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Nashville Parks and Outdoor Activities

Nashville Parks and Outdoor Activities

Enjoy the fresh air in Nashville vacation rental by visiting one of the local parks and trying these outdoor activities! Nashville, TN is not only a great place to experience a vibrant and diverse culture, but it’s also wonderful for taking a soothing early morning or golden hour evening stroll through a park. In Nashville, you’ll find plenty of gorgeous parks with beautiful foliage, enchanting walking paths, plenty of space to relax with friends and family, and even a few fascinating historical landmarks. So, if you need a spot to relax in peace or spend a casual day with friends and family, then the many parks in Nashville are where you’ll want to go! And if you haven’t secured your Nashville accommodations yet, browse our vacation rentals in Music City.

Explore an array of picturesque green spaces and discover various engaging activities that will undoubtedly satisfy your desire for adventure and relaxation. From serene urban oases to sprawling wilderness escapes, this page serves as your gateway to the best parks and outdoor pursuits in Nashville. Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature, embrace the energy of the city, and embark on an unforgettable journey through the great outdoors of Music City.

Centennial Park

Centennial Park is a prime destination for outdoor activities in the heart of Nashville. With the iconic Parthenon, walking trails, sunken garden, exercise trail, and a dog park, there is no better place to soak up the sunshine and enjoy a day outdoors!

Warner Parks

Together, the Edwin and Percy Warner Parks cover 3,100 acres and feature plenty of ways to enjoy outdoor activities like hiking trails, athletic fields, and a dog park. Head to the Nature Center to learn more about the local environment, book a tee time on the golf courses, or get in the saddle at the equestrian center or out on the horse trails! There is something for the whole family to enjoy when they enjoy time out at the Warner Parks!

Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort

Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort is a family recreation paradise just 10 miles from downtown Nashville. The property features a first-class water park, exciting zip lines and ropes course, RV sites with full hook-ups, including beautiful lakefront accommodations, lakeside and hillside cabins, jet-ski and pontoon boat rentals, and much more.

Nashville Zoo

The Nashville Zoo at Grassmere is a zoological garden and historic plantation farmhouse located 6 miles southeast of Downtown Nashville. As of 2014, the zoo was middle Tennessee's top paid attraction and contained 6,230 individual animals, encompassing 339 species. The zoo's site is approximately 188 acres in size.

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