Get Out & Play: Float Beaver Creek

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Beaver Creek is a tributary of the Clinch River that flows 86.5 miles from Halls through Powell, all the way to Hardin Valley. Until recently, the creek has been mostly unnavigable due to lack of …

Get Out & Play: Disc Golf

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An activity designed to be enjoyed by people of all ages and abilities, disc golf is growing in popularity. The game is played much like traditional golf, but instead of a …

Get Out & Play: Go fish

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What beautiful waters we have to play on in Knoxville! Our area’s access to our backyard rivers, with the Holston and French Broad rivers coming together to form the Tennessee …

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 …