Portion of National Scenic Trail Near Tupelo Closed to Hikers
Part of the Natchez Trace National Scenic Trail (NOT the Parkway) near Tupelo, MS, has been closed until 2015 due to construction under Tupelo's Major Thoroughfare Construction Project. Parkway travelers may expect delays, but no detours are expected. More »
Natchez Trace Parkway Maps
Because the central feature of the Natchez Trace Parkway is a 444-mile, tri-state motor road, maps are an important tool to make your visit more enjoyable. Because the full map is nearly nearly four feet long, it is recommended that you print each of the four maps below, or just the sections that you need. Note that Map 1 is the southern most quarter of the Parkway, starting in Natchez, Mississippi. Map 4 is the northern most quarter in Tennessee.
Printing Note: Use the "shrink to fit page" command, or the equivalent for your printer when printing these maps.
Did You Know?
Meriwether Lewis, of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, was governor of the Upper Louisiana Territory when he died on the Natchez Trace in 1809, at Grinder's Stand in Tennessee. A monument was erected in his honor in 1848 and can be seen along the Natchez Trace Parkway today.