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Latest Stories

Tennessee’s Wild Side is an outdoor adventure show promoting the protection and preservation of our natural resources. Our stories are often posted in categories, such as outdoor adventure, environment, or kids and family. But, we also want to give you the choice to see a listing of the most recently produced stories. We are so glad you are here. We hope you enjoy all the places we go. And, in this ever changing world in which we live…if you have to choose sides, we hope you will always choose The Wild Side!

Tornado Cleanup Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park
Meet the go-getters who show up in a Tennessee State Park... for manual labor.

The Birthing Tree
We're branching out to visit one of the oldest and largest tourist attractions in the state.

Birds of Bicentennial
An early morning in Nashville brings us big city birds singing to the tune of condo construction.

White Oak Initiative
See how one woman’s work to save a Tennessee tree carries on the legacy of a famous family.

Hiking Essentials
The Ten Essentials you need for outdoor adventures...and a few more.

Survival Shelter Workshop
A homemade shelter may be your key to survival we’ll show you how to make one.

Tennesssee Christmas Trees
Come follow a Florida family as they harvest one of Tennessee's most popular natural resources.

Foster Falls Rock Climbing
An introduction to rock climbing brings high hopes for some brave beginners.

Bledsoe Creek State Park History Trail
Hike back in history to a time when outdoor adventure was not necessarily a choice.

The Cumberland
A song that honors the lives and legacy of The Cumberland River

Sequatchie Valley International Preparatory Academy
An unusual school where every student is motivated to succeed by studying their favorite subject!!

Ataya
Our first look at a new model for conservation with the purchase of land in the Central Appalachian Mountains.

Tennessee Moon Trees
Almost 50 years after the seeds orbited the moon, find out what has happened to the four Tennessee Moon Trees.

ATV Natchez Trace State Forest
ATVs and UTVs are welcome in Tennessee State Forests.

Ruskin Cave Hummingbird Helper
The banding of hummingbirds is made even more magical with the assistance of a very intelligent young helper.

Tennessee Farming and Conservation Collaboration
Farmers may struggle to make money but they can do it without hurting the environment.

Standing Stone State Park Marbles Tournament
See how some Tennessee kids are helping keep an old sport alive while also showcasing it on a national stage.

Tennessee Red Wolves
Once abundant on the Tennessee landscape, red wolves are now the most endangered canid in the world. Find out what is being done to right this wrong.

Edgar Evins Western Wallflower Cruise
Come along on a boating adventure to see a wild flower that is very difficult to reach by land.

Tennessee High School Rodeo Association
See why some Tennessee High School Students are putting their collegiate hope in horses.

Runaway Home
Let's get outside with two singer/songwriters who are living an outdoor legacy.

Night Riders at Port Royal
A re-enactment of a historic night of conflict and trouble all related to a controversial crop.