Find Parks in Tennessee
There are around 200 parks in Tennessee. This is more than one third of all the tourist attractions listed in this state. Top cities in Tennessee with popular parks are Nashville, Spencer, Oneida, Winchester and Vonore. You may find a list of all categories of Tennessee attractions on this page to choose from.
The tourism industry in the state of Tennessee is a huge contributor in the country’s economy. The Volunteer State has been considered as one of the top 10 destinations in the US with a record breaking 100 million visitors in 2014.
Tennessee is home to 32 state parks, 13 state forests, one national forest and one national historic site. While many would think that people are flocking towards the Yosemite or Grand Canyon, but it is actually the Great Smoky Mountains National Park near Gatlinburg that gets the most visitors at 10 million every year. Other top parks that can be found within the state include Norris Dam State Park, Fall Creek Falls State Park, Point Park, Frozen Head State Park, Ridgetop Station Park, Burgess Falls State Park, David Crockett State Park, Long Hunter State Park, Old Stone Fort State Park, Pickett State Park and Forest, Port Royal State Park and many more.
Top Parks in Tennessee
Visit the top parks in Tennessee. Click on a park bellow to find the detailed information.
- Great Smoky Mountains National Park
- Cheekwood, Nashville
- Fall Creek Falls State Park, Spencer
- Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Oneida
- Tims Ford State Park, Winchester
- Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, Nashville
- Fort Loudoun State Historic Park, Vonore
Other Parks in Tennessee
The following parks in Tennessee are outside any city boundaries or spanning across multiple cities. Please use the city list from above section to find parks in a specific city of Tennessee.
Find in Tennessee
We have listed tourist places of Tennessee in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find all Tennessee attractions of that type.
- Amusement Parks (9)
- Theme Parks (7)
- Water Parks (2)
- Nature Attractions (346)
- Parks (151)
- Lakes (25)
- Waterfalls (63)
- Hiking Trails (9)
- Campgrounds (100)
- Museums (16)
- Arts Museums (3)
- History Museums (12)
- Science Museums (2)
- Zoo (7)
- Landmarks (11)