Events & Hikes
Guided hikes, children's hike, kids' nature journal, signs of wildlife, and more! These programs are FREE to attend. Activities marked with an asterisk (*) require online pre-registration using the codes provided. For more information, please call the park at (615)232-4154.
October 19: Guided Hike - 3:00pm-4:30 (Registration#: 12927) Join park staff on a guided hike! We will discuss the natural history of some of the different plant and animal species in the area. Hike will be between 1.5-2 miles. Moderately strenuous.
October 27: Halloween Celebration - Come out and see live animals, courtesy of Walden’s Puddle. We will also have guided hikes, pelt presentation, owl pellet dissection, and more!
November 2: Fall Color Hike - 4:00pm-5:00pm (Registration #:12926) Join park staff for a fall hike and enjoy the colorful leaves. We will discuss the changing of the seasons and much more!
November 3: Photography Workshop -9:00am-11:00am (Registration #:13062) Learn some of the principles of nature photography from one of our area's great photographers, Wade Hooper.
November 9: Guided Hike - 4:00pm-5:00pm (Registration#: 12925) Join park staff on a guided hike! We will discuss the natural history of some of the different plant and animal species in the area. Hike will be between 1-1.5 miles. Moderately strenuous.
November 10: Mammal Pelts - 2:00pm-2:45pm (Registration#: 12930) Have you ever wanted to feel how soft an otter’s fur is? Or perhaps you want to pet a coyote. This is your chance to do so safely! Come out to the park for a talk about some of Tennessee’s native mammals and also get a chance to feel their pelts.
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