• Alliance Member

The Tennessee River Gorge Trust is a nonprofit land trust that protects land in the Tennessee River Gorge, connects our community with this important place, and conducts research to inform our conservation decisions. Our mission is to preserve a healthy Tennessee River Gorge as a community treasure for generations.

Land Protected

Tennessee

Demographics

  • Year first joined

    1989

  • Adopted 2017 Standards & Practices

    Yes

  • Number of full-time staff

    5

  • Number of supporters

    700

  • Number of volunteers

    20

  • Number of board members

    11

Features
Trails

Land trusts with public trails for guided or individual hikes, walks, biking and more.

Public Access

Land trusts that welcome visitors for activities such as walking, hiking, biking, boating, fishing, birding and more.

Volunteer Opportunities

Land trusts with volunteer opportunities, such as trail maintenance, clean ups, administrative duties, giving tours and more.

Conservation Priorities
Forests

Land trusts that protect forested lands for habitat preservation, sequestering carbon, sustainable timber, conserving wilderness and more.

Wildlife Habitat

Land trusts that protect habitat for plants and animals, such as wildlife corridors, breeding grounds and habitats for endangered species.

Land Trust Alliance

The Land Trust Alliance powers our nearly 1,000 member land trusts to permanently protect and conserve the land we need and love, ensuring it will be there for today and tomorrow.