Tennessee June 27, 2017
12 Out Of This World Summer Day Trips To Take In Tennessee
Summer is the time of year when the whole country heads out on the roads – this is when cars earn their miles, children listen to hours of music on end and parents voraciously eat up the books they’ve been waiting all year to read. We’ve found twelve places that make road trips easy, whether you’re looking to finish that novel over a couple of hours or simply get in a solid hike, to tire out the kids. There’s a little something for everyone!
12. A trip to the
rhododendron fields is one for the books.
Roan Mountain is in East Tennessee, and has one of the most beautiful views in the state - especially when the mountainous fields explode with flowers.
11. We found the
best pizza places across the state... perfect for a summer night dinner.
Have you ever been to Nona Lisa in Watertown? We've included the best pizza places that Tennessee has to offer - and you should probably check if your favorite made the list.
10. Visit this
spring-fed pool to cool off in the great outdoors.
The Little River at Townsend Wye is one of the most popular swimming holes in Tennessee - for a reason.
canopy walk will drop your draw.
Calling all adventurers! The canopy course at ArborTrek is all sorts of fun, and it's located in the ever-popular Fall Creek Falls State Park. Would you dare...?
Catch a county fair - we found quite a few!
Yep, we have it - your guide to the best county fairs of 2017. August is for fried everything and a spin on the ferris wheel, and we've found the best places for you to visit.
7. It's always cooler on the
east side of the state...maybe.
Do you know which mountain has the best view on the east side...? Click on through, and you'll find out. You may be surprised...
This waterslide is worth a visit.
We don't just want a simple waterslide this summer - we want the BEST WATERSLIDE EVER. We've found the perfect place for you to visit, chock full of fun in the southern summer sun.
tiniest city in Tennessee is sure to have a few surprises in store.
Do you know what the smallest town in Tennessee is? It changes depending on the person you talk to, but we visited one of the sweetest places in the state...
4. Take a trip down Tennessee's
best (lazy) river.
Did anyone say, "tubing"?! Because we're in! River Rat Tubing is great for folks who are looking to lazily float on down the river without a care in the world.
hidden waterpark is perfect for a day with the kids.
A hidden waterpark, yes...because it's an all-weather waterpark. Which means it's INSIDE. How neat is that?! Lounge around the pool and keep an eye on the littles, all from inside. Do you know what amazing place we're talking about?
2. Have you ever taken the
Honey Loop Trail?
Honey Loop Trail is lauded by natives as one of the best hikes for locals and visitors alike. Although it can be a bit difficult to traverse, we'd recommend you take a spin.
1. Have you ever been to a
Batey Farms is located just outside of Murfreesboro, and is one of the best places to take in a stunning, floral infused sight. The blooms are out all through July, so you best be going about planning a visit!
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