For simplicity’s sake, all these directions will lead you to the same point - the heart of historic Leipers Fork. When you see Puckett’s Grocery, Country Boy Restaurant and Leipers Fork Antiques, you are there.
From Nashville (Green Hills, Forest Hills, Northwest Brentwood):
From the intersection of Hillsboro Road and Old Hickory Blvd., take Hillsboro Road south towards Grassland area and Franklin. At the 3rd light (Old Hillsboro Rd. otherwise known as highway 46) turn right. Follow Old Hillsboro Road all the way to Leipers Fork. You will encounter a stop sign at the intersection of highway 96 about halfway there.
From downtown Nashville and Music Row Area:
Take I-65 south to the 1st Old Hickory Blvd exit. Head west on Old Hickory until you reach the intersection with Hillsboro Rd. Then, turn left and follow the directions above. OR take Broadway south (away from Downtown, veer left at split with large square billboard in the middle). Turn left onto 17th Ave South. At light, go almost straight. You will need to keep the ASCAP building to your immediate left. You will now be on “Music Row”. Follow Music Row to the intersection with 21st Ave. South and turn left. 21st will cross I-440 and after that becomes Hillsboro Rd. Follow Hillsboro through Green Hills and Forest Hills. Continue south on Hillsboro towards Grassland & Franklin. Old Hillsboro/highway 46 is the third light past Old Hickory Blvd. Turn right on Old Hillsboro (hwy 46) and follow that until you get there.
From Belle Meade/Bellevue:
Take highway 100 southwest through Pasquo to Natchez Trace Parkway. Take the parkway south to the highway 46/Leipers Fork exit. Turn right off of the ramp. Follow highway 46/Pinewood Rd. to the end and turn left.
From Cool Springs:
Take Cool Springs Blvd. west to Mack Hatcher Bypass. Turn right on Mack Hatcher. Follow to end and turn left onto Hillsboro Rd. Follow Hillsboro Rd. past Franklin High, Wendy’s Sonic, various car lots, then turn right onto highway 96 west just past the bank. Follow 96 until you cross the Harpeth River. At the flashing yellow light turn left onto Old Hillsboro Rd./highway 46. OR Take Moores Lane west, cross over Franklin Rd. (where Moore’s become Lynnwood Way). Follow Lynnwood Way all the way to Hillsboro Rd. Turn right onto Hillsboro. Follow Hillsboro to Old Hillsboro/Highway 46 and turn left. Follow Old Hillsboro until you get there.
From downtown Franklin:
From the square, follow West Main St. out of town, past the county administrative complex and Downs Blvd. (West Main becomes Carter’s Creek Pike). Follow Carter’s Creek until you see the Halfway Market on the right. Turn right there onto Southall Rd. Follow Southall to the end and turn left. You will immediately see the Leipers Fork signs. OR Take highway 96 west and turn left onto Old Hillsboro/highway 46 at flashing yellow light after you cross Harpeth River.
From Spring Hill:
Take highway 246 (Carter’s Creek Pike) north. Turn left onto highway 247 west. Make the 1t right onto Fairview Rd. Follow all the way to the end. Turn left onto Robinson Rd. Follow all the way to the end. Turn right onto Leipers Creek Rd. Leipers Creek becomes Old Hillsboro rd. and will lead you right into town. Take it easy! The roads are curvy and the views are absolutely gorgeous! There are many ways to get from Columbia & Spring Hill. This is the most direct and the most beautiful! However, you may wish a different route in dark or stormy weather. Alternatives are described below:
Follow directions from Spring Hill (above), OR Take Highway 7 west to Natchez Trace Parkway. Take the Trace north to highway 46/Leipers Fork exit. Turn right off of ramp. Follow 46/Pinewood to end and turn left.
Take highway 96 west to Franklin. Turn left at Royal Oaks Blvd. Follow Royal Oaks to Mack Hatcher Bypass. Turn left onto Mack Hatcher. Follow Mack Hatcher to Columbia Ave. Turn right (Tractor Supply Co. is at the intersection). Follow Columbia Ave north to Downs Blvd. (you will see Harpeth Materials True Value on the left) and turn left. Follow Downs to Carters Creek and turn left. Follow Carters Creek until you see Halfway Market on right. Turn right there onto Southall Rd. Follow Southall to the end and turn left.
From Fairview center (Food Lion, McD’s, the new stop light), head south on highway 100. Just past the community center, turn left onto Deer Ridge Rd. Follow Deer Ridge to end and turn left onto Pinewood Rd. Follow Pinewood to end and turn left.
Take Hwy 46 east to the intersection of highway 100 (there is a flashing red light there). Turn left onto 100. Immediately after you cross the Williamson County line, turn right onto Pinewood Rd./highway 46. Follow Pinewood all the way to the end and turn left onto Old Hillsboro which takes you to the center of town. OR If you must, take the vile and evil state route 840 to highway 100. Follow 100 ever so briefly south and turn left onto Pinewood Rd./Highway 46. Follow Pinewood to the end and turn left onto Old Hillsboro.
Take highway 100 towards Nashville through Lyle and through the intersection with 46 & 7. Just after the Williamson County line, turn right onto Pinewood Rd./highway 46. Follow Pinewood all the way to the end. Turn left onto Old Hillsboro.