Join the RootsRated Tennessee Trail Crew, a statewide collective of writers, photographers, and explorers. Get started and become a member today by submitting a destination review of an outdoor destination in Tennessee. 

Tennessee Trail Crew

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Become a Member Today

Join the RootsRated Tennessee Trail Crew by submitting an outdoor destination review and receive exclusive membership benefits and an opportunity to be a part of building the most trusted and go-to outdoor recreation guide to the state of Tennessee.

Download our template and write about your activity and destination.

Pick A Destination To Write About

Submit Your Destination Review

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Email your destination review to

Write A Destination Review

Stay up to date and connect with other members in our exclusive Facebook group.

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Find a destination that is missing from Tennessee. Get started by checking out what is already live on

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Adventure Meet-Ups



Membership Benefits

Job Opportunities

Join the RootsRated Tennessee Trail Crew, and enjoy awesome benefits and opportunities to meet other like-minded members. It's free to join!

Gear + Giveaways

Stay connected on our private Facebook page and be invited to hike, camp, climb, and more with like-minded explorers and fellow Tennesseans.

Receive TN Trail Crew swag for every destination review you write and be entered to win the hippest and most exclusive outdoor gear and rewards.

Turn your writing and photography passions into your dream job by joining our network.

Submit a destination review during the month of December and January and you'll be entered to win a $300 camp-kit giveaway from awesome outdoor brands. We'll pick the best one!

Giveaway Dates: Dec 5th - Jan 31st

Camp-kit Giveaway

Bi-Monthly Giveaway

Now is the time to join and stay connected with the RootsRated Tennessee outdoor community.

Become a member by submitting a destination review.