Outdoor Activities

Wild turkeys at Stones River National Battlefield

The landscapes of Stones River National Battlefield offer visitors an array of historic and natural features to experience during their stay.

Some popular outdoor activities available at the park are:

Interpretive Programs




Animal Watching

Picnicking is only permitted in the picnic area directly across the parking lot from the visitor center. Skates, skateboards, and scooters are not permitted. Other recreational activities such as kite flying and ball games are also prohibited.

Stones River Greenway Trailhead at Thompson Lane

Get some exercise and visit most of the park's units by walking or biking on the Murfreesboro Greenway System.

Greenway System Map

Last updated: April 14, 2015

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

3501 Old Nashville Highway
Murfreesboro, TN 37129


(615) 893-9501

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