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5 Things to Do Near Chickasaw State Park

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on July 30, 2021  |  Permalink

Here are five things to do at and around Chickasaw State Park in West Tennessee, south of Jackson.

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State Parks, Rivian Partner on Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on July 21, 2021  |  Permalink

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) announced today it is partnering with electric vehicle (EV) automaker and automotive technology company Rivian to install Rivian Waypoint EV charging stations at Tennessee State Parks.

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Five Benefits of Volunteering at a Tennessee State Park

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on July 20, 2021  |  Permalink

Volunteering has benefits that can last a lifetime for both you and the places you're serving. Here are just five of the benefits you'll experience when volunteering at a Tennessee State Park.

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Tennessee State Parks Formally Welcome 3 in Meet the Managers Events

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on July 16, 2021  |  Permalink

NASHVILLE – Tennessee State Parks officials this week formally welcomed three new park managers into their roles with a series of Meet the Manager events. All three managers were appointed prior to 2021, but COVID-19 restrictions delayed formal receptions for them.

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What Inspires Staff to Work at Tennessee State Parks?

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on July 15, 2021  |  Permalink

Tennessee State Parks is celebrating Park and Recreation Professionals Day by highlighting some of the experiences that inspired staff to work towards a career at our parks.

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Chattanooga Hazy Trails Hike Benefits Tennessee State Parks on July 10

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on July 7, 2021  |  Permalink

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Tennessee Brew Works (“TBW”), Five Wits Brewing Co.(“FWB”), and TriStar Beverage have teamed up with some of Chattanooga’s most vibrant bars and restaurants to celebrate and benefit Tennessee State Parks at this year’s Chattanooga Hazy Trails Hike on July 10, starting at 4 pm at Pax Breu Ruim.

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5 Tips for Planning a Wedding at a Tennessee State Park

Written by Tennessee State Parks | Posted on July 1, 2021  |  Permalink

If you enjoy the outdoors or beautiful natural spaces, a Tennessee State Park venue may be the perfect spot for your wedding. Here are five tips to help guide you through the process of planning your wedding at a state park.

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