Discover Tennessee History this Fall

Tennessee State Parks | September 29, 2017 | | Permalink

Fall is a time of learning. As school starts back up and the weather changes, many people feel an increased desire for reading, writing and culture. While it’s great to curl up with a good book next to a big fire, we want to make sure you can quench your thirst for knowledge while also enjoying the outdoors. So throw on your jacket, grab a warm drink and head out to one of these five historical parks:

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8 October Adventures #TSP80

Tennessee State Parks | September 29, 2017 | | Permalink

The weather is cooling down, the leaves are changing, the mosquitoes are retreating, and there is no better time to get outside in Tennessee than the month of October. Grab your jacket, fill the thermos with your favorite fall beverage, and let’s head out on one of these great adventures!

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Bicycle Ride Across the Highland Rim

Randy Hedgepath | September 18, 2017 | State Naturalist | Permalink

The 2017 ‘Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee’ began Saturday September 16 at Montgomery Bell State Park.

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Get Outside and Enjoy the Fall

Tennessee State Parks | September 1, 2017 | | Permalink

While summer is winding down and school has started back, the best time to enjoy the outdoors is just beginning. The fall season is the ideal season to head for the woods. With that in mind, we have a few ideas to kick start your fall trip planning:

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7 September Adventures #TSP80

Tennessee State Parks | September 1, 2017 | | Permalink

The temperatures are cooling down, which means it is time to ramp up the outdoor adventures. 

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Where to View the Leaves in Tennessee

Tennessee State Parks | September 1, 2017 | | Permalink

Leaf change is one of our favorite times of the year. It’s the last burst of energy before a deep, wintry sleep. Many of our visitors share this passion. We receive phone calls and emails every year from guests trying to plan their visits around the peak viewing times. 

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