Ready to test out the curves of the Cumberland Plateau?
Carve the Cumberland on the Tennessee Twelve, a dozen diverse riding routes, filled with picturesque landscapes and switchbacks guaranteed to take your breath away. Experience less skylines and more tree-lines with rolling hills, natural wonders, and charming, authentic small town shops, restaurants and hospitality. #CarveTheCumberland
Cookeville is the perfect place to choose your path and start your journey. Situated at the crossroads of Interstate 40 and State Highway 111, we're the central hub of the 14-county Upper Cumberland, a region rich with tree-lined curves, rolling hills, natural wonders and charming, rural attractions. You can bunk for the night in one of our 18 hotels and grab some food at your choice among our 150-plus restaurants.
While you're here, don't miss our Historic Courthouse Square and WestSide districts, home to many unique shops, boutiques and antique stores. Plus, you'll find numerous museums and a variety of mom-and-pop eateries whose offerings range from gourmet to down-home and international fare. So leave the big road behind and cruise on over to Cookeville, where 12 righteous rides await you! And be sure to touch base ahead of time with attractions on your chosen routes to get their operating hours or to schedule tours.
All rides in this section utilize the Harley-Davidson Ride Planner.
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Plan Your Adventure
Our itineraries are created to help you make a plan for seeing all there is to see while on your ride. Not a fan of a schedule? No problem! Our guides can inspire your journey, and point out interesting stops along the way.