Tennessee State Parks

Upcoming Events

Edgar Evins State Park
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September Programs and Activities

Usher in autumn with our sunset cruises and other nature activities. Our cabins and campground are perfect locations for a weekend getaway.

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South Cumberland State Park
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September Programs and Activities

Join us for mushroom hunts, canoe floats, geology hikes and more!

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Paris Landing State Park
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2014 Fall Photo Contest

Our annual Fall Photo Contest is open to all amateur photographers of any age. Entries will be accepted from Sept. 1 through Oct. 12.

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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park
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Fall Workshops

Traditional art workshops are offered through November. Instruction includes wet felting, spinning and other fiber arts, primitive trapping and fishing and more.

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Dunbar Cave State Park
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September Programs and Activities

We are greeting autumn with a variety of programs and nature walks. Join us!

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Long Hunter State Park
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September Programs and Activities

Park staff and the Friends of Long Hunter have a great September line-up of family-friendly activities planned.

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Frozen Head State Park
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September Programs and Activities

Autumn is a beautiful time at Frozen Head. Enjoy ranger-led hikes in the rich forests or strolls to a waterfall. Fun and Adventure, Naturally!

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Tims Ford State Park
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25th Annual Bicycle Ride across Tennessee

Our Fall Tour is the original BRAT – a seven-day excursion through a different part of Tennessee each year.

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Fall Creek Falls State Park
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September Programs and Activities

We have some fun and interesting pontoon boat tours and hikes planned for this weekend...enjoy the changing leaves and join us for Fun and Adventure, Naturally!

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Henry Horton State Park
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Step Back In Time Festival

An annual favorite! This family-friendly festival features music, food, storytellers, re-enactors and living history demonstrations.

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Henry Horton State Park

Hunters for the Hungry Triathlon

The Hunters for the Hungry Triathlon kicks off at 7 a.m. CT. All registration fees benefit the Hunters for the Hungry of Marshall County program. Registration required.

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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park

Gathering at Sycamore Shoals

Join the Tennessee Society Sons of the American Revolution for a memorial service and wreath laying service to celebrate the 234th Gathering at Sycamore Shoals.

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Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park

Astronomy on the Lake

Join us for a look into the brilliant night sky. We'll identify some of our planets and stars and talk about the changing night sky.

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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park
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Rock n’ Race Weekend

The Eva Beach Music and Arts Festival includes the best in local performers, arts, crafts, food, and this year, an amazing race.

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Pinson Mounds State Archaeological Park
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32nd Annual Archaeofest

Join us for a two-day celebration of Native American culture both past and present with a spotlight on Archaeology.

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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park
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Overmountain Victory Trail Celebration

Join us for an encampment by the Overmountain militia before the Battle of King’s Mountain in 1780.

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Radnor Lake State Park

Fall T.O.S. Birdwalks

The Tennessee Ornithological Society (T.O.S.) has scheduled their Fall 2014 Wednesday Bird Walks.

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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park

Overmountain Victory Trail March

Since 1975, members of the Overmountain Victory Trail Association have recreated the historic march to King’s Mountain.

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Fall Creek Falls State Park
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Fall Star Gaze

Join us to view the night sky, learn about night sky viewing equipment and engage in discussion with individuals experienced in the field of astronomy.

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