Detailed trail and hiking information for Meeman-Shelby Forest Horse Trail Back to TrailFinder

Distance

8.5 miles

Trail Type

Out & Back

Trail Difficulty

Moderate

Δ Elevation (FT)

USGS Quad Map(s):  Meeman Shelby Forest State Park Map

Download Map

Get Directions

Meeman-Shelby Forest Horse Trail

Tennessee

  • Beautiful fall foliage.

Activities & Features



Notes

Meeman-Shelby Forest Horse Trail is a moderate hike in Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park near Memphis, Tennessee. This trail is dog friendly, so long as your furry kids are on leash and equestrians are also permitted. The parks says "Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park is a 13,476-acre hardwood bottomland area bordering the mighty Mississippi River 13 miles north of Memphis featuring mature Bald Cypress and Tupelo swamp…. There are 10 state Champion Trees and two National Champion Trees as well as endangered and protected plants. Deer, turkey, otter, beaver, foxes and bobcats are plentiful throughout the forest. Over 200 species of songbirds, waterfowl, shorebirds and birds of prey, including the American Bald Eagle can be seen; the area is a favorite for bird-watchers." There is camping available in Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park.

Red Tape

Entrance Free, Camping Fees
Contact: Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park 910 Riddick Rd Millington, TN 38053

Sorry, the PDF couldn't be displayed :(

Get Directions to Meeman-Shelby Forest Horse Trail