Visiting the Tennessee State Museum {Tennessee}

Visiting the Tennessee State Museum {Tennessee}

This last weekend we decided to spend some time at the Tennessee State Museum. This museum is part of the Capital State Park and sits on the very end of the capital mall from the capital building. And this museum is free to enjoy and offers an incredible look at Tennessee through the ages from [...]

Old Spann House Trail- Tims Ford State Park {Tennessee}

Old Spann House Trail- Tims Ford State Park {Tennessee}

We had big plans for our long weekend, but sadly none of them panned out. So instead we decided on a visit to our favorite state park for some fresh air and a snowy hike. Winter is such a different experience here in Tennessee than it is in Utah. Tennessee is less prepared to deal [...]

Savage Gulf- South Cumberland State Park {Tennessee}

Savage Gulf- South Cumberland State Park {Tennessee}

We decided to enjoy the last few colors of fall at another state park, this time going further afield to South Cumberland State Park. This state park is a little different because there are actually three separate areas, a ways apart from each other, that make up the park. One of our first Tennessee discoveries [...]

Autumn at Old Stone Fort State Park {Tennessee}

Autumn at Old Stone Fort State Park {Tennessee}

Fall seemed to take forever to get here to Tennessee! Family back in Utah kept posting their beautiful pictures of the colored leaves in the mountains and it was making me so jealous. The days have been warm and the leaves have stayed put in the green colors. But now, it is my turn to [...]

Lost Creek Trail- Tims Ford State Park {Tennessee}

Lost Creek Trail- Tims Ford State Park {Tennessee}

I made it home from Israel and have been getting back into the regular flow of things at home. And nothing helps fight jet lag better than some fresh air and sunshine, so we made our way to our favorite state park to explore another wonderful trail. We decided to take the Lost Creek Trail [...]

Bridge and Waterfall- Fall Creek Falls State Park {Tennessee}

Bridge and Waterfall- Fall Creek Falls State Park {Tennessee}

Of all the state parks that we have visited so far here in Tennessee, probably the one that we consider our favorite is Fall Creek Falls State Park. The first time we came here we loved getting to hike through the changing colors of fall. The second time we came here was just after a [...]

David Crockett State Park {Tennessee}

David Crockett State Park {Tennessee}

This weekend's state park adventure is brought to you by Davy Crockett- legendary folk hero, frontiersman, soldier, politician, defender of The Alamo, and purveyor of animal skin clothing- who was considered the 'King of the Wild Frontier'. He gained a reputation for his larger than life adventures and as those stories were then put into [...]

Travis Hollow Bridge Trail- Tims Ford State Park {Tennessee}

Travis Hollow Bridge Trail- Tims Ford State Park {Tennessee}

There is nothing better than an evening walk in the spring of Tennessee, especially if it is at one of the state's beautiful state parks. For this evening's walk, we made our way south to Tims Ford State Park. We love this park because of all the trails that weave around the many hands and [...]