5 Unique Hikes for National Trails Day

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on May 27, 2016  |  Permalink

Looking for a place to hike on National Trails Day? Whether by boat or by rope, these 5 unique hikes will not disappoint. 

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State Parks Hosting National Trails Day Hikes

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on May 25, 2016  |  Permalink

Tennessee State Parks will celebrate National Trails Day with free, guided hikes at all 56 parks on Saturday, June 4. The variety of ranger-led hikes will include historical tours, waterfall viewing, trail building and much more. With more than 1,000 miles of trails ranging from easy, paved paths to rugged backcountry trails to scenic waterways, there’s a hike for everyone.

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Tennessee State Parks Asks Public Not to Move Firewood

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on May 18, 2016  |  Permalink

Tennessee State Parks, in partnership with the Department of Agriculture Division of Forestry and The Nature Conservancy, is advising the public of a new policy regarding bringing firewood into parks.

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Mountain Laurel

Written by Niki Conolly | Posted on May 16, 2016  |  Permalink

Take a walk in a state park soon and enjoy the show.

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Cumberland Mountain State Park Receives Award for Historical Exhibit

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on May 12, 2016  |  Permalink

Cumberland Mountain State Park received an “Award of Distinction” from the East Tennessee Historical Society at their Annual Meeting on May 3, 2016.

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Tennessee State Parks Team Up with Tennessee Titans for Day of Play

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on May 10, 2016  |  Permalink

Tennessee State Parks, in partnership with the Tennessee Titans, will be hosting the first ever “Play 60 Day in the Park” at Long Hunter State Park on May 21. The event will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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