With the weather warming up, it’s the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors! The Clarksville, TN area has an abundance of outdoor parks and recreation areas for you to enjoy. So, drop the smart devices this weekend and enjoy some fresh air at these local parks:
Liberty Park & Clarksville Marina
This park and marina located on Cumberland Avenue is open from dusk to dawn seven days a week. It features a ten-acre fishing pond, playground, walking trail, four-lane boat ramp into Cumberland River, and “Bark Park” for dogs.
McGregor Park Riverwalk
McGregor Park Riverwalk is one of the most scenic attractions in the Clarksville area. You can stroll down the Cumberland River, let your kids enjoy time on the playground, or grab a bike for a ride using the Clarksville BCycle bike share program.
The boat ramp at the park is a great place to launch your kayak or canoe for a fun journey on the Cumberland River.
Rotary Park is located at 2308 Rotary Park Dr, Clarksville, TN 37043. It’s primarily known for its hiking and walking trails, creeks and wooded areas. There are also pavilions that are the perfect spot for picnics or parties.
Dunbar State Park Cave
The cave at Dunbar State Park is over eight miles in length and ranks amongst the largest in Montgomery County. The park features guided programs and tours, over three miles of hiking trails, and fishing at Swan Lake to enjoy when you visit.
Fort Defiance Civil War Park
Step back in history while you enjoy nature at Fort Defiance Civil War Park. The site was originally inhabited by Native Americans and was later an important setting in the Civil War. Group tours are available where you can “explore Civil War-era earthwork fortifications, and hear about the equipment and day-to-day life of a Civil War soldier” according to the park’s website.
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