In support of Governor Lee’s Executive Order 23, we have made the difficult decision to close Tennessee State Parks. This closure is effective April 4, 2020 and running through April 14, 2020 Visit our Keeping Visitors Healthy page for more info.
03-26-2020: All caves on state property are closed. A limited selection of caves will open on May 1, but you must have a valid permit to enter. Permits will be available on May 1. Thank you and we will see you this spring.
In the interest of public health, Tennessee State Parks are cancelling all park-hosted events from March 16 to April 15, 2020. Parks remain open to visitors at this time. For more information about event cancellations and our efforts to protect visitors and staff, please visit our Keeping Visitors Healthy page.