Discover Tennessee’s natural, cultural and historic heritage. Our state parks offer diverse and varied natural landscapes, family-friendly recreational activities, affordable and varied lodging accommodations, volunteer opportunities and hundreds of interpretive programs and events.
Tennessee State Parks are open to the public seven days a week, year-round. There is no access fee charged, although there may be fees associated with certain activities.
From the cypress swamps of the Mississippi River at Meeman-Shelby Forest to the rugged ridge tops and waterfalls of Fall Creek Falls to the majestic mountains of Roan Mountain we look forward to seeing you. Make your plans now to have Fun and Adventure, Naturally!
We need your input! Tennessee State Parks is interested in finding out what park visitors think about the current conditions of select state parks. The surveys will be available through Friday, January 30, 2015.Learn More
This spring, discover the beauty and diversity of some of Tennessee’s most majestic waterfalls and acclaimed ephemeral wildflowers. Led by State Naturalist Randy Hedgepath, these one-of-a-kind tours focus on the beauty and significance of these exceptional viewing destinations.Learn More
Make plans now to spend Valentine’s Day with Tennessee State Parks. With nature serving as the perfect romantic backdrop, all eight restaurants will be open and special overnight packages are available at our six inns.Learn More
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