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Bernheim Armoretum and Research Forest Hiking Fishing Biking

Clermont, KY 40110 (136.782 miles)

Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest connects people and nature by: •Providing ample opportunities for quiet, personal experiences with the outdoors, •Fostering curiosity and the love of learning with imaginative, inter-disciplinary, outdoor-oriented horticultural and natural history programs and exhibits, as well as nature-inspired art and cultural activities, and by •Increasing understanding of the natural world through progressive, inter-disciplinary research in horticulture, natural areas management, and habitat restoration

Official Website: Bernheim Armoretum and Research Forest

Beaver Creek WMA Hiking Fishing

Greenwood, KY 42634 (137.596 miles)

Steep, mountainous terrain in mixed hardwoods, approximately 150 acres of open fields. Opportunities for trout fishing and sightseeing. Within Daniel Boone National Forest. Beaver Creek Wilderness Area within WMA. No developed facilities.

Official Website: Beaver Creek WMA

Ballard WMA. Fishing Hunting

Bandana, KY 42022 (137.796 miles)

Sloughs and agricultural bottomlands, some hardwood stands. Wintering bald eagles, eagle nests. Fishing in 11 lakes on area.

Official Website: Ballard WMA.

Big Hill Pond State Park Hiking Biking

Pocahontas, TN 38061 (138.803 miles)

Big Hill Pond State Park lies in the southwestern part of McNairy County and encompasses approximately 5,000 acres of magnificent timberland and hardwood bottom land. Cypress Creek and Tuscumbia River border the property. Several oxbow lakes and sloughs add to the waterway. The flood plain adjacent to both the Tuscumbia River and Cypress Creek contains small oxbow lakes and swamp areas which are desirable habitat for waterfowl, wildlife and fishing.

Official Website: Big Hill Pond State Park

James H Floyd State Park Hiking Fishing Camping Boating

Summerville, GA 30747 (141.430 miles)

State Park in NW GA Ridge and Valley Country

Official Website: James H Floyd State Park

Cove Lake SP Hiking Fishing Camping Boating

Caryville, TN 37714 (144.397 miles)

Cove Lake State Park's 673 acres are situated in a beautiful mountain valley setting on the eastern edge of the Cumberland Mountains. There are scenic nature trails and bike trails leading through the open grasslands and woodlands. In the winter, several hundred Canada Geese make this lakeshore their feeding ground. Nearby is the Devil's Race Track whose steep pinnacle rock affords a panoramic view.

Official Website: Cove Lake SP

Justin P. Wilson Cumberland Trail SP Hiking

Caryville, TN 37714 (144.397 miles)

One hundred fifty miles of the Cumberland Trail are open and ready for exploration. This includes the Cumberland Mountain Segments above LaFollette and Jacksboro and in the Cumberland Gap National Military Park, the Grassy Cove Segment on Black and Brady Mountain in Cumberland County, the Tennessee River Gorge Segment in Prentice Cooper State Forest, and the Obed Wild and Scenic River Segment in the Obed River Gorge and Catoosa WMA.

Official Website: Justin P. Wilson Cumberland Trail SP

John Bell Williams Wildlife Management Area Hunting

Booneville, MS 38829 (144.731 miles)

John Bell Williams is located in Prentiss County near Booneville.

Official Website: John Bell Williams Wildlife Management Area

Jefferson Memorial Forest Hiking Fishing Camping Horseback

Louisville, KY 40118 (145.716 miles)

Located just 15 miles from downtown Louisville, Jefferson Memorial Forest's 6,191 acres give you the opportunity to experience nature at its most spectacular - without leaving the city. Picnic underneath a towering oak tree. Grab a backpack and hit the trails in the nation’s largest municipal urban forest. Or, set up your tent and take in the symphony of crickets and frogs. Whether you want to be adventurous, be inspired or just be, the forest offers all sorts of wonderful woodland possibilities. That's the beauty of the forest - it's your adventure, and it doesn't have to cost you a thing.

Official Website: Jefferson Memorial Forest

Norris Dam SP Hiking Fishing Camping Boating

Lake City, TN 37769 (146.489 miles)

This 4,038-acre park, located on the Norris Reservoir, began in 1933 as the first Tennessee Valley Authority project. Miles of trails lead hikers through deeply forested valleys and ridges. Many miles of woodland trails meander throughout the park and adjacent lands, providing spectacular views of Norris Lake and its surrounding hills and valleys. Hiking trails are open year round. Many other attractions await your finding at Norris Dam State Park.

Official Website: Norris Dam SP