Tennessee State Parks

Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park

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Scavenger Hunt

Join in the fun of the Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park Search-A-Word and Photo Scavenger Adventure Challenge.

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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park

All Hallows Eve Lantern Walk

Join us for a lantern-led walk through the shadows of Eva Beach as we hear tales of Civil-War era soldiers and civilians.

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150th Anniversary of the Battle of Johnsonville at Nathan Bedford Forrest

Join us for a special 150th Anniversary Battle of Johnsonville Living History and Commemorative Event.

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Johnsonville State Historic Park
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150th Anniversary Battle of Johnsonville at Johnsonville

Join us for a special 150th Anniversary Battle of Johnsonville Living History and Commemorative Event.

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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park

North South Skirmish Association Forrest Escort Division Target Competition

An annual fall event, target competitions between living history soldiers dressed in Confederate and Union attire.

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Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park

After Thanksgiving Hike - Burn Off that Turkey on Turkey Ridge

This ranger-led, afternoon hike is a great opportunity to take in the vistas and wildlife along Kentucky Lake.

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Lighting of the Knob

Join park staff and the Friends of Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park as we kick off the holiday season with the Lighting of the Knob.

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