Get Out & Play: Bike Month

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May is Bike Month! Ditch the car and make your bike part of your transportation system. It’s not only good for your health – it’s good for your mood to …

Get Out & Play: Keep calm and paddle on

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Our beautiful waterways offer many flatwater paddling opportunities. Paddlers in canoes, kayaks or on standup paddleboards can float along the miles of river slicing right through the heart of the …

Get Out & Play: Birding

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Did you know that birdwatching is one of the fastest-growing outdoor activities in the country, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service? About 50 million Americans plan an outing …

Get Out & Play: Melton Lake Park

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There’s a lot to love about Melton Lake Park– and the Oak Ridge community knows it! Bordered by the mountain ridges that give Oak Ridge its name, Melton Lake Park …

Get Out & Play: Cove Lake State Park

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Only 35 minutes from Knoxville lies the 717-acre Cove Lake State Park, situated in a beautiful valley of the Cumberland Plateau. You can take advantage of the adventure opportunities on …

Get Out & Play: Take me to the water

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Spring Break has us yearning for a vacation! With ocean views on the mind, we thought of some local adventures with spectacular water-views that will surely fill the void. And …