Parks in Tennessee (56)

Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park
Davidson County, TN
Located in the shadow of the Capitol in downtown Nashville, Bicentennial Capitol Mall gives visitors a taste of Tennessee’s history, natural wonders and serves as a lasting monument to Tennessee’s Bic
Big Cypress Tree State Park
Weakley County, TN
Big Cypress Tree State Park is named for the national champion bald cypress tree that once lived in the park. The tree was the largest bald cypress in the United States and the largest tree of any spe
Big Hill Pond State Park
McNairy County, TN
Big Hill Pond State Park is located in the southwestern part of McNairy County and encompasses 4,138 acres of timberland and hard wood bottomland. Cypress Creek and Tuscumbia River border the property
Big Ridge State Park
Union County, TN
The heavily forested, 3,687-acre park is located in the Appalachian Ridge and Valley range, characterized by narrow ridges flanked by fertile stream valleys. Big Ridge State Park’s topography is domin
Bledsoe Creek State Park
Sumner County, TN
Bledsoe Creek State Park is rich in history. It was once a prime hunting ground for the Cherokee, Creek, Shawnee and Chickamauga Native American tribes. Once English settlers arrived to the area, the
Booker T. Washington State Park
Hamilton County, TN
Booker T. Washington State Park is named in honor of the famous leader, Booker Taliaferro Washington. Born into slavery and freed by the age of nine, Washington fought throughout his life to earn a hi
Burgess Falls State Park
Putnam County, TN
Burgess Falls State Park, located on the Falling Water River, is a day use park, noted for its natural beauty and four waterfalls that cascade down from over 250 feet in elevation. The last of these f
Cedars of Lebanon State Park
Wilson County, TN
Cedars of Lebanon State Park is located in Wilson County and is part of the Cedars of Lebanon State Forest. The park is named for Eastern Red Cedar trees found throughout the area. The trees reminded
Chickasaw State Park
Chester County, TN
Chickasaw State Park was named for the Chickasaw Indians who once inhabited West Tennessee and North Mississippi. The 1,400 acres of land located in West Tennessee along the border of Hardeman and Che
Cordell Hull Birthplace State Park
Pickett County, TN
The Cordell Hull Birthplace and Museum is a 58-acre historic park located on the Highland Rim, near Byrdstown, north of Cookeville, close to the Kentucky border.;The site includes a representation of
Cove Lake State Park
Campbell County, TN
Cove Lake’s 717 acres are situated in a beautiful mountain valley on the eastern edge of the Cumberland Plateau. Scenic nature trails lead through a diversity of wetlands and woodlands offering wildli
Cumberland Mountain State Park
Cumberland County, TN
Cumberland Mountain State Park is situated on the Cumberland Plateau, a segment of the great upland, which extends from western New York to central Alabama. It is said to be the largest timbered plate
Cummins Falls State Park
Jackson County, TN
Cummins Falls State Park is an idyllic, but rugged, 211-acre day-use park located nine miles north of Cookeville on the Blackburn Fork State Scenic River on the Eastern Highland Rim. Located in the Co
David Crockett Birthplace State Park
Greene County, TN
David Crockett was a pioneer, soldier, politician and industrialist. He was born near the town of Limestone, Tenn. in 1786. David Crockett Birthplace State Park commemorates the birthplace of this fam
David Crockett State Park
Lawrence County, TN
David Crockett was a pioneer, soldier, politician and industrialist. He was born near the little town of Limestone in northeast Tennessee in 1786. In 1817, he moved to Lawrence County and served as a
Dunbar Cave State Park
Montgomery County, TN
Dunbar Cave State Park is located 60 minutes northwest of Nashville and about one and a half miles northeast of downtown Clarksville in Montgomery County. Dunbar Cave, at over eight miles in length, i
Edgar Evins State Park
Dekalb County, TN
Edgar Evins State Park is located on the shores of Center Hill Lake in the steep, hilly Eastern Highland Rim. The 6,000 acre park provides many recreational opportunities and accommodations on one of
Fall Creek Falls State Park
, TN
Virtual Tour;Take a 360° virtual tour of Fall Creek Falls State Park.;Fall Creek Falls State Park is Tennessee’s largest and most visited state park. The park encompasses more than 26,000 acres sprawl
Fort Loudoun State Historic Park
Monroe County, TN
Fort Loudoun State Historic Park is 1,200-acres and is one of the earliest British fortifications on the western frontier, built in 1756. The fort was reconstructed during the Great Depression and was
Fort Pillow State Historic Park
Lauderdale County, TN
Located on the western edge of Tennessee, approximately 40 miles north of Memphis, Fort Pillow State Historic Park is rich in historic and archaeological significance. Steep bluffs overlooking the Mis
Frozen Head State Park
Morgan County, TN
Frozen Head State Park and Natural Area encompasses more than 24,000 acres of wilderness area and is named for a 3,324-foot peak in the Cumberland Mountains, the top of which is often shrouded in ice
Harpeth River State Park
Cheatham County, TN
The Harpeth River State Park is a linear park that manages nine river access sites along 40 river miles. Sites include several natural, archaeological and historic areas. The park is popular for kayak
Harrison Bay State Park
Hamilton County, TN
Harrison Bay State Park is a 1,200 acre park with approximately 40 miles of Chickamauga Lake shoreline, and was originally developed as a Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) recreation area in the 1930s.
Henry Horton State Park
Marshall County, TN
Virtual Tour;Take a 360° virtual tour of Henry Horton State Park.;Henry Horton State Park was constructed in the 1960s on the estate of the former governor of Tennessee, Henry Horton. The park is loca
Hiwassee / Ocoee State Park
Polk County, TN
These internationally-recognized white water sites are well known for their scenic beauty and recreational opportunities.;Floating, canoeing and rafting constitute the major attraction for both the Hi