Safety

Rat Snake
Even small animals like this Rat Snake can cause injury if provoked.

Your safety is our top priority!

Watch your footing in fields and on unpaved trails.

Pedestrians should use trails or walk on the side of roads at all times.

Always cross the Old Nashville Highway at marked crosswalks.

Stay on the marked trails.

Drink plenty of water when walking or biking in the park.

Bicyclists should ride only on designated roads and obey all traffic laws.

Do not approach wildlife in the park.

In case of injury, contact us at 615-893-9501. Call 911 in an emergency.

 
CDC maps show estimated ranges of mosquitoes that can transmit the Zika virus.
Maps showing the estimated ranges of mosquitoes that can transmit the Zika virus.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zika Virus and the National Parks

Tennessee lies with the estimated ranges of the Aedes mosquito species known to transmit the Zika virus. Our staff has taken precautions to limit man made breeding sites for these insects. We recommend visitors follow take precautions to reduce their exposures to bites.

You can learn more about the risks and precautions you can take here.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

3501 Old Nashville Highway
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Phone:

(615) 893-9501
Headquarters

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