Outdoor Adventure

Did someone say adrenaline? From east Tennessee white water to Midstate zip lines, hang gliding adventures over Lookout Mountain, or mountain bike trails of west Tennessee, our Volunteer State has it all. You’ll never wonder again where to go or what to expect. Our Wild Side guides strap on the cameras and let you feel like you’re right there, too. 

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Friendly Farm

Travel with us to one of Tennessee’s friendliest farms where you will find a unique opportunity to cuddle baby animals while learning what it is like to actually operate a working farm.

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Roan Mountain Snorkel

Come along as some curious kids inch their way into the cold waters of the Doe River on their first snorkeling adventure. You don’t have to go to the seashore to explore the wonders under water.

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Mounted Patrol

It takes more than riding skills to make it in the Tennessee State Parks Mounted Patrol. Watch as rangers navigate three days of intense training.

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Chestnut Mountain

Chestnut Mountain is an example of what can happen when Bridgestone Americas and The Nature Conservancy team up for an investment in nature.

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Bat Tracking

Endangered bats are on the move and biologists from The Nature Conservancy and U-S Fish and Wildlife are busy chasing them in an ongoing effort to help them survive.

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Radnor Hummingbirds

Their man-made feeders are bright and colorful…and surely you have seen one if you don’t own one yourself. But, how often, if ever, do we get to see a hummingbird’s nest or where it is hidden?

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Norris Dam Pontoon Tour

Norris Dam in east Tennessee was the first one completed in 1936. And the establishment of three demonstration parks became the nucleus for a statewide park system.

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Hiwassee Ocoee Pickin in the Park

Returning to her roots, a musically talented ranger opens up opportunities for other musicians near her mountain home. All those who gather near the Hiwassee and Ocoee Rivers benefit from the beautiful Bluegrass music that blends seamlessly with the sounds of the flowing waters.

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