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State Park System Hosting “After Thanksgiving Hikes” This Friday

Need to burn some extra calories after Thanksgiving? Tennessee State Parks offering “After Thanksgiving Hikes,” as an alternative for those wanting a more secluded Black Friday. Burgess Falls State Park Ranger Lane Erwin said those in White County can come to the park at 9:00 a.m. for a guided tour. “We’re going to be hiking the main trail at our ... Read More »

Burgess Fall Kayak Tours Available Now

Burgess Falls State Park has begun guided kayak tours. Once a week, a park ranger will lead 10 kayaks from Cane Hollow Boat Dock to the base of the water fall. Park Manager Bill Summers said the four hour round trips will last until October. “This is something that we have been thinking about for quite a while,” Summers said. ... Read More »

Burgess Falls State Park Recognized For Environmental Sustainability

Burgess Falls State Park has been awarded the highest ranking in the state’s Go Green With Us program. The program recognizes Tennessee State Parks for their efforts in sustainability. Park Ranger Lauren Fagin said recycling and energy conservation lead Burgess Falls to the top. “A lot of recycling,” Fagin said. “A lot of renewable energy recycling. We have signs everywhere ... Read More »