October Tour Directions

“Cheekwood Is Calling”

Depart at 8:30am – (approx. 100 mi – round trip) 

 MEETING LOCATION – “Legendary Collector Cars Museum” – 4520 Sharpsville Rd,Murfreesboro, TN 37130

There will be a pot of coffee and donuts, plus there is a clean rest room at the meeting location. The next restroom is approximately a 60 minute drive. For those who haven’t been to this collection, come about 7:30 to see their collection and the Mini-Donkeys.  And for those that want a chance to have their Classic/Collectible or Modern Iron photo on the webpage for FOUR months, be there by 8:00 for a photo drawing and a chance to be featured on the site. For those needing directions; from Tom’s warehouse, head S. on 231 for, .3 mi., turn LEFT at TL*onto Compton road.  Stay straight for 5.8mi., the collection is on the right.

 MOST OF THIS TOUR IS 45mph or less, there is a short section on Franklin Rd that is posted at 55, but we will try to hold to a max of 50.

 Dist (mi) Directions Total Mileage
  Turn LEFT out of Fleener’s onto Sharpsville; turn RIGHT onto Leanna  7.4
2.1  follow Leanna; turn LEFT at SS* onto Leanna (Sulpher Sprs)  9.5
3.2 follow Sulphur Sprs; turn LEFT at SS* onto Florence Rd 12.7
2.0 follow Florence Rd; turn RIGHT at TL* onto Old Nashville Hwy 14.7
2.3 follow Old Nashville Hwy; turn LEFT onto Baker Rd 17.0
2.4 follow Baker Rd; turn RIGHT onto One Mile Rd 19.4
1.0 follow One Mile Rd; turn RIGHT at SS* onto One Mile Ln 20.4
.25 follow One Mile Ln; turn LEFT at SS* onto Almaville Rd 20.2
.7 follow Almaville Rd; turn RIGHT at TL* onto Poplar Wood Rd
There are two intersections, turn RIGHT at the second one.
1.2 follow Popular Wood Rd; turn LEFT at SS* onto Rocky Fork Rd 22.1
1.5 follow Rocky Fork Rd; turn RIGHT at SS* onto Rocky Fork Rd 23.6
5.2 follow Rocky Fork Rd; turn RIGHT at TL* onto Nolensville Rd 28.8
.9 follow Nolensville Rd; turn RIGHT onto 910 Oldham Rd, turn RIGHT INTO TWICE DAILY SHELL
RESTROOM STOP (ETA 9:30-45) 30 minute stop 10:00-12:15
1.0 TURN LEFT out of station onto Oldham Rd; turn RIGHT at SS* onto Nolensville Rd.
Turn LEFT from the back side of the Shell station and onto Oldham Rd. There will be traffic, but we have time to regroup.
1.3 follow Brittain Rd; turn RIGHT at SS* onto Waller Rd 32.0
.5 follow Waller Rd; turn LEFT onto Concord Pass 32.5
1.3 follow Concord Pass; turn LEFT at SS* onto Concord Rd 33.8
5.4 follow Concord Rd; turn RIGHT at TL* onto Franklin Rd 39.2
6.0 follow Franklin Rd; turn LEFT at TL* onto Tyne Blvd
Crossing in the Old Hickory Blvd area at TL’s may hold us up, but we will stay right and drive slower for you to catch up.
6.1 follow Tyne Blvd; turn LEFT at SS* onto Belle Mead Blvd 51.3
.6 follow Belle Mead Blvd; turn RIGHT at SS* onto Page Rd 51.9
.1 follow Page Rd; turn LEFT onto Forest Park Dr 52
.3 follow Forest Park Dr; turn RIGHT into Cheekwood Botanical Gardens located at 1200 Forrest Park Dr., Nashville, TN 52.3


  • Admission is free for those that have signed up for this tour.
  • Each is on their own for the return route.
  • THEY ARE EXPECTING US AT 11:00, we need to leave the meeting location ON TIME and the restroom stop ON TIME!
  • Miles and times may vary from your findings. This listing is for guidance only. We obey all speed limits and traffic controls.