The hike is pretty short, but does get steep in some spots, so be prepared for that and take plenty of water. The view at the top is amazing and having lunch or a brief snack up there is perfect.
House Mountain provides a pretty, fun & exhilarating workout just a short drive from downtown Knoxville. Great place to take dogs.
Really enjoyed my springtime hike to the summit of House Mountain. Be aware that there are portions of the train that are quite steep, rocky, and wind along some fairly steep drop offs. Folks with any physical limitations or small children would be well advised to sit this one out. If you are in decent shape you will be rewarded... 更多
House Mountain is a rustic state park with few amenities. Had a nice picnic there: cold cuts and tater salad and beans. Did not see grilling facilities. Did not walk as I was injured, but many folks I talked to said the trails were nice. Parking is minimal. We had to park at overflow and walk up a steep hill... 更多
This climb is not a stroll. Steep ascents, narrow trail, rocks, loose dirt all contribute to a moderate challenge. I would expect it is not appropriate for young children. The rewarding view at the peak is very nice.
This is so easy and fast to get to, but it is a climb up a mountain not a stroll. The dirt slips and there are many rocks to navigate. I took my dog and there were many dogs there. I just found it stressful with the dog. She handled it fine, but it was narrow, so she had to... 更多
This is a nice hike with great views. It is not for those who just want an easy hike or stroll. This is a mountain! Which means changes in inclines and terrain and can be a bit of a challenge. But the views from the top are awesome and so worth it
It is a nice quite place to take a nice quite stroll or a hike. Some of our fighters also like to do some training there before a fight.