Get Out & Play: Frozen Head State Park

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Frozen Head State Park is located just one hour from Knoxville, though you might feel like you’ve traveled straight into a wilderness. The 24,000-acre natural area is located among genuine …

Get Out & Play: Norris Dam State Park

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Located just 30 minutes north of Knoxville, Norris Dam State Park is a 4,000-acre recreational heaven, surrounded by beautiful hardwood forests and miles of Norris Lake shoreline.
The 800 miles of pristine shoreline …

Get Out & Play: Tennessee Rivers

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The year marks the 50th anniversary of the National Trails System and Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of 1968. When President Lyndon Johnson signed the legislation into law, the purpose …

Get Out & Play: Memorial Parks

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Memorial Day is a time to remember those who served in America’s armed forces from past to present and to discover the rich history associated with the military’s role in our community. Two downtown …