National Public Lands Day Hikes
Tennessee Public Lands Day – September 26, 2015 - Helping Hands for America's Lands
Recognizing the importance of building partnerships that combine a love of the outdoors and volunteering, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has declared September 27, 2014 Tennessee Public Lands Day. View the Proclamation.
In honor of this important day, Tennessee State Parks and our Friends Groups are hosting a variety of volunteer stewardship projects, hikes and interpetive programs for all ages - find one at a park near you.
Thank you to all our Friends and volunteers for their hard work and support!
Please remember, schedules and events may change - contact the park or hike leader for more information or to confirm events.
Cordell Hull Birthplace State Park, Sep 26 @ 9:00 am
We have the perfect recipe for enjoying an early autumn day: a touch of history, a moderate hike and scenic overlooks of Bunkum Cave and Frog Cave. Join us!
Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park, Sep 26 @ 9:04 am
Join park staff and volunteers on an interpretive hike and service project in our park so that we may continue to serve the community for years and generations to come.
Panther Creek State Park, Sep 26 @ 10:00 am
We'll kickoff the celebration with a hike along the scenic Lost Road Trail. The trail offers excellent opportunities for wildlife observation.
Roan Mountain State Park, Sep 26 @ 12:00 am
Participate in this national day of service by volunteering to give back to the public lands you love… namely, Roan Mountain State Park! Work project time and details TBA.
Rock Island State Park, Sep 26 @ 12:00 am
Join park/trail enthusiasts throughout the nation to help out local parks! Look forward to activities such as trail maintenance, clean up’s or garden plantings!
Rocky Fork State Park, Sep 26 @ 9:30 am
Celebrate a day of service with Northeast Tennessee 's newest (and your favorite) state park, Rocky Fork.
Sgt. Alvin C. York State Historic Park, Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm
Park history, trail clean-up and light maintenance adds up to a fun and rewarding afternoon at the park!
T.O. Fuller State Park, Sep 26 @ 12:00 am
We'll be sprucing up the park and enjoying a scenic hike on a segment of our Discovery Trail. Please join us! Time TBA.