Tennessee State Parks in Nashville Area

Tennessee State Parks in the Middle Tennessee Area

Although the state of Tennessee manages some unbelievably beautiful parks (listed below) don't forget to check out our other Local Parks, and Local Greenways too. Enjoy your Outdoor Life, Nashville Life!

Tennessee State Parks in Middle Tennessee

Radnor Lake is a 1,200-acre natural area located in Davidson County in the Overton Hills approximately eight miles south of downtown Nashville.

Radnor Lake State Natural Area
1160 Otter Creek Road
37220 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 373-3467
 

Long Hunter State Park is situated along the shore of J. Percy Priest Lake. From Nashville, take I-40 East to Mt. Juliet Road, Exit 226-A. Go south (right) 6.2 miles to the main park entrance. Or, take I-24 east to Old Hickory Boulevard, Exit 62.

Long Hunter State Park
2910 Hobson Pike
37076 Hermitage , TN
Phone: (615) 885-2422
 

Nashville's Bicentennial Mall State Park is a beautiful park full of Tennessee history. Located directly behind the state capital building and next to the Nashville farmers market there is lots of parking and often events.

Bicentennial Mall State Park
600 James Robertson Pkwy
37243 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 741-5280
 
 

Watkins Park is a neighborhood park where you and your kids can find a playground including swings, a community center, baskketball courts, tennis courts, baseball and softball fields and a Sprayground.

Watkins Park
616 17th Ave North
Nashville , 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.

Burgess Falls State Park
4000 Burgess Falls Drive
38583 Sparta , TN
Phone: 931-432-5312
 

Montgomery Bell State Park is equipped with a conference center that can host up to 500 people. The onsite restaurant is open every day and available to cater events. Within the center, the inn offers 120 rooms and five suites.

Montgomery Bell State Park
1020 Jackson Hill Road
37029 Burns , TN
Phone: (615) 797-9052
 

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.

Bledsoe Creek State Park
400 Zieglers Fort Road
37066 Gallatin , TN
Phone: (615) 452-3706
 

Fall Creek Falls features an inn with 145 hotel rooms, a restaurant and extensive meeting space. There are also 30 cabins and 222 campsites. Backcountry camping is also available with permit.

Fall Creek Falls
2009 Village Camp Road
38585 Spencer , TN
Phone: 423-881-5298
 

The Old Stone Fort was built during the Middle Woodland Period, 1,500-2,000 years ago. Native Americans used this area continuously for about 500 years, eventually leaving it abandoned.

Old Stone Fort State Park
732 Stone Fort Drive
37355 Manchester , TN
Phone: 931-723-5073
 

The Henry Horton State Park offers several lodging options, including an inn, eight cabins, 56 RV campsites, 10 tent campsites, nine primitive campsites and three backcountry campsites. There are also three group campsites available.

Henry Horton State Park
4209 Nashville Hwy.
37034 Chapel Hill , TN
Phone: 931-364-2222
 

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