Follow Their Footsteps

3300 Old Clarksville Hwy, Adams, TN 37043

9/26/2021, 10/2/2021

(931) 449-9175


"Tell our Friends we are on the journey West, arising from the acts of wicked men and our unfortunate fates..."

Elijah Hicks wrote these words as he and his fellow detachment of Cherokee people were encamped at Port Royal during Indian Removal.

Come and hear the story of Cherokee Removal on the Northern Route of the Trail of Tears and learn about Port Royal's place along the Trail of Tears with thisĀ 1-hour long program involving a low impact, 0.5-mile hike over the preserved portion of the National Historic Trails Trail of Tears at Port Royal State Historic Park.