Monteagle is in the Cumberland Plateau region of southeastern Tennessee, and a short drive from Chattanooga. There's plenty to do in and around the area of Monteagle in the way of hikes and appreciating nature.
Top things to do in Monteagle include a trip to the 17-mile Fiery Gizzard Trail. This hiking trail will lead trekkers to waterfalls and natural springs, not to mention a few great scenic overlooks. In the Grundy Forest Natural Area adventurers can see some incredible waterfalls, cascades, deep pools, and enjoy the peaceful scenery. Monteagle itself is a small town with a few interesting little shops and attractions like the Amish Hippie antique store, a pottery store, and Monteagle Winery. The winery will reward trekkers after a long hike with wine tastings including blackberry, strawberry, and cranberry wines.
Come during Spring, late summer, or early fall for the best of nature.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Monteagle. The hottest month in Monteagle is June, when temperatures peak at 97 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 11 ˚F. The wettest month in Monteagle is March with 0.58 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0 inches of rain.