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Franklin to Cut Ribbon on New Cool Springs Mountain Bike Trail

Public invited to attend ceremony December 5, 12:30PM

Post Date:12/04/2019 4:30 PM

Mountain Bike Trail Grand Opening Flyer


Franklin—The City of Franklin Parks Department is excited to announce the grand opening of the first Mountain Bike Trail System in Franklin.  The trail is located in the Cool Springs Area with the main trail head located on the hillside of Southstar Drive.  The trail traverses the hillsides toward Columbia State Community College.  Construction began in March of 2019.  The City partnered with Mosby Cool Springs and Columbia State Community College for this project. The trail will eventually connect to Liberty Park.  For more details on this project, visit the City Web page at

  •  When: December 5, 12:30pm
  • Where: See attached map, Knoll Top Lane.
  • What: Franklin’s First Mountain Bike Trail

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