special events

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: January 2nd 2017

Please call the Nature Center at 423.881.5708 for information about scheduled activities

4 Mar March 4th
FCF Thaw 15km Run & Weekend Excursion

Run the finale of the TSP Running Tour in a 15k traversing one of the most beautiful areas in the eastern United States. Register at Fall Creek Thaw 15K.

A special package rate has been set for those staying for the Awards Banquet Saturday night. The price includes one night lodging in Fall Creek Falls State Park Inn, the banquet meal, and breakfast on Sunday morning. Contact the Fall Creek Falls State Park Inn for reservations at 1-800-250-8610.

Please call the Nature Center at 423.881.5708 for more details

10-12 Mar March 10th - 12th
Basket Weaving Workshop

Jim and Nancy Phillips will guide you through the basics of basket making. There is a fee for this event and registration is required.

Please call the Nature Center at 423.881.5708 for more details

18-19 Mar March 18th - 19th
Waterfalls Weekend

Fall Creek Falls State Park is the premier waterfall destination in Tennessee. Photography seminars, hikes, and driving tours to multiple waterfalls are offered in addition to excursions to more remote areas to see the lesser visited waterfalls of the park and surrounding area.

Please call the Nature Center at 423.881.5708 for more details

8-9 Apr April 8th - 9th
36th Annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage

We will explore the wildflower rich areas of the park to see many early spring wildflowers and breathtaking views. A variety of hikes, workshops, driving tours, and slideshows will be offered.

Please call the Nature Center at 423.881.5708 for more details

TBD 2017
More Hikes, Music & Other Cool Stuff

Welcome to Fall Creek Falls State Park! Check back soon for more details about the 2017 Special Event schedule. 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.

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.

Fall Creek Falls State Resort Park, situated on the Western Edge of the Cumberland Plateau, contains approximately 26,000 acres of rugged beauty. Inside the park are both first class recreational facilities and pristine wilderness. Resource management staff is available year round to assist park visitors. Fifty miles of trails, including twenty-five miles of backpacking trails, and twenty miles of biking trails, lead the visitor away from the roads and into the wilderness at Fall Creek Falls. Questions relating to the programs above should be addressed to the Nature Center, Fall Creek Falls State Park, 10821 Park Road, Pikeville, TN, 37367. Phone 423.881.5708. Cabins and rooms can be reserved at Fall Creek Inn by calling 423.881.5241 or 800.250.8610.

Matt Brown – Park Ranger II