip ideas, where the locals go, and the best way to stay off the beaten path and on track to f...

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