Summer Kick-Off on June 4

Saturday, June 4 marks the kick-off a summer packed with fun, healthy and super family friendly activities throughout our parks! National Trails Day The American Hiking Association presents its annual National Trails Day on June 4, and MCP&R will host the first of a series of four summer hikes. The Chickasaw Trace Hike will be…

Experience Summer in the Park!

IT’S FINALLY SUMMER! How can you experience summer in the park?  Let us count the ways: CAMPS!  Girl Scout Camp is June 1-5 and Cub Scout Camp is June 8-12 at Chickasaw Trace Park.  Softball/Baseball camps run June 8-19 at Maury County Park. SPECIAL DAYS!  Join in on celebrating National Trails Day on June 6th…

Do you wanna build a … TRAIL?

According to America’s Health Rankings of the United Health Foundation, Tennessee ranks 49th in physical inactivity, 46th in preventable hospitalization and 43rd in premature deaths. 33.7% of adults in Tennessee are obese (meaning a Body Mass Index of 30.0 or higher) and 12.2% are thought to have diabetes (2011). The 2008 Tennessee Greenways and Trails…