General Info

Welcome to the General Info section, your comprehensive resource for all things related to the captivating Natchez Trace Parkway. Here, you’ll find essential information to enhance your understanding and experience of this historic and scenic route, whether you’re a seasoned traveler or a curious explorer.

Where Is The Natchez Trace Parkway?


Discover the geographical origins of the Natchez Trace Parkway, spanning three states: Mississippi, Alabama, and Tennessee. Uncover hidden gems and significant landmarks along its route, which has been a cultural lifeline for centuries.

Just How Much Traffic Will You Find On The Natchez Trace Parkway?


I'm often asked questions like, 'How much bike traffic is there on the Trace?' And when it comes to motorcycles, cars, trucks & RV's... 'How many people drive on the Natchez Trace Parkway anyway?'

10 Reasons The Natchez Trace Pkwy Should Be On Your Bucket List


I live near the Natchez Trace Pkwy. I've spent a lot of time hiking, biking, picnicking, motorcycling, jeeping, camping, and walking my dog there. It ROCKS!


Building The Natchez Trace Parkway: A Review


I'm always intrigued by pictures and historical facts, and I love the Natchez Trace Parkway, so I was thrilled to receive an advanced copy of this pictorial history book by the Natchez Trace Parkway Association. Who better to share photos and fun facts with the public about the Natchez Trace Parkway, right? Here's my review.

Not-So-Famous Quotes About The Natchez Trace Parkway


Following is a growing collection of interesting quotes which mention the Natchez Trace Parkway. It's a beautiful stretch of roadway that spans from Tupelo, Mississippi to Nashville, Tennessee. Perhaps you'll glean some more reasons why The Trace is a place that should not be missed.

Yes, There Are Ticks Here In Nashville!


If you're not from around here, then you might be wondering if ticks are a problem. Ticks are definitely something you should take into consideration when hiking around the Natchez Trace Parkway.

Best Books About The Natchez Trace Parkway


The best books available on the topic of the Natchez Trace Parkway -- including its history, recent pictures, biking tips, and recommendations for sightseeing travelers.

Natchez Trace Parkway Won A Readers Choice Award From Southern Living Magazine


The Natchez Trace Parkway won a 2nd place award for Best Scenic Highway in Southern Living magazine. There were 2 other Tennessee attractions that won awards in Southern Living's Readers Choice Awards. 'Best shopping' and 'best mountain destination' were both awarded to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.

Tips For Out Of Towners Planning A Trip To The Natchez Trace Parkway


Is this your first time driving on the Natchez Trace Parkway? You're in luck... There are plenty of fun sights to see along the Natchez Trace Parkway ANY time of year. Here are some ideas...


The Only Downside To Driving On The Natchez Trace Parkway…


Don't expect to be able to escape from the sun when you're driving in your car on the Natchez Trace Parkway... even when you're parked!

Natchez Trace… The Band


Here's what I know about the band called Natchez Trace. The odd part -- they don't mention why they've named their band Natchez Trace. Enjoy some of their tunes...

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