Explore Outside with Tennessee State Parks

From the Appalachian Mountains in the East to the Mississippi in the West, Tennessee offers endless opportunities for adventure and relaxation in the outdoors. At Tennessee State Parks, we provide free access to natural spaces 365 days a year so you can experience the state at its best. Our 56 state parks offer unique opportunities to explore the outdoors, connect with history, and enjoy natural vacations. So where do you start with so many parks and activities? Exploring our parks by season or discovering a new park near a city is a great way to get started. The resources below will help you plan your next great adventure in Tennessee.