Welcome to Fall Creek Falls State Park! These are some programs planned for your enjoyment and education.
For questions, please call the Nature Center at 423.881.5708.
Note: A parent or guardian must accompany youngsters twelve years old and younger.
Matt Brown – Park Ranger II
Last Updated: July 24th 2016
Please call the Nature Center at 423.881.5708 for information about scheduled activities
Hikes, Redneck Bowling, Boat Tours, Virgin Falls, Tree Rings and Things, Rock Hop, Softball, Critters, Cornhusk Dolls, Birds of Prey, Nature Watercolorsand more...
Welcome to Fall Creek Falls State Park! Summer vacation time is here and what a great place to spend it! The park provides a wonderful opportunity to enjoy some hiking, picnicking, boating, swimming, and wildlife watching while taking in the beautiful scenery. We encourage you to take advantage of the programs we have arranged for your enjoyment and enlightenment.
Please call the Nature Center at 423.881.5708 for more details or click here to download
the schedule for this weekend..
Fall Creek Falls State Park is exceptionally well suited to night sky viewing. Make plans to attend
any or all of the Astronomy Weekends to discuss constellations and spatial relationships in the solar
system. Telescope viewing will also be offered, weather permitting. For more information, email
Lloyd Watkins, or visit the
Cumberland Astronomical Society.
38th Annual Mountaineer Folk Festival
The Mountaineer Folk Festival’s jam-packed schedule includes handmade crafts, 2 stages of traditional
mountain music, demonstrations of pioneer skills, country cooking, and much more. Don’t miss this event!
Tennessee Fall Star Gaze
Fall Colors Weekend
Bicycle tours, guided hikes, and slideshows focusing on the autumn splendor of Fall Creek Falls State Park are a great way to enjoy a weekend.
Wild Foods Day
Field trips in Fall Creek Falls State Park identifying edible wild plants and workshops on preparing wild meats and breads are just a few of the activities. The real treat comes in enjoying the wild feast.
Embark on a 13-mile trek through some of the more remote portions of Fall Creek Falls State Park. This hike is for both novices and experienced backpackers and includes a 2-day guided hike with an overnight camp. There is a $10 fee and pre-registration is required. Contact the Nature Center at 423.881.5708.
Christmas on the Mountain
Make plans to attend a weekend of Yuletide fun, holiday music, handmade crafts and gifts for the
little ones. Activities include making Christmas crafts, storytelling, breakfast with Santa, and a
mountain craft show for everyone.
The Friends of Fall Creek Falls is not responsible for all activities, events or schedules posted. Therefore we recommend that you contact the park, the Friends group or other available contact provided for validation of dates, locations or times of events. All information should be verified by visitors wishing to attend any of the listed events.
- 2016 Special Events
- Weekly Activities (full)
- Weekly Activities (short)
- Astronomy Weekends
- 2016 Band Schedule Check back soon for the 2016 Band Schedule and weekly schedules. These will be posted as they come available.
- 2015 Astronomy Weekends
- 2015 Band Schedule
- 2015 Mountaineer Folk Festival
- 2014 Mountaineer Folk Festival
- 2015 Waterfalls Weekend